Matilde Pierro Donnarumma

Matilde Pierro Donnarumma

Translation in terza rima by Matilde Pierro Donnarumma (Napoli 1923)
Edition of the Inferno published at Napoli in 1980
Illustrated by John Flaxman (1755-1826)

To listen to the opening words of Hell translated into the Neapolitan dialect by Matilde Donnarumma watch the video Glottis at minute 33:46.

To listen to the verses of Francesca da Rimini (Inferno, canto V, 82-142) read by Matilde Pierro Donnarumma herself, click here.

Frontespizio
Incipit dell’Inferno
John Flaxman, Il sommo sacerdote sadduceo Caifas responsabile della crocifissione di Gesù (Inf., XXIII, 115-123).