Book List in Order: 17 titles

  • One of the surest signs of fame among men is when one is known solely by his first name, and yet the mention of just that first name makes clear who is being spoken of. So it is with Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), known simply as Dante, thanks to the s...


  • A unique treatise by a poet, written for poets, on the art of poetry The La Vita Nuova is elaborately and symbolically patterned, consisting of a selection of Dante's early poems, interspersed with his own prose commentary. The poems themselves ...


  • Dante and His Circle, With the Italian Poets Preceding Him by Dante Alighieri. This book is a reproduction of the original book published in 1899 and may have some imperfections such as marks or hand-written notes....






  • 3 obras de Dante AlighieriEscritor, poeta e político italiano (1265–1321)Este livro apresenta uma coleção de 3 obras de Dante Alighieri.Índice interativo:A Divina Comédia - InfernoA Divina Comédia - ...


  • Excerpt:IN the midway of this our mortal life,I found me in a gloomy wood, astrayGone from the path direct: and e'en to tellIt were no easy task, how savage wildThat forest, how robust and rough its growth,Which to remember only, my dismayRenews, in ...






  • Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help ...


  • The second stage in Dante's journey to redemption, Purgatory is presented here in a verse translation by JG Nichols, with English and the original Italian on facing pages, notes and a concise introduction to each canto....


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    "This translation of Dante's Convito--the first in English--is from the hand of a lady whose enthusiasm for the genius of Dante has made it a chief pleasure of her life to dwell on it by translating, not his Divine Comedy only, but also the whole bod...


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    Dante was a late 13th century Italian poet from Florence. Divina Commedia is considered the greatest literary work composed in the Italian language and a masterpiece of world literature. Dante has been called the “Father of Italian Language”. Con...


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    The third volume of Dante's Divine ComedyTo the consternation of his more academic admirers, who believed Latin to be the only proper language for dignified verse, Dante wrote his Comedy in colloquial Italian, wanting it to be a poem for the commo...


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    Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and...


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    Finally available, a high quality book of the original classic edition of The vision of hell.; By Dante Alighieri.; Translated by Rev. Henry Francis Cary, M.A.; and illustrated with the seventy-five designs of Gustave Dore.. It was previously publish...


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    This new translation presents the Italian text of the Inferno, and, on facing pages, Robert Durling''s new prose translation, which brings a new power and accuracy to the rendering of Dantes extraordinary vision of Hell, with all its terror, pathos, ...