Translation of the entire poem by Soichi Nogami (Tokyo 1910 – 2001), professor of Italian literature at the university of Kyoto from 1947 and at the catholic università of Tokyo from 1973, author of an Italian grammar and an Italian-Japanese dictionary, founder of the Institute of Italian studies and of the Dante Alighieri Association at Kyoto.
Edition published at Tokyo in 1980 (first edition 1962).
Illustrated by Sandro Botticelli.

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Incipit dell’Inferno