John Jay Chapman papers concerning Dante's "Divine comedy" in translation
Papers concerning the translation of Dante's "Divine Comedy" by the literary scholar John Jay Chapman.
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Extent.4 linear feet (1 volume)
Leaves of the Milan 1864 edition of La Divina Commedia annotated by Chapman and interleaved with MS translations and notes in the hand of Chapman and Minna Timmons Chapman. Also includes a folder of miscellaneous manuscripts and typescripts of memoranda and brief notes removed from Chapman's books.
Biographical / Historical
Chapman was a literary scholar and Harvard professor.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
*86M-57. Gift of John Winthrop Aldrich, Rokeby, Barrytown, New York 12507; received: 1986 Mar. 28.
- Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933. John Jay Chapman papers concerning Dante's "Divine comedy" in translation: Guide.
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