The betrothed ; The highland widow ; and, other tales

by Sir Walter Scott

Publisher: J.M. Dent & Co., Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Co. in London, New York

Written in English
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  • Crusades -- Third, 1189-1192 -- Fiction

Edition Notes

Statementby Sir Walter Scott, bart.
SeriesEveryman"s library, edited by Ernest Rhys, fiction
ContributionsScott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832., Scott, Walter, Sir, 1771-1832., Oliver Wendell Holmes Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsAC1.E8 S36 1900z
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 322, 264 p. ;
Number of Pages322
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23727518M
LC Control Number2009358055

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The Betrothed (Manzoni novel) The Betrothed (Italian: I promessi sposi [i proˈmessi ˈspɔːzi]) is an Italian historical novel by Alessandro Manzoni, first published inin three volumes. It has been called the most famous and widely read novel in the Italian : Alessandro Manzoni.

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The Betrothed is the first of two Tales of the Crusaders. The action takes place in the Welsh Marches during the latter part of the reign of Henry II, after Eveline, the year-old daughter of Sir Raymond Berenger, is rescued from a Welsh siege by the forces of Damian Lacy/5.

The Betrothed is an novel by Sir Walter Scott. It is the first of two Tales of the Crusaders, the second being The Talisman. Parts of the novel were incorporated into Francesco Maria Piave 's libretto for Giuseppe Verdi 's opera, Aroldo, itself a re-working of an earlier Verdi opera, : Sir Walter Scott.

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For nearly a century, they were among the most popular and widely read novels in all of Europe. Because Scott did not publicly acknowledge authorship untilthe series takes its name from Waverley, the first novel of the series released in The later books bore the words "by the author of Waverley" on.The Betrothed And The Highland Widow, Title: The Betrothed And The Highland Widow, Year of publication: Author: Sir Walter Scott.

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