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    • The Inferno of Dante

    • By: Dante Alighieri, Robert Pinsky (translator)
    • Narrated by: Seamus Heaney, Frank Bidart, Louise Glück, and others
    • Length: 5 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 127
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 115
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 115

    This critically acclaimed translation was awarded the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Poetry and the Harold Morton Landon Translation Award given by the Academy of American Poets. Well versed, rapid, and various in style, the Inferno is narrated by Pinsky and three other leading poets: Seamus Heaney, Frank Bidart, and Louise Glück.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A great translation of the epic.

    • By craig on 09-14-15

    Regular price: $21.00

    • The Inferno of Dante: Translated by Robert Pinsky

    • By: Dante Aligheri, Robert Pinsky (translator)
    • Narrated by: George Guidall
    • Length: 4 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 104
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 97
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 98

    Dramatic, intense, and gripping, The Inferno of Dante is an astonishing masterpiece that no listener can afford to miss. Robert Pinsky, the distinguished American poet, preserves the burning clarity and universal relevance of this 13th-century literary masterpiece in a triumphant new translation for our times. Line by line, canto by canto, Robert Pinksy affirms The Inferno as a powerful living classic for today’s listeners.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Just the Inferno, Raw and Powerful

    • By Bruce on 08-13-13

    Regular price: $17.49

    • The Inferno of Dante

    • By: Dante Alighieri, Robert Pinsky - translator
    • Narrated by: John Cleese
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 149
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 62
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 63

    Poet and essayist Robert Pinsky's translation captures the intensity and passion of the literary masterpiece, and world-renowned actor John Cleese contributes a profound and electrifying performance.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good Interpretation, Somewhat difficult to follow

    • By Todd on 02-15-05

    Regular price: $12.57