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 (män-zō′nē, -dzō′-), Alessandro 1785-1873.
Italian writer whose novel The Betrothed (1825-1827) greatly influenced Italian fiction and has served as the basis for several operas and films.


(Italian manˈdzoːni)
(Biography) Alessandro (alesˈsandro). 1785–1873, Italian romantic novelist and poet, famous for his historical novel I Promessi sposi (1825–27)


(mɑnˈzoʊ ni, mɑnd-)

Alessandro (Francesco Tommaso Antonio), 1785–1873, Italian novelist and poet.
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Noun1.Manzoni - Italian novelist and poet (1785-1873)
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I believe that if I had been sensible of it I should hays read much more of such humane Italian poets and novelists as Manzoni and D'Azeglio, whom I perceived to be delightful, without dreaming of them in the length and breadth of their goodness.
But in a sort I did feel it, I did know it in them all, so far as I knew any of them, and in the tragedies of Manzoni, and in the romances of D'Azeglio, and yet more in the simple and modest records of D'Azeglio's life published after his death, I profited by it, and unconsciously prepared myself for that point of view whence all the arts appear one with all the uses, and there is nothing beautiful that is false.
And his hard work has now paid off: The elderly student received full marks in his math exam and English speaking test, as well as for an essay on Alessandro Manzoni, one of Italy's most famous writers.
Se mi si chiedesse a quale corrente di scrittori appartengo, e dovessi limitarmi a un solo nome, farei senza dubbio quello di Manzoni.
In fact, the F12 TRS is Flavio Manzoni and the Ferrari Style Centre team's modern take on that legendary car'spirit.
The comedy-drama sees De Niro's Mafia informer Giovanni Manzoni in witness protection and moving to small-town France, along with his wife (Michelle Pfeiffer) and kids Warren (John D'Leo) and Belle (Glee's Dianna Agron).
Llwyfannwyd y perfformiad cyntaf ar adeg canmlwyddiant marwolaeth Manzoni.
HERBERT Manzoni had a vision to transform Birmingham, to forge it ahead into the future and to force it out of the past.
UK's Autocar had reported earlier this week that it had received official confirmation from Flavio Manzoni, the LaFerrari's chief designer, that the automaker was developing a super high-performance version of its latest flagship.
Talisman Energy has replaced chief executive John Manzoni with a Canadian energy veteran after five years of asset sales and repositioning failed to lift its shares, putting the company at the top of many lists of potential takeover targets.
June 7, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Manzoni Vineyards, one of the Santa Lucia Highlands appellation's smallest artisan producers, announced the hiring of David Coventry as consulting winemaker.