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Cary, Henry Francis 1772-1844

Overview
Works: 267 works in 1,225 publications in 4 languages and 12,425 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Essays  Illustrated works  Pictorial works  Portraits  Fiction  Biography  History  Sources 
Roles: Translator, Author, Editor, tra, Other
Classifications: PQ4315, 851.1
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Most widely held works by Henry Francis Cary
The Divine comedy by Dante Alighieri( Book )

197 editions published between 1805 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Writing his ""Comedy"" (the epithet ""Divine"" was added by later admirers) in exile from his native Florence, Dante aimed to address a world gone astray both morally and politically. It tells the story of a character who is at one and the same time both Dante himself and Everyman
The divine comedy of Dante Alighieri : Hell. Purgatory. Paradise by Dante Alighieri( Book )

22 editions published between 1909 and 2001 in English and held by 1,414 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From Dante's revolutionary use of the vernacular Italian, this translation in blank verse remains a standard. These 101 cantos form the height of the fall-and-redemption genre that would influence every generation of writer since
The Vision : or, Hell, Purgatory, & Paradise of Dante Alighieri by Dante Alighieri( Book )

191 editions published between 1814 and 1930 in English and Slave and held by 1,248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The divine comedy of Dante Alighieri by Dante Alighieri( Book )

37 editions published between 1800 and 2010 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This first volume of this new Divine Comedy presents the Italian text of the Inferno and, on facing pages, a new prose translation (the first in twenty-five years). The editor's translation brings a new power and accuracy to the rendering of Dante's extraordinary vision of Hell, with all its terror, pathos, and sardonic humor, and its penetrating analyses of the psychology of sin and the ills that plague society. The introduction and notes are designed with the first-time reader of the poem in mind but will be useful to others as well. The concise introduction presents essential biographical and historical background and a discussion of the form of the poem. The notes are more extensive than those in most translations currently available, and they contain much new material. In addition, sixteen short essays explore the autobiographical dimension of the poem, the problematic body analogy, the question of Christ's presence in Hell, and individual cantos that have been the subject of controversy, including those on homosexuality. There is an extensive bibliography, and the four indexes (to foreign words, passages cited, proper names in the notes, and to proper names in the text and translation). Illustrations include detailed maps of Italy, clearly labeled diagrams of the cosmos and of the structure of Hell, and line drawings illustrating objects and places mentioned in the poem
Purgatory and Paradise by Dante Alighieri( Book )

38 editions published between 1800 and 1901 in English and held by 569 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The early French poets by Henry Francis Cary( Book )

26 editions published between 1846 and 1970 in English and French and held by 408 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante's Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Book )

19 editions published between 1866 and 1885 in English and held by 398 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante's Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Book )

13 editions published between 1901 and 1909 in English and held by 344 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Vision of hell by Dante Alighieri( Book )

50 editions published between 1865 and 1976 in English and held by 322 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ex libris St Ignatius' Presbytery
Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Book )

23 editions published between 1840 and 2008 in English and Italian and held by 269 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante's immortal poem enters English in the clearest, the most accurate, the most readable translation in decades, accompanied by a commentary of unsurpassed scholarship. This new verse translation (with facing-page Italian text) is by internationally famed scholar and master teacher Hollander and his wife, poet Jean Hollander
The divine comedy by Dante Alighieri( Book )

9 editions published between 1908 and 1967 in English and held by 224 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"'The Divine Comedy' begins in a shadowed forest on Good Friday in the year 1300. It proceeds on a journey that, in its intense recreation of the depths and the heights of human experience, has become the key with which Western civilization has sought to unlock the mystery of its own identity. Allen Mandelbaum's astonishingly Dantean translation, which captures so much of the life of the original, renders whole for us the masterpiece that genius whom our greatest poets have recognized as a central model for all poets. This Everyman's edition -- containing in one volume all three cantos, 'Inferno, ' 'Purgatorio, ' and 'Paradiso' -- includes an introduction by Nobel Prize-winning poet Eugenio Montale, a chronology, notes, and a bibliography. Also included are forty-two drawings selected from Botticelli's marvelous late-fifteenth century series of illustrations." ***"An epic poem in which the poet describes his spiritual journey through Hell, Purgatory and Paradise -- guided first by the poet Virgil and then by his beloved Beatrice -- which results in a purification of his religious faith."
The vision of Purgatory and Paradise by Dante Alighieri( Book )

33 editions published between 1850 and 1910 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dante's Inferno by Dante Alighieri( Book )

8 editions published between 1800 and 1890 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poetical works by Alexander Pope( Book )

55 editions published between 1839 and 2000 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ill. by John Gilbert
The Divine comedy of Dante Alighieri : Inferno, Purgatory, Paradise by Dante Alighieri( Book )

4 editions published in 1935 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

La divina commedia, or The divine vision by Dante Alighieri( Book )

7 editions published in 1928 in English and Italian and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The divine comedy by Dante Alighieri( Book )

11 editions published between 1814 and 1973 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This single volume, blank verse translation of The Divine Comedy includes an introduction, maps of Dante's Italy, Hell, Purgatory, Geocentric Universe, and political panorama of the thirteenth and early fourteenth century, diagrams and notes providing the reader with invaluable guidance
Poetical works by William Cowper( Book )

26 editions published between 1839 and 1885 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life of William Cowper by J.M. Ross.__
Sonnets and odes by Henry Francis Cary by Henry Francis Cary( Book )

25 editions published between 1788 and 2011 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ode to General Kosciusko by Henry Francis Cary( Book )

16 editions published between 1797 and 2011 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Cary, H. F.

Cary, H. F. 1772-1844

Cary, H.F. (Henry Francis), 1772-1844

Cary, Henry

Cary, Henry 1772-1844

Cary, Henry F.

Cary, Henry F. 1772-1844

Cary, William 1772-1844

Henry Francis Cary Brits taalkundige (1772-1844)

Henry Francis Cary Gibraltarian translator

Генры Фрэнсіс Кэры

Генрі Френсіс Кері

Кэри, Генри Фрэнсис

Languages
English (834)

Italian (4)

French (1)

Slave (1)

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