Il cuore di Lombroso - Le Storie 63 cover

Series: Le Storie

N°: 63

Frequency: monthly

Il cuore di Lombroso

Introduction: A journey through late 19th-century Turin, among the characters of De Amicis' Heart, in the company of Cesare Lombroso.

Release: 13/12/2017

Price: 4,00

Plot: Davide Barzi

Script: Davide Barzi

Artwork: Francesco De Stena

Cover: Aldo Di Gennaro


Turin, 1899. Cesare Lombroso is a professor of forensic medicine and hygiene at the local university, and in his study, he practices autopsies on the bodies of criminals, whores, and mentally-ill persons. One day, the dead body of Enrico Bottini is found on the banks of the Po River. To find his murderer, Lombroso investigates in Turin’s prison and the seediest areas of the city...