The Portable Dante

The Portable Dante

Dante Alighieri - Author

Mark Musa - Translator

Mark Musa - Editor/introduction

Mark Musa - Notes by

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ISBN 9780142437544 | 704 pages | 29 Jul 2003 | Penguin Classics | 5.27 x 7.79in | 18 - AND UP
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The scope and fire of Dante's genius in a single volume

Dante Alighieri paved the way for modern literature, while creating verse and prose that remain unparalleled for formal elegance, intellectual depth, and emotional grandeur. The Portable Dante contains complete verse translations of Dante's two masterworks, The Divine Comedy and La Vita Nuova, as well as a bibliography, notes, and an introduction by eminent scholar and translator Mark Musa.

Translated and edited by Mark Musa.

The Portable Dante Editor's Introduction
Translator's Note

The Divine Comedy

Vita Nuova

Selected Bibliography