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THE


BETROTHED.



FROM THE ITALIAN


OF


ALESSANDRO MANZONI.








LONDON:
RICHARD BENTLEY, 8. NEW BURLINGTON STREET
(SUCCESSOR TO HENRY COLBURN)

BELL AND BRADFUTE, EDINBURGH;
AND CUMMING, DUBLIN.

1834.

THE BETROTHED.

FROM THE ITALIAN

OF

ALESSANDRO MANZONI.


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The street was deserted before him; but,
behind him, the terrible cry still resounded,
"Seize him! stop him! a poisoner!
"


LONDON:
RICHARD BENTLEY,
(SUCCESSOR TO H. COLBURN.)
CUMMING, DUBLIN—BELL & BRADFUTE, EDINBURGH,
GALIGNANI, PARIS.
1834.

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THE BETROTHED.

So saying, he passed his arm around the neck
of the Unknown, who after resisting a moment,
yielded, quite vanquished by this impulse of
kindness, and fell on the neck of the Cardinal
in an agony of repentence
.