Legends & Stories of Italy

Amy Steedman
SKU B639113
Height 8.50
Width 5.50
Depth 0.50
Suggested Age Range 5-8
Suggested Age Range 9-12

The stories of saints and sinners alike populate the pages of this unique book for children. Under the author's loving touch, these enchanting tales come alive with scenes of old Italy, from the poor but generous Saint Zita in her native Lucca to the captive Turkish Princess Stellante and her beloved Bartolo in prosperous Venice. Each of these widely varied characters must face their own struggle against the selfish desires of this world in order to achieve true happiness, both here and in the hereafter. The watercolors by Katharine Cameron add infinite charm, and new illustrations enhance the captivating history of these legends and stories.


5.5" 8.5"       paperback        184 Pages

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