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The Inferno of Dante Alighieri with a Translation in English Blank Verse, Notes, and a Life of the Author - [Complete in 2 Volumes] by  Henry Francis (1772-1844) Tr Dante Alighieri (1265-1321). Cary - 1st Edition in this form - 1805 - from MW Books Ltd. (SKU: 108537)

The Inferno of Dante Alighieri with a Translation in English Blank Verse, Notes, and a Life of the Author - [Complete in 2 Volumes]

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The Inferno of Dante Alighieri with a Translation in English Blank Verse, Notes, and a Life of the Author - [Complete in 2 Volumes]

by Dante Alighieri (1265-1321). Cary, Henry Francis (1772-1844) Tr

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Both volumes finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with dark morocco gilt-blocked labels. An exce
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London; Printed For James Carpenter, Old Bond St., 1805. 1st Edition in this form. Both volumes finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with dark morocco gilt-blocked labels. An exceptional set - scans and additional bibliographic detail on request. ; 1 pages; Description: 2v. , 286p. & 313p. Front. (port. ) . 12cm. Subjects: Hell --Poetry. Hell in art. Cary's celebrated translation that remained the standard for subsequent and other editions for decades..

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MW Books Ltd. IE (IE)
Bookseller Inventory #
108537
Title
The Inferno of Dante Alighieri with a Translation in English Blank Verse, Notes, and a Life of the Author - [Complete in 2 Volumes]
Author
Dante Alighieri (1265-1321). Cary, Henry Francis (1772-1844) Tr
Book condition
Used - Both volumes finely bound in modern aniline calf over marble boards. Raised bands with dark morocco gilt-blocked labels. An exce
Quantity available
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Edition
1st Edition in this form
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
London; Printed For James Carpenter, Old Bond St.
Date published
1805
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