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Dante's Inferno in Plain and Simple English

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ISBN-10: 1475029217

ISBN-13: 9781475029215

Edition: N/A

Authors: Dante Alighieri, BookCaps Study Guides Staff

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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 you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin.The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of the modern text.We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help. We are a small, but growing company, and are adding titles every month. Visit BookCaps.com to find out more.
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Book details

Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication date: 3/12/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 160
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.00" long x 0.37" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Born Dante Alighieri in the spring of 1265 in Florence, Italy, he was known familiarly as Dante. His family was noble, but not wealthy, and Dante received the education accorded to gentlemen, studying poetry, philosophy, and theology. His first major work was Il Vita Nuova, The New Life. This brief collection of 31 poems, held together by a narrative sequence, celebrates the virtue and honor of Beatrice, Dante's ideal of beauty and purity. Beatrice was modeled after Bice di Folco Portinari, a beautiful woman Dante had met when he was nine years old and had worshipped from afar in spite of his own arranged marriage to Gemma Donati. Il Vita Nuova has a secure place in literary history: its…