Thanks Steve. I'm going to let things sink in a bit before commenting
(except commenting that I don't care much for the translations you have.)
For the Saha references you made, I have more information to give.
The posts to TSE on the Saha essay start with this one:
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> Date: Thu, 5 Jul 2001 23:19:38 EDT
> Subject: Dante in the hyacinth garden
The essay citation is:
Saha, P.K.; Eliot's The Waste Land; The Explicator;
vol. 46, no. 3, Spring 1988; pp. 31-2; Washington D.C.
A portion of the essay is at Michael Palmer's TWL site at URL