The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: The Carlyle-Wicksteed Translation (Modern Library #208.1)

By: DANTE

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Book Condition: Good in Good dust jacket


The famed lengthy narrative poem in a complete and unabridged Modern Library reprint edition. In this work, Dante brilliantly lays out his vision of the afterlife in his "Inferno", "Purgatorio", and "Paradiso". From translations by John Carlyle, Thomas Okey and Philip Wicksteed. With an introduction by C.H. Grandgent and a bibliography compiled by Ernest H. Wilkins. Includes scattered black & white maps and illustrations. --- In Toledano spine 8 / light green cloth / gilt titling on black spine & cover blocks / black topstain / grey Kent endpapers / jacket style i / verso advertises 388 titles in ML catalog. Likely published c.1960 (though 1950 date appears in book). ML #208.1. --- A weakened front hinge has been carefully reinforced prior to this listing, and with noticeable wear and age-toning to cloth; otherwise a sound copy. Unclipped dust jacket with chafing and small tears to edges and light soiling to spine; remains mostly intact and protected in removable mylar wrapper.; 12mo 7" - 7-1/2" tall; xxi, 625 pages

Title: The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri: The Carlyle-Wicksteed Translation (Modern Library #208.1)

Author Name: DANTE

Categories: >>Religion and Spirituality, >>Poetry, >>Modern Library Editions, >>Classic Fiction, Literature,

Publisher: New York, The Modern Library: [c.1960]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good in Good dust jacket

Stock No.: 83154