This is one of the best translations of this great work I have read, but the real treasure is the end notes.Published 5 months ago by Catherine
I chose this translation because I am listening to a series of lectures on the Inferno recorded by the translator, Anthony Esolen, for Catholic Courses. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Amazon Customer
I read this as an English class assignment and I really liked it even though it was a translation, though the thing I thought was kinda funny was that ol' Dante pretty much made a... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Swank Ivy
Text was fantastic. I am fluent in Italian and thought that the main translator did a magnificent job.
Loved the book...
When I went in search of a good literal translation of Dante's "Inferno" for selections to accompany an exhibition of Amos Nattini's remarkable illustrations of this text,... Read morePublished 14 months ago by Classical Curiosities
I needed the book for school. It was in great conditions and right on time. Also, it was very inexpensive.Published 19 months ago by Chayo
Esolen's scholarship in this marvelous translation is simply masterful. He clearly knows the text thoroughly and the history that surrounds it. Read morePublished 22 months ago by Gott's Kind