The Story of the Betrothed by Umberto Eco


The Story of the Betrothed by Umberto Eco

Lombardy, 1628, a time of oppressive Spanish occupation of Northern Italy, and of the Thirty Years' War. The young lovers Lorenzo and Lucia, both from peasant families, are planning their wedding. However, the villainous Don Rodrigo has designs on Lucia, and the lovers are forced to flee their village. Their dangerous journey in exile takes them through one of the most dramatic epochs in Italian history, filled with war, famine and plague will they ever be able to find happiness together?

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Umberto Eco
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Publication date

1st April 2015



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