I Promessi Sposi (Penguin Classics)
Travel back to 17th century Lombardy during the Spanish occupation in this enduring historical novel. Follow the story of Renzo and Lucia, two young lovers who are forcibly separated by a petty tyrant, Don Rodrigo, who desires Lucia for himself. Forced to flee and facing plague, famine, and imprisonment, they encounter a variety of strange characters in their struggle to be reunited. Explore themes of love, power, and faith in this great European historical classic.