The Divine Comedy by Dante Alighieri (The Heritage Press)


Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1943. The Heritage Press. Beautifully Illustrated throughout.

Slipcase in Very Good condition.

Introduction by Arthur Livingston. Illustrations by William Blake Translated to English by Melville Best Anderson.

The Divine Comedy begins in a shadowed forest on Good Friday in the year 1300. It proceeds on a journey that, in its intense recreation of the depths and the heights of human experience, has become the key with which Western civilization has sought to unlock the mystery of its own identity.

Book has some fading and discoloration to spine due to exposure to sun, else fine condition. Slipcase has some peeling along edge, else would be considered fine condition.