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The Inferno from the Divine Comedy / Dante.

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  • ISBN: 9626340991
  • Physical Description: 3 audio discs (3 hr., 57 min., 17 sec.) : digital
  • Publisher: [Sheffield, Yorkshire, England] : Naxos AudioBooks, 1996.

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General Note: Compact discs.
Classic literature with classical music.
Program notes in container.
Participant or Performer Note: Read by Heathcote Williams.
Summary, etc.: "Abandon all hope you who enter here" Dante's hell is one of the most remarkable visions i Western literature. An allegory for his and future ages, it is, at the same time, an accounty of terrifying realism. The Inferno is the first part of the long journey which continues through redemption to revelation (through Purgatory and Paradise).
Subject: Hell > Poetry.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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