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The Betrothed By Alessandro Manzoni
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Aonia edizioni. The Betrothed is an Italian historical novel by Alessandro Manzoni, first published in 1827, in three volumes. It has been called the most famous and widely read novel of the Italian... More > language. Set in northern Italy in 1628, during the terrible, oppressive years under Spanish rule, it is sometimes seen as a veiled attack on Austria, which controlled the region at the time the novel was written. (The definitive version was published in 1842). It is also noted for the extraordinary description of the plague that struck Milan around 1630. The Betrothed was the first Italian historical novel. It deals with a variety of themes, from the cowardly, hypocritical nature of a priest (Don Abbondio) and the heroic sainthood of others (Padre Cristoforo, Federico Borromeo), to the unwavering strength of love (the relationship between Renzo and Lucia and the struggle of these betrothed to finally meet again and get married), and offers some keen insights into the meanderings of the human mind (Wik.).< Less
The Betrothed By ALESSANDRO MANZONI
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ALESSANDRO MANZONI The Betrothed Poet, dramatist, and novelist, Alessandro Francesco Tommaso Manzoni was born at Milan on March 7, 1785. In early manhood he became an ardent disciple of... More > Voltairianism, but after marriage embraced the faith of the Church of Rome; and it was in reparation of his early lapse that he composed his first important literary work, which took the form of a treatise on Catholic morality, and a number of sacred lyrics. Although Manzoni was perhaps surpassed as a poet by several of his own countrymen, his supreme position as novelist of the romantic school in Italy is indisputable. His famous work, "The Betrothed" ("I Promessi Sposi"), completed in 1822 and published at the rate of a volume a year during 1825-27, was declared by Scott to be the finest novel ever written. Manzoni died on May 22, 1873.< Less
The Betrothed By Sir Walter Scott
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Sir Walter Scott's fantastic historical novel set in Wales under King Henry II, the first of his two 'Tales of the Crusaders'.
Scale of Betrothal By Zelophehad A. Sampson
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A single mother's quest for self-sufficiency against a backdrop of betrayals and personal murders takes her through a labyrinth of relationships that test the extent of elasticity of her... More > femininity. SCALE OF BETROTHAL is a novel that guarantees an exceptional experience upon the umpteenth perusal.< Less
Scale of Betrothal By Zelophehad A. Sampson
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A single mother's quest for self-sufficiency against a backdrop of betrayals and personal murders takes her through a labyrinth of relationships that test the extent of elasticity of her... More > femininity. SCALE OF BETROTHAL is a novel that guarantees an exceptional experience upon the umpteenth perusal.< Less
The Covenant of Betrothal By Vaughn Ohlman
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The church is in a crisis. The world surrounding it is rife with fornication and adultery. Much of this is centered on the ungodly path to marriage that the world calls 'dating'; a path that has... More > become a cover and excuse for continual fornication and defrauding. The church has no answer. Some ignore the issue and their children date like those in the world. Others have proposed 'Christian Dating' or 'Courtship'. However none of these represent Biblical analysis of what Scripture, and Scripture alone, teaches. This is such an analysis. We have attempted to examine Scriptural pattern and precept; to determine what Scripture itself teaches.< Less
The Covenant of Betrothal By Vaughn Ohlman
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The church is in a crisis. The world surrounding it is rife with fornication and adultery. Much of this is centered on the ungodly path to marriage that the world calls 'dating'; a path that has... More > become a cover and excuse for continual fornication and defrauding. The church has no answer. Some ignore the issue and their children date like those in the world. Others have proposed 'Christian Dating' or 'Courtship'. However none of these represent Biblical analysis of what Scripture, and Scripture alone, teaches. This is such an analysis. We have attempted to examine Scriptural pattern and precept; to determine what Scripture itself teaches.< Less
The Pictures; The Betrothing: Novels By Ludwig Tieck
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The Betrothal: A Sequel to the Blue Bird By Maurice Maeterlinck
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Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck was a Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist who wrote in French. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911. The main themes in his work are... More > death and the meaning of life. His plays form an important part of the Symbolist movement. This book is the sequel to The Blue Bird.< Less
The Betrothal A Sequel to the Blue Bird; A Fairy Play in Five Acts and Eleven Scenes By Maurice Maeterlinck
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Maurice Polydore Marie Bernard Maeterlinck (also called Comte... More > (Count) Maeterlinck from 1932; [mo.ʁis ma.tɛʁ.lɛ̃ːk] in Belgium, [mɛ.teʁ.lɛ̃ːk] in France; 29 August 1862 – 6 May 1949) was a Belgian playwright, poet, and essayist who was a Fleming, but wrote in French. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1911 "in appreciation of his many-sided literary activities, and especially of his dramatic works, which are distinguished by a wealth of imagination and by a poetic fancy, which reveals, sometimes in the guise of a fairy tale, a deep inspiration, while in a mysterious way they appeal to the readers' own feelings and stimulate their imaginations". The main themes in his work are death and the meaning of life. His plays form an important part of the Symbolist movement. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_Maeterlinck< Less