Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

Sofonisba

Cover image for

Download


Language: Italian
Wordcount: 9,567 / 36 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 670
Added to site: 2010.01.26
mnybks.net#: 26450
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Drama
Excerpt

a quí solo pago appieno il mio cor; quí ad alta voce gloria, onore, amistá, virtú mi appella; senza tradire l'amor mio, quí spero tutti adempir gl'incarchi miei. Dal duce, e in un dal fido amico, udir vogl'io, come Cartagin debellare affatto si debba omai; come possanza e lustro debba accrescersi a Roma, e gloria a noi; e come, in fin, me far felice io possa.

SCIP. Piú che d'unico figlio, a me (tel giuro) duol del tuo cieco giovenile errore, che travíar ti fa. La gloria nostra, la possanza di Roma, la imminente total rovina di Cartago, e l'alta felicitá tua vera, in noi ciò tutto stava finora; anzi che vinto in Cirta tu soggiacessi a femminile assalto: ma, tutto a te tolto hai tu stesso, e a noi, coll'amar tuo fatale.--Ma no; sordo esser non puoi di tua virtude al grido; esser non puoi contra Siface istesso, ingiusto tu; né mai crudel né ingrato al sol tuo amico e

SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Matt Ryan
Since releasing his first book in February 2015, Matt Ryan has published ten books, including the bestselling Preston Six series. His fans were thrilled when he announced his second series, the Alchemist Academy, which takes place in the same world. Today Ryan reveals why he created such an unique magic system for this series, why the teachers at the Academy are so ruthless and how Allie's character came to be.
Read full interview...