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Sign promeszi for LibraryThing to find out whether you’ll like this book. Considerato dalla maggioranza una grande opera io la trovo noiosa, assurdamente. Pagine su pagine a descrivere paesaggi, villaggi e viaggi infiniti mentre le scene principali si risolvono in fretta, pagina dopo pagina.
Approfondimenti inutili su personaggi altrettanto inutili e Nasreen44 Jun 8, Strange to say, although in times of immediate danger, in face of an enemy, the image of death always breathed new spirit into him and filled him with angry courage, the same image appearing to him in the silence of the night, in the safety of his own castle, afflicted him with sudden dismay.
For this time it was not death at primessi hands of a mortal like himself that threatened him; not a death that could be driven off by better weapons or a quicker hand. It was a death that came all alone, from within; it might still be far away, but every moment brought it a stride nearer.
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The Betrothed is an Italian classic, a Catholic classic, and one of the world’s most influential historical novels. First published init was well worth the read. I wrote a little about the background and plot of the novel in an earlier postso I won’t repeat aposi here, but as a reminder, Biignami Betrothed is the story of Lucia and Renzo, a young couple living in seventeenth century Italy who simply want to get married.
Unfortunately, the Spanish occupation has brought the evil Don Rodrigo into the picture, and his desire for Lucia interferes with their plans in a most tragic way.
Though this conflict forms the core of the plot, there are several other side stories and characters that are equally as interesting, and that lift the story from a mere romance to, as Daniel Burt calls it, “a panoramic depiction of an entire culture and its values. Manzoni’s meticulous research and his attention to detail serve him well as he describes the effect of the plague on the citizens of Milan. But I also was moved by two key conversations in the novel, both of which involve the historical figure of Cardinal Federigo Borromeo, younger cousin of St.
Federigo was the Archbishop of Milan beginning inand Manzoni does a masterful job of portraying his faith and wisdom, especially when he meets with those who struggle with living out their faith.
Pope Francis challenges all priests “to be shepherds with the smell of sheep,” and Archbishop Federigo Borromeo illustrates that vividly, especially when contrasted with the weak priest Don Abbondio. The other character I was most fascinated by was the man known only as “The Unnamed. The complexity of his character, his impact on the plot, and the inner workings of his mind and soul drew me even further into the story.
The Betrothed is a true classic of Catholic literature, displaying faith as the integral part of human life that it bivnami.
However, this is no sugar-coated treatment of Christian life. Not all clergy and religious are virtuous ;romessi The Betrothedand characters struggle with biggnami, doubt, nihilism, and forgiveness. All in all, I highly recommend The Betrothedespecially for those who like historical fiction.
It would also make a good read for a book group, with lots to talk about. If you do decide to read it, you may find The Betrothed Map helpful. I knew nothing about it until Pope Francis mentioned it.
Our book club decided to read it. It is a prmoessi novel and love story set in what is now northern Italy in the early s. Renzo and Lucia are a devoted devout couple who plan to marry. Don Rodrigo, a local baron, has decided he fancies Lucia and forbids the local priest to marry them. She is aided and saved by Fr. Christopher who puts her in a convent and sends Renzo to another city.
Eventually after wars, famine, the plague, and various misadventures the two are united. The novel is filled with unsavory characters and saintly characters. I was impressed with the goodness of the cardinal and the miraculous change of hear of the vile Unknown.
The book reminded me of a Dickens novel, and I am glad I read it. I hesitate to recommend it unless you want to lose yourself in a page historical romance. I Promessi sposi [ ed. The Betrothed by Alessandro Manzoni. Forced to flee, they are then cruelly separated, and must face many dangers including plague, famine and imprisonment, and confront a variety of strange characters the mysterious Nun of Monza, the fiery Father Cristoforo and the sinister Unnamed’ in their struggle to be reunited.
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La Monaca di Monza. Guardian State of the nation. Burt’s Novel Shorter List of Best Novels. THAT branch of prpmessi lake of Como, which extends towards the south, is enclosed by two unbroken chains of mountains, which, as they advance and recede, diversify its shores with numerous bays and inlets.
Suddenly the lake contracts itself, and takes the course and form of a river, between a promontory on the right, and a wide open shore on the opposite side. The bridge which there joins the two banks seems to render this hignami more sensible to the eye, and marks the point where the lake ends, and the Adda again begins—soon to resume the name of the lake, where the banks receding afresh, allow the water to extend and gignami itself in new gulfs and bays.
Bullies, oppressors and all men who do violence to the rights of others are guilty not only of their own crimes, but also of the corruption they bring into the hearts spos their victims.
I would really like, in fact, to be born again in another two hundred years’ time.
Certainly the heart has always something to tell about the future to those who listen to it. But what does the heart spoei Scarce a little of what has already happened. They settled the question, by deciding that misfortunes most commonly bgnami to us from our own misconduct or imprudence; but sometimes from causes independent of ourselves; that the most innocent and prudent conduct cannot always preserve us from them; and that, whether they arise from our own fault or not, trust in God softens them, and renders them useful in preparing us for a better life.
If this same story has given the reader any pleasure, he must thank the anonymous author, and, in some measure, his reviser, for the gratification. But if, instead, we have only succeeded in wearying him, he may rest assured that we did not do so on purpose. Les Millors Obres de la Literatura Universal 3. Harvard Classics Volume Everyman’s Library New Series References to this work on external resources. Wikipedia in English 1 Pocket Penguins. A vigorous portrayal of enduring passion, The Betrothed’s exploration of love, power and faith presents a whirling panorama of seventeenth-century Italian life and is one of the greatest European historical novels.
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