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  • adjective Of, pertaining to, or in the style of Alessandro Manzoni
  • noun A follower of Alessandro Manzoni or person who writes in his style


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  • Giorgio Bassani used a powerful Manzonian passage on love as an epigraph in his famous novel, "The Garden of the Finzi-Continis."

    The Great Italian Novel, a Love Story

  • The Manzonian inn: where it was there is today a furniture store.

    Journey to Gorgonzola

  • What is Gorgonzola today, without gorgonzola, without the ancient bell tower, without the Manzonian inn, without the chapel of San Carlo Borromeo, without the terra-cotta workshops, without the monument to Signor Vergani?

    Journey to Gorgonzola


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