'VENICE (' Venezia), a city and seaport of Italy, occupying one of the most remarkable sites in the world.
Filiasi, Memorie storiche de' Veneti primi e secundi (Venezia, 1796); F.
Sandi, Storia civile della Republica di Venezia (Venice, 1755); C. A.
The cathedral, which is Italian Gothic, dating mainly from the 13th century, consists of a nave with eight chapels on each side, and a very high Renaissance domed choir; it contains examples of the Montagnas and of Lorenzo da Venezia.
17, ibid.; Romanin, Storia documentata di Venezia, also other general Venetian histories; G.
288 (Venezia, 1840); Mazzuchelli, Scrittori d'Italia; Maffei, Verona Illustrata, p. 254, &c.
Romanin, Storia documentata di Venezia (Venice, 1853); among more recent books H.
Martinengo, Relatione di tutto al successo di Famagosta (Venezia, 1572), and A.
Salviati (1816-1890) rediscovered many of the old processes, and eight firms are engaged in the trade, the most renowed being the Venezia Murano Company and Salviati.
See Venezia e le sue Lagune; Paoletti, Il Fiore di Venezia; Bussolin, Guida alle fabbriche vetrarie di Murano; Romanin, Storia documentata di Venezia, i.
A Machiavellian tract on the fundamental maxims of Venetian policy (Opinione come debba governarsi la repubblica di Venezia), used by his adversaries to blacken his memory, is undoubtedly not his.
On the other hand he was friendly to Christian scholars; he restored many_ ancient monuments; made a magnificent collection of antiquities and works of art; built the Palazzo di St Marco, now the Palazzo di Venezia; and probably first introduced printing into Rome.
Marchesi, Settant' anni delta storia di Venezia (Turin) and an excellent monograph in Countess Martinengo Cesaresco's Italian Characters (London, 1901).
Romanin, Storia documentata di Venezia (Venice, 1855); W.
of Austria, and published (1815-1820), under the auspices of that sovereign, his Fabbriche più cospicue di Venezia, two superb folios, containing some 150 plates.
Romanin, Storia documentata di Venezia, vol.
of Austria, and published (1815-1820), under the auspices of that sovereign, his Fabbriche piÃ¹ cospicue di Venezia, two superb folios, containing some 150 plates.
You can then take a taxi (at a cost of about 30 euros) to Piazelle Roma - or you can purchase an airport bus ticket to go to Venezia (Piazzale Roma) or a Venice airport boat ticket to go directly to the city center, the Piazza San Marco.
If you're going to Venezia (Piazzale Roma) by bus, Bus ATVO offers direct connection from the airport, while Bus ACTV (which is cheaper and slower) makes several stops along the route.
Paganos Istonia del regno di Napoli (PalermoNaples, 1832, &c.), P. Romanins Storia documentata di Venezia (Venice, 1853), M.
Romanin, Storia documentata di Venezia (Venice, 1853); P. Molmenti, La Storia di Venezia nella Vita privata (Bergamo, 1906; also English translation, London); P. Daru, Storia della Republica di Venezia, tr.
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