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Key to Dante’s Divine Comedy


The topography of Dante’s Spiritual World—“…the earth is round, having a hemisphere of land, in the center of which stands Jerusalem. The other hemisphere originally contained land; but when Lucifer, hurled from Heaven, was about to fall upon it, the soil ‘veiled itself with the sea’ and came to the other side of the globe, making a hemisphere of land and a hemisphere of water. The interior of the earth also retreated before the descending Lucifer, leaving a vast conical-shaped cavity…”   | 11″ x 17″