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Author Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321.

Title The comedy of Dante Alighieri : the Florentine : Cantica II, Purgatory = Il Purgatorio / tr. by Dorothy L. Sayers.

Imprint London. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1955.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    851 Dante Alibhieri DAN v.2    Coming Soon
Description 388 pages ; illustrations ; 20 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Penguin classics
Penguin classics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary Purgatorio relates in thirty-three cantos Dante's progress, still with Virgil as his guide, up the mountain of purgatory, where souls expiate their sins before they enter heaven. As hell has circles, purgatory has terraces, one above the other, each representing one of the seven mortal sins. In each, an appropriate type of penance is practiced, and the spirit ascending the mountain must cleanse itself of each sin of which it is guilty.
Subject Dante Alighieri, 1265-1321. Purgatorio.
Italian poetry -- Translations into English.
Added Author Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957, translator.
Added Title Divina commedia. English
ISBN 9780140440461
0140440461

 
    
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