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Dante Inferno Divine Comedy Gustave Dore Antique Hell Devil Poetry Book Heaven For Sale

Dante Inferno Divine Comedy Gustave Dore Antique Hell Devil Poetry Book Heaven

DANTE'S INFERNO

ILLUSTRATED BY

GUSTAVE DORE

This sale is for an originalca. 1899edition of "DANTE'S INFERNO"by Dante Alighieri.

YOU'LL LOVE THIS BOOK!!!

It is beautifully illustrated by world famous 19th century French artist GUSTAVE DORE.

The 75 PLATES!!! which adorn this workare all 9 1/2"x 11 1/2" FULL-PAGE ENGRAVINGS!!!

Each and every illustration bears testimony to the earnest desire of the Publishers to spare no effort or expense necessary to the production of a book which should prove in every way satisfactory to those interested in the subject treated.

Publishedcirca 1899, this book is in VERY GOOD CONDITION! for its age andespecially to beapproximately 104 YEARS OLD!!!ALL PAGES ARE PRESENT!!! and tightly bound with NO TEARS!!!or anymarkings.It measures approximately 10" x12" andis complete with162 pages. This book is highly desirableamong both art lovers and antiquarian book collectors alike so...GET IT WHILE YOU CAN!!!

INFERNO opens on the evening of Good Friday in the year 1300. Traveling through a dark wood, Dante Alighieri has lost his path and now wanders fearfully through the forest. The sun shines down on a mountain above him, and he attempts to climb up to it but finds his way blocked by three beasts—a leopard, a lion, and a she-wolf. Frightened and helpless, Dante returns to the dark wood. Here he encounters the ghost of Virgil, the great Roman poet, who has come to guide Dante back to his path, to the top of the mountain. Virgil says that their path will take them through Hell and that they will eventually reach Heaven, where Dante's beloved Beatrice awaits. He adds that it was Beatrice, along with two other holy women, who, seeing Dante lost in the wood, sent Virgil to guide him. Virgil leads Dante through the gates of Hell, marked by the haunting inscription "abandon all hope, you who enter here" (III.7). Eventually, the poets reach the Lethe, the river of forgetfulness, and travel from there out of Hell and back onto Earth. They emerge from Hell on Easter morning, just before sunrise.

GOOD LUCK!!!

offerding starts low so offer NOW!!! for a great deal and you might WIN!!! Please see our other books too! 

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