The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri

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Houghton, Mifflin, 1867 - 760 pages
 

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Contents

I
3
II
6
III
9
IV
12
V
16
VI
19
VII
22
VIII
25
LI
301
LII
305
LIII
308
LIV
311
LV
315
LVI
318
LVII
321
LVIII
325

IX
28
X
31
XI
34
XII
37
XIII
40
XIV
43
XV
47
XVI
50
XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
59
XX
62
XXI
65
XXII
68
XXIII
72
XXIV
75
XXV
79
XXVI
82
XXVII
85
XXVIII
89
XXIX
92
XXX
95
XXXI
99
XXXII
102
XXXIII
105
XXXIV
109
XXXV
249
XXXVI
252
XXXVII
255
XXXVIII
258
XXXIX
262
XL
265
XLI
268
XLII
271
XLIII
275
XLIV
278
XLV
281
XLVI
284
XLVII
288
XLVIII
291
XLIX
295
L
298
LIX
328
LX
331
LXI
335
LXII
338
LXIII
342
LXIV
345
LXV
349
LXVI
352
LXVII
356
LXVIII
493
LXIX
496
LXX
500
LXXI
503
LXXII
506
LXXIII
509
LXXIV
512
LXXV
516
LXXVI
519
LXXVII
522
LXXVIII
526
LXXIX
529
LXXX
532
LXXXI
536
LXXXII
539
LXXXIII
542
LXXXIV
546
LXXXV
549
LXXXVI
552
LXXXVII
556
LXXXVIII
559
LXXXIX
562
XC
566
XCI
569
XCII
573
XCIII
576
XCIV
579
XCV
583
XCVI
586
XCVII
589
XCVIII
593
XCIX
596
C
600

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Page 454 - While he yet spake, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them: and behold a voice out of the cloud, which said, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased; hear ye him. And when the disciples heard it, they fell on their face, and were sore afraid. And Jesus came and touched them, and said, Arise, and be not afraid. And when they had lifted up their eyes, they saw no man, save Jesus only.
Page 116 - I testify unto every man that heareth the words of the prophecy of this book. If any man shall add unto these things, God shall add unto him the plagues that are written in this book : And if any man shall take away from the words of the book of this prophecy God shall take away his part out of the book of life, and out of the holy city and from the things which are written in this book.
Page 696 - And they that know thy name will put their trust in thee : for thou, LORD, hast not forsaken them that seek thee.
Page 652 - Give therefore thy servant an understanding heart to judge thy people, that I may discern between good and bad : for who is able to judge this thy so great a people ? And the speech pleased the Lord, that Solomon had asked this thing.
Page 704 - I knew a man in Christ above fourteen years ago (whether in the body I cannot tell; or whether out of the body I cannot tell: God knoweth); such an one caught up to the third heaven. And I knew such a man (whether in the body, or out of the body, I cannot tell: God knoweth); How that he was caught up into paradise, and heard unspeakable words, which it is not lawful for a man to utter.
Page 620 - But He, her fears to cease, Sent down the meek-eyed Peace ; She, crowned with olive green, came softly sliding Down through the turning sphere His ready harbinger, With turtle wing the amorous clouds dividing; And waving wide her myrtle wand, She strikes a universal peace through sea and land.
Page 683 - And in the same house remain, eating and drinking such things as they give : for the labourer is worthy of his hire.
Page 609 - Creep in our ears : soft stillness and the night Become the touches of sweet harmony. Sit, Jessica. Look how the floor of heaven Is thick inlaid with patines of bright gold : There's not the smallest orb which thou behold'st But in his motion like an angel sings, Still quiring to the young-eyed cherubins ; Such harmony is in immortal souls ; But whilst this muddy vesture of decay Doth grossly close it in, we cannot hear it. Enter Musicians. Come, ho ! and wake Diana with a hymn : With sweetest touches...
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Page 697 - How long, O Lord, holy and true, dost thou not judge and avenge our blood on them that dwell on the earth ? and white robes were given unto every one of them ; and it was said unto them, that they should rest yet for a little season, until their fellowservants also and their brethren, that should be killed as they were, should be fulfilled.

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