"TRANSPARENT SIMPLICITY AND INTENSE VIVIDNESS"
DANTE (CARY, Henry Francis, translator). The Vision; or Hell, Purgatory, And Paradise, of Dante Alighieri. London, 1819. Three volumes.
Second edition of Cary's renowned translation of Dante's Divine Comedy—the first in this larger octavo format—very handsomely bound in contemporary morocco-gilt. $4700.