I've read the Mandelbaum translation as well. Mandelbaum's phrasing is a bit more appealing to me, but his notes are lacking. Read morePublished on Aug. 8 2003 by pietrogiovanni
This translation of Inferno, one of the three pieces of the epic ensemble The Divine Comedy, is perhaps the best yet. Read morePublished on May 19 2003
The first book of The Divine Comedy (I write of the Inferno contained in the copyright 1980 Harvard Classics Edition) is a tale of the macabre and discovery. Read morePublished on Jan. 8 2003 by Robert Shane Ellis
I didn't know a lot about Dante's Divine Comedy before I decided to read this. I paged through several different translations and decided on Mark Musa's work. Read morePublished on Oct. 14 2002 by Amazon Customer
I love Dante so much I cannot find words to explain it. His epic (all three parts, not just Inferno) leaves one gasping for adjectives. Read morePublished on Sept. 18 2002 by Carlo
The Inferno is a timeless classic that continues to inspire young authors. I recently ran a cross a modern version of the book,, A Journey to hell and Back by Charlotte Johnson,... Read morePublished on March 9 2002 by "mylatoya"