What more is there to say; one either decides to read the great works of the world or one doesn't.
This Everyman edition of Allen Mandelbaum's superb translation of Dante's DIVINE COMEDY is my favorite one-volume edition currently in print in English.
Under the jacket you'll find a very handsome cover and spine, as you do with all Everyman's Library editions.
The book is great! I am not that familiar with Dante and I generally don't read this type of book, but I became interested in the story after listening to Tangerine Dream's CDs... Read morePublished 1 month ago by KF
what a bunch of old thinking, religious crap. I am pissed off because this was a "classic". NOT. A waste of time and moneyPublished 1 month ago by T. Weaver
The translation is BEAUTIFUL! I don't speak Italian, but this translator does a wonderful job of making the beauty and rhyme of the Comedy accessible. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Christy
With "the classics"--especially translated ones--it is always "buyer beware" when dealing with Amazon Kindle web pages. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Reinhard Frisch
Dante's consciousness enveloped most of the religious and political history up to his time on earth and it is all in this volume. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Michael L Detzler