Alessandro MANZONI 7 March 1785 22 May 1873 Italian writer with the historical novel Promessi Sposi constituted the greatest popular Italian literary success of the 19th century critical fortune was also linked to the novelty of the genre which in Europe had only the historical novels of W. Scott as precedent the major and exceptional popular success however was due to the invention of a new language which constituted the transition from an elite literature to a popular and national one. Portrait of the writer at about thirty years of age the years in which he began his literary activity with the Sacred Hymns and tragedies. Charcoal drawing by Giuseppe Bossi 1777 1815 .

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title: ALESSANDRO MANZONI

subject date: 2004-03-05

caption: Alessandro MANZONI (7 March 1785 - 22 May 1873) Italian writer, with the historical novel 'Promessi Sposi' constituted the greatest popular Italian literary success of the 19th century; critical fortune was also linked to the novelty of the genre which in Europe had only the historical novels of W. Scott as precedent; the major and exceptional popular success, however, was due to the invention of a new language which constituted the transition from an elite literature to a popular and national one. Portrait of the writer at about thirty years of age, the years in which he began his literary activity with the Sacred Hymns and tragedies. Charcoal drawing by Giuseppe Bossi (1777-1815).

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