Reading Dante

About ten years ago, I decided to read Dorothy L. Sayers’s English translation of Dante‚Äôs Divine Comedy. I duly started with Hell and, although it made interesting reading in terms of general knowledge, I must confess I was not enthralled by the story per se. Still, I diligently carried on with Purgatory, at the end of which I decided to take a break.

Being short of reading material recently, I resumed the trilogy and picked Paradise off the shelf. Being a translator now means that I Continue reading