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Inferno: A New Translation by Anthony Esolen pdf

Inferno: A New Translation by Anthony Esolen pdf

Inferno: A New Translation by Anthony Esolen by Dante Alighieri

Inferno: A New Translation by Anthony Esolen



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Inferno: A New Translation by Anthony Esolen Dante Alighieri ebook
ISBN: 9780812970067
Publisher: Random House Publishing Group
Page: 528
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There was a second one I even had to find a new translation! Feb 21, 2007 - Anthony Esolen's Pinsky's of the Inferno. Merwin's Purgatorio is Rarely do I wait for a book the way I waited for his Paradise---I was like a kid waiting for his favorite band's new album to come out. Nov 2, 2013 - Further specification: for practical use in an undergraduate class. Dec 8, 2011 - Detained there by Pope Boniface VIII while his political enemies seized control of the city, Dante was fined and eventually banished from Florence for his opposition to the new ruling party. / Comment as a Guest, or login: / Login to IntenseDebate / Login to WordPress.com. Dec 11, 2012 - The College handed over to a mere six cardinals the responsibility of finding a new Pope, and they made the bold choice of a Crusader in minor orders, the Archdeacon of Liege. Sayers translation is so creakily Anglo-early-20th-century that its hard to take seriously as the work of an Italian. Her notes are very good, but take them with a grain of salt: for my money they're a bit too influenced by the bizarre theology of Charles Williams. [Inferno XXV.43, author's translation]. For the Dante class we had used So I relied on the translation by Anthony Esolen instead, which managed to preserve some of the rhyme scheme, and, as an added bonus, included all of Gustave Doré's illustrations! He would never again He was, as he later remarks in the Inferno, as much of a glutton for knowledge as he was for experience. / Post a new comment / Enter text right here! Anthony Esolen, a Professor of Renaissance English Literature at Providence College, is a true renaissance man. I must say that the best translations and commentaries I have encountered have been from Professor Anthony Esolen. Apr 27, 2013 - Login / Follow the discussion / Comments / There are no comments posted yet. Sep 9, 2010 - As I explained earlier, my previous readings of The Divine Comedy consisted of a college course that covered Inferno and the first ten cantos of Purgatorio. His translations of Dante -- Inferno , Paradise and Purgatory -- are among the best in a very crowded field. If we have time, maybe we could also discuss why on earth a new translation of Dante seems to come out approximately every two months.

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