Readership: Readers of poetry and epic; students of Renaissance Literature, the European epic, Italian literature, comparative literature, cultural studies, background for
courses on Milton and Spenser.
"The translation is accompanied by a clear, detailed and helpful introduction by Mark Davie." - David Robey, Times Literary Supplement
"Wickert's is a remarkable achievement...the translation is consistently faithful to almost every detail of the content." - David Robey, Times Literary Supplement