An Irish Precursor of Dante


This antique hardcover book is bound in green cloth boards, with black spine lettering. Some edgewear; bookplate and library sticker on endpapers; most inner pages clean. Boswell traces paralells between the seventh-century writings of Adomnan, and the themes of Dante's "Inferno." 262 pages; approx. 5"x7".



  • An Irish Precursor of Dante: A Study on the Vision of Heaven and Hell Ascribed to the Eighth-Century Irish Saint Adamnan, with Translation of the Irish Text
  • C.S. Boswell
  • The Grimm Library, 1908