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The comedy of Dante Alighieri, the Florentine by Dante Alighieri

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Published by Penguin Books in Harmondsworth [Eng.], Baltimore .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Statementtranslated by Dorothy L. Sayers and Barbara Reynolds.
SeriesThe Penguin classics
ContributionsSayers, Dorothy L. 1893-1957, tr., Reynolds, Barbara, 1914- tr.
LC ClassificationsPQ4315 .S32 1975
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5246563M
ISBN 100140441050
LC Control Number75318626

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