Henry Francis Cary

Henry Francis Cary

Translation in blank verse by Henry Francis Cary (Gibraltar 1772 – London 1844), English priest and man of letters.
Edition published at London in 1819 (first edition 1805).

The complete English translation of the Divine Comedy by H.F. Cary is accessible online.

To listen to the opening words of Hell in the English translation of H.F. Cary watch the video Glottis at minute 14:34

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Incipit dell’Inferno