The Betrothed

The Betrothed

A Tale of XVII Century Milan

Book - 2013
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Renzo and Lucia fly from the villainous Don Rodrigo and are separated. Their flight takes them out of their peaceful village life into turbulent history; violent bread riots in Milan, the ravages of the 30 years war, famine, and finally the plague, with all its attendant horrors.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2013.
ISBN: 9780375712340
0375712348
Branch Call Number: FIC MANZONI, ALESSANDRO
Characteristics: xxxii, 610 pages ; 21 cm.
Additional Contributors: Colquhoun, Archibald - Translator

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Nov 12, 2018

A great book with an interesting plot set in history and a huge cast of astonishing and captivating characters with a great moral center. A recommended read for anyone who loves historical books as well as books that offer invitation to deeper thoughts regarding themes in the book! Greatly enjoyed this book!

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GummiGirl
Jul 16, 2011

A fine read for lovers of big fat historical novels in the style of Hugo and Thackeray.

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