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Purgatory from The Divine Comedy

By: Dante Alighieri
Narrated by: Heathcote Williams
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Purgatory is the second part of Dante's The Divine Comedy. The listener finds the Poet, with his guide Virgil, ascending the terraces of the Mount of Purgatory inhabited by those doing penance to expiate their sins on earth. There are the proud - forced to circle their terrace for eons bent double in humility; the slothful running around crying out examples of zeal and sloth; while the lustful are purged by fire.
(P)1998 NAXOS AudioBooks Ltd.; ©1998 NAXOS AudioBooks Ltd.

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hands down the best reading of Dante.

heathcote williams and this free vers translation make the best audiobook of this, the finest spiritual poem ever written,Dantes the Devine Comedy..You will be in awe while listening to this book....

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