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The Divine Comedy

The Divine Comedy

One of the greatest poems of world literature is the epic poem Commedia (The Divine Comedy) by Dante Alighieri. See more (from a really well written article at Poetry Foundation) and http://www.worldofdante.org/maps_main.html
I was AMAZED by the quality of the UNABRIDGED version of Dante’s work from Naxos AudioBooks read by Heathcote WilliamsThe Inferno PurgatoryParadise. Also: Get the INFERNO PDF HERE PURGATORY  PDF and HEAVEN PDF HERE (no purchase needed for the PDF downloads). Note: You may also find many free versions of this work being read – but nothing I have found online comes close to the quality of the Naxo collection.  Naturally the best possible reading might by your own! See: The Divine Comedy – translated by Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Dante in translation with Giuseppe Mazzotta and David Lummus given at Yale:







Dante’s Purgatory:






Dante’s Paradise:








General Review:

Update: 02/11/2018

Discover: 102 works by William Blake! See water color illustrations to Dante’s Divine Comedy each rare, touching and beautiful. Example Inferno, Canto I, 1-90 / Image Source from Public Domain: