1880s PURGATORY AND PARADISE - DANTE, Illustrations by Gustave Dore HEAVEN HELL
DANTE'S PURGATORY AND PARADISE - With Illustrations by Gustave Dore
Book Details + Condition: Circa 1885 edition of Dante's PURGATORY AND PARADISE, with Illustrations by Gustave Dore. Translated from the original Dante Alighieri by Henry Francis Cary. Edited by Henry C. Walsh, with explanatory notes. Folio. Elaborate gilt-decorated green boards with embosses back board. In very good condition: tight binding; rubbed corners and edges; light shelfwear to boards; text is clean and unmarked, save inscription from 1890 on front endpaper. 328 pages; measures 12" x 10". Please see our other listing for DANTE'S INFERNO, from the same year and publisher.