End of Europe's Middle Ages

Inferno: La divina commedia
(The Divine Comedy)

Dante's Inferno, Bartolomeo

Inferno (excerpt)
O Simon Magus! O disciples of his!
                    Miserable pimps and hucksters, that have sold
                    The things of God, troth-plight to the righteousness,
                    Into adultery for silver and gold;
                    For you the trump must sound now - you are come
                    To the bag: the third bowge (pit) has you in its hold...

In The Middle Ages Volume I, pp.326-327.

  Italian version of Inferno

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