At Arcore is the villa of the adda family with a modern chapel.
I am living in the country not far from the banks of the adda.
Intently listening, to ascertain if his senses did not deceive him, he cried out, “It is the adda!”
On the banks of the adda Napoleon won the battle of Lodi in 1796.
And now 202 along the banks of the adda are little plots of level ground, which admit of other cultivation.
The two armies met on the banks of the adda, which flows into the northern part of the Lake of Como.
The adda has very steep banks at that place—the river was dark and swollen from all the snow on the mountains.
They proclaimed a leve en masse, and prepared to fortify the lines of the adda.
Again the commander burst forth with petulant reproaches, and even talked of retiring to the adda.
The southern slopes on the left bank of the adda, lying more in shade, yield but little.