Raggio di Dio

Cover image for

Download


Published: 1899
Language: Italian
Wordcount: 91,675 / 302 pg
LoC Category: PQ
Downloads: 686
Added to site: 2010.01.26
mnybks.net#: 26452
Genre: Romance
Excerpt

nei giorni festivi metteva in ordinanza un centinaio di fanti a piedi, e una diecina d'uomini a cavallo, che facessero bella mostra battendo le strade da Chiavari a Carasco, a San Colombano e più oltre. Invigilava, nelle stagioni opportune, ai raccolti dei poderi, e riscuoteva in nome del conte tutti i diritti feudali, facendo qui, come del resto, assai bene le cose, con gravità, senza rigore, con giustizia che non escludeva la umanità, persuaso dopo tutto di far piacere al padrone, e più ancora alla padrona.

Quella donna era amata, adorata per tutta la valle dell'Entella e per le vicine convalli dello Sturla, della Graveglia, dell'Ollo. Bisognava vedere che calca di gente, quando, insieme colla nobilissima suocera, la veneranda madonna Bianchina, scendeva ai divini uffizi nella chiesa di San Salvatore. Ricordavano tutti che ne' suoi paesi di là dall'Atlantico era stata regina; e naturalmente si magnificava il suo lontano reame. Quello che non si poteva ingrandire, p

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

(Promote your book here)

Featured Books

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

The Titan Drowns: Time Travel Romance

New Atlantis Time Travel Romance Book 6
Nhys Glover

2013 SFR GALAXY AWARD WINNER

"Heroism and... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

Valkyrie's Vengeance

Loki's Wolves Book 0
Melissa Snark

Fans of paranormal and urban fantasy will enjoy... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

Helga: Out of Hedgelands

Wood Cow Chronicles Book 1
Rick Johnson

VOLUME ONE in the WOOD COW CHRONICLES series. <... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

Chausiku

Nightmare of the Clans Book One
Pamela E. Cash

There are six secret clans across the world–Afr... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

Mademoiselle At Arms

A Georgian Romance
Elizabeth Bailey

Set in the late Georgian era, Elizabeth Bailey’... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

The Tales of Tim Hurtletuta - New Beginnings

Tales of Tim Hurtletuta Series, Book 1
Matthew James Wilkins

"Tim Hurtletuta has forgotten something. He can... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

After the Cure

Deirdre Gould

Eight years ago the December Plague swept throu... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

The Unveiling

Book One (Age of Faith 1)
Tamara Leigh

12th century England: Two men vie for the thron... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

Healing Her Heart

Crystal Lake Series Book 1
Laura Scott

Dr. Gabe Allen has a rule about dating colleagues... Read more

Cover image for Raggio di Dio by Anton Giulio Barrili - Free eBook

Never A Choice

The Choices Trilogy #1
Dee Palmer

Bethany Thorne has secrets and she’s told a few... Read more

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Help ManyBooks by sharing this page!

See it as donating a moment of your social media time, every little thing helps us improve and stay online.

Popular in This Genre

The list of books below is based on the weekly downloads by our users regardless of eReader device or file format.

Never A Choice
by Dee Palmer
Healing Her Heart
by Laura Scott
The Unveiling
by Tamara Leigh
Mademoiselle At Arms
by Elizabeth Bailey
Taking Chances
by Ann Omasta
Romeo and Juliet
by William Shakespeare
Emma
by Jane Austen
Jane Eyre
by Charlotte Brontë
'Tween Snow and Fire
by Bertram Mitford

See more popular titles from this genre.