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Compositions by John Flaxman, Sculptor, R.A., from the Divine Poem of Dante Alghieri, Containing Hell, Purgatory and Paradise, with Quotations from the Italian and translations from the version of the Rev. H. Boyd

Written by Dante Alighieri
(Italian, Florence ca. 1265–1321 Ravenna)

Translator: Henry Boyd (Anglo-Irish, Antrim, Northern Ireland 1748/49–1832 Down, Northern Ireland)
Designer: John Flaxman (British, York 1755–1826 London)
Engraver: Tommaso Piroli (Italian, Rome 1752–1824 Rome)
Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees and Orme (London)
Publisher: Published in London by Robert Harding Evans (British, 1778–1857)
Publisher: William Miller (London)
Publisher: John and Arthur Arch (London)
Date: 1807
Medium: Book: line engraving
Dimensions: Book: 11 5/8 x 17 3/4 x 5 5/16 in. (29.5 x 45.1 x 13.5 cm)
Classification: Books
Credit Line: Museum Accession, transferred from the Library, 1921
Accession Number: 21.36.136

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