A Day at Castrogiovanni (Classic Reprint)
Excerpt from A Day at Castrogiovanni The next morning I was awakened, as the sonnet tells, by the nightingales sing ing in a wood far below at the foot of the cliff that fell from under my windows. Dawn was just breaking, and. Looking out, I saw over the expanse of the lowland, at a very great distance, Etna, filling the eastern sky with its fine mass, single and solitary, immense; there was some mist far off, under which the long rosy line slowly grew distinct with the gold spread ing above, and the sun came up like a great moon, and the smoke of the volcano was rosy tinged, and the waning moon lay off to the right in the clear morning sky, almost snow white, as I have de scribed it. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
- Paperback | 42 pages
- 152 x 229 x 2mm | 68g
- 25 Jan 2018
- Forgotten Books
- 2 Illustrations; Illustrations, black and white