promessi sposi

Edgar Allan Poe – Review of “The Betrothed Lovers”

I Promessi Sposi, or the Betrothed Lovers; a Milanese Story of the Seventeenth Century: as translated for the Metropolitan, from the Italian of Alessandro Manzoni, by G.W. Featherstonhaugh. Washington: stereotyped and published by Duff Green. 1834. 8vo. pp. 249. The appearance of this work strongly reminds us of the introductory…

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