Translation in tercets, and partially in terza rima, of John A. Ciardi (Boston 1916 – 1986), American poet, translator and etymologist of Italian origin.
Edition of the Inferno published at New York in 1982. First edition 1954. First edition of Purgatorio and Paradiso respectively 1961 and 1970.

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Incipit dell’Inferno