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The Dore Illustrations for Dante's Divine Comedy (136 Plates by Gustave Dore)
Gustave Doré

Dover Publications, 1976

These 135 fantastic and grotesque scenes depict the passion and grandeur of Dante's masterpiece — from the depths of Hell onto the mountain of Purgatory and up to the empyrean realms of Paradise. Includes plates produced for The Inferno, Purgatory, and Paradise. Illustrations accompanied by appropriate lines from the Longfellow translation.
  
  











  



  
The Divine Comedy by Dante, Illustrated, Paradise, Volume 1, 2012

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Purgatory (Modern Library Classics)
Dante

Modern Library, 2004

A new translation by Anthony Esolen Illustrations by Gustave Doré   Written in the fourteenth century by Italian poet and philosopher Dante Alighieri, The Divine Comedy is arguably the greatest epic poem of all time—presenting Dante’s brilliant vision of the three realms of Christian afterlife: Inferno, Purgatory, and Paradise . In this second and perhaps most imaginative part of his masterwork, Dante struggles up the terraces ...
  
  











  



  
Dore's Illustrations for "Paradise Lost" (Dover Pictorial Archives)
Gustave Doré

Dover Publications, 1993

This volume presents superb royalty-free reproductions of all 50 plates Doré created for a 19th-century edition of "Paradise Lost." Among the events depicted: the expulsion of Satan from Heaven, Adam and Eve in Paradise, the nine-day fall of Lucifer's legions to Hell, the Creation, the temptation of Eve, and the Flood.
  
  











  



  
THE DIVINE COMEDY (The Inferno, The Purgatory, The Paradise) [DELUXE ANNOTATED EDITION]: Includes More Than ...

NorthPointe, 2014

*** This Ebook Features Amazing Dynamic Chapter Navigation & Professional Formatting for a Premium Reading Experience. The Divine Comedy (Italian: Divina Commedia) is an epic poem written by Dante Alighieri between c. 1308 and his death in 1321. It is widely considered the preeminent work of Italian literature, and is seen as one of the greatest works of world literature. The poem's imaginative and allegorical vision of the afterlife is ...
  
  











  



  
The Tales of Mother Goose As First Collected by Charles Perrault in 1696, 2011

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Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Tales & Poems (Illustrated/Annotated) (Top Five Classics Book 13)

Top Five Books, 2014

This Top Five Classics illustrated edition of the COMPLETE TALES & POEMS of Edgar Allan Poe features 156 works by Poe, including all of his short stories and poems. 69 Tales, including: • The Tell-Tale Heart • The Murders in the Rue Morgue • The Fall of the House of Usher • The Masque of the Red Death • The Pit and the Pendulum • The Purloined Letter • The Black Cat • Hop-Frog • The Cask of Amontillado 74 Poems, ...
  
  











  



  
The Raven (Illustrated) (Top Five Classics Book 14)

Top Five Books, 2014

This Top Five Classics illustrated edition of Edgar Allan Poe's THE RAVEN includes: • All 25 illustrations by Gustave Doré for Harper & Brothers' 1884 edition • An informative Introduction • A detailed Biography of Edgar Allan Poe • The illustrated version and text-only version of the full poem No poem has ever received the kind of immediate and overwhelming response that Poe's "The Raven" did when it first appeared in the New ...
  
  











  



  
Praying the Rosary Step-by-Step

Rita Bogna, 2013

Few devotions have become as widespread among the Catholic faithful as the Most Holy Rosary of the Blessed Virgin Mary. It is undoubtedly the most popular and common Marian devotion due to its simplicity, the ease with which it can be learnt and the profound and sublime character of its prayers and meditations. The Rosary has been variously described as “an epitome of the Old Testament,” “an abridgement of the New Testament,” “a ...
  
  











  



  
Mythic Locations (Ars Magica)
Christian Rosenkjaer Andersen, Timothy Ferguson, ...

John Nephew, 2014

The magi of the Order of Hermes call some of the greatest supernatural places of Mythic Europe home, but there is still much that they do not know. Four realms of power touch the world, leaving their varied marks on the landscape. These places hold allies and enemies, peril and reward, power and mysteries, even secrets. Where do you want to go this season? From a toy fair to Purgatory, from wolves to truffles, from poisoned ground to healing ...
  
  











  



  
Paradise (Modern Library Classics)
Dante

Modern Library, 2007

“If there is any justice in the world of books, [Esolen’s] will be the standard Dante . . . for some time to come.”–Robert Royal, Crisis In this, the concluding volume of The Divine Comedy , Dante ascends from the devastation of the Inferno and the trials of Purgatory. Led by his beloved Beatrice, he enters Paradise, to profess his faith, hope, and love before the Heavenly court. Completed shortly before his death, Paradise is the ...
  
  











  



  
Inferno (Modern Library Classics)
Dante

Modern Library, 2005
  
  











  



  
Sleeping Beauty (Original Text with Classic Illustrations)
Charles Perrault

Hythloday Press, 2014

Veiled in a thick and thorny wood, an enchanted princess lies sleeping for a century, awaiting a prince, whose time has come to break the spell. The original tale of The Sleeping Beauty in the Wood was written by Charles Perrault, inventor of the modern fairy tale and creator of such timeless characters as Little Red Riding Hood and Puss in Boots. It is among the most beautiful and enduring of all stories, and has inspired hundreds of ...
  
  











  



  
The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Dover Publications, 1970

Gustave Dore's magnificent engravings for The Rime of the Ancient Mariner are among the later works of the great French illustrator. The intensely evocative poem provided Doré with the long-awaited opportunity to convey limitless space on a gigantic scale, and he exploited the poem's fantastic range of atmosphere to the limits of its possibilities. The terrifying space of the open sea, the storms and whirlpools of an unknown ocean, the vast ...
  
  











  



  
The Divine Comedy by Dante, Illustrated, Paradise, Volume 3, 2012

This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.
  
  











  



  
The Divine Comedy by Dante, Illustrated, Hell, Complete, 2011

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The Divine Comedy
Dante Alighieri

BARNES & NOBLE, 2010

A landmark of world literature, "The Divine Comedy" tells of the poet Dante's travels through Hell, Purgatory and Paradise in search of salvation. Before he is redeemed by his love for the heavenly Beatrice, he learns the meaning of evil, sin, damnation and forgiveness through a series of unforgettable experiences and encounters in what is considered a pre-eminent work of Italian literature. This edition of "The Divine Comedy" features Henry ...
  
  











  



  
The Dore Bible Illustrations
Gustave Dore

Dover Publications, 1974

Detailed plates from the Bible: the Creation scenes, Adam and Eve, horrifying visions of the Flood, the battle sequences with their monumental crowds, depictions of the life of Jesus and visions of the new Jerusalem. Each of the 241 plates is accompanied by the appropriate verses from the King James version of the Bible.
  
  











  



  
Inferno (Modern Library Classics)
Dante

Modern Library, 2003

Translated by Anthony Esolen Illustrations by Gustave Doré A groundbreaking bilingual edition of Dante’s masterpiece that includes a substantive Introduction, extensive notes, and appendixes that reproduce Dante’s key sources and influences.
  
  











  



  
Perrault's Fairy Tales (Dover Children's Classics)
Charles Perrault

Dover Publications, 1969

Here are the original eight stories from the 1697 volume Contes de temps passé by the great Charles Perrault (1628–1703) in a translation that retains the charming and unsentimental simplicity that has won Perrault a permanent position in French literature. These were among the earliest versions of some of our most familiar fairy tales ("Cinderella," "Sleeping Beauty," "Little Red Riding Hood," "Puss in Boots," and "Tom Thumb") and are ...
  
  











  








   



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