The Divine Comedy


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Hardcover, full red genuine leather binding, heavily decorated in gold with raised spine. All edges gilt, pale yellow silk moire end-papers and silk ribbon marker bound-in. Printed on archival acid-neutral paper. Translated into English verse by Melville Best Anderson, with notes and elucidations by the translator. Introduction by Arthur Livingston. Illustrated with 32 drawings by William Blake. First Easton Press edition thus. A title in the 100 Greatest Books Ever Written series, Collector’s Edition. No previous ownership marks. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked copy. Fine.

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Weight 3.5 lbs
Book Author

Dante Alighieri


Easton Press

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Publish Place

Norwalk, Connecticut


4to – over 9¾ – 12" tall

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