Tales of Francesco Lanza: part one

The illustrious Gaetano Cipolla (member of our Cultural Department) tells the funny short stories of the Sicilian writer and poet Francesco Lanza (Valguarnera Caropepe, 5th July 1897 – Valguarnera Caropepe, 6th January 1933).

In this episode:

Horseshoes for dead men, 2.03

The Angel of God, 1.11

The But, 00.50

The Tall Bride 1.32



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