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story of Venice

Thomas Okey

story of Venice

by Thomas Okey

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by J. M. Dent in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art -- Italy -- Venice,
  • Venice (Italy) -- History,
  • Venice (Italy) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Published in 1903 under title: Venice and its story.

    Statementillustrated by Nelly Erichsen.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii, 445 p. :
    Number of Pages445
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14297722M

    Venice: The Tourist Maze (Robert C. Davis and Garry R. Marvin, ). This history of tourism in Venice warns how the city is now being loved to death. A Venetian Affair (Andrea di Robilant, ). Based on letters found in a palazzo, this is a true love story between an aristocrat and an illegitimate girl in 18th-century Venice. Book Stores in Venice on See reviews, photos, directions, phone numbers and more for the best Book Stores in Venice, FL.

    In Venice, Shylock is no longer interested in the mere payment of the money due him. He wants revenge. A Christian stole his daughter (and she took his money), and nothing will satisfy Shylock except the legal fulfillment of the bond. In the court of justice, presided over by the Duke of Venice, Shylock faces his enemy, Size: 19KB. The Books of Venice (Il libro veneziano) contains a series of essays (in English and Italian) exploring Venetian book history from the Quattrocento through current production, books printed "in the shadow of Aldus Manutius."Venice's books, like her art and architecture, have long been considered one of her greatest glories. Some of the earliest printers in Italy were Venetian, .

    In Casa Flora finally opens its door: a large house in the heart of Venice, a space that is open, unique, to inhabit, work and socialize in, a home to experience the most beautiful city in the world feeling Venetian for a few days. Casa Flora is an Italian-design apartment, completely custom made that welcomes travelers with the comforts. Death in Venice is a story about the artist and the nature of art. At the opening of the novella, Gustav von Aschenbach, while possessing a latent sensuality, exists as a man who has always held his passions in check, never allowing them expression either in his life or in his art.


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One of the best history reads I've ever experienced. Venice is a unique city in the world, for its culture and history. It was a Republic that lasted over years, had the most civilized and liberal constitution in the world during its whole existence, up until the creation of the United States of by: This book is a well-written narrative of the story of Venice, from its mysterious origins as a swampy refuge for citizens fleeing barbarian invasions during Rome's collapse to the controversy surrounding advertising on scaffolding in Piazza San Marco in Cited by: 9.

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By your leave, I bid my very friends and countrymen, Sweet Portia, welcome. PORTIA So do I, my lord: They are entirely welcome. LORENZO I thank your honour.

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Aschenbach spends days on end watching Tadzio play on the beach, even following his family around the streets of Venice. Cholera infects the city, and although the authorities try to conceal the danger from the tourists, Aschenbach soon learns the facts about the lethal epidemic.

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This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on library shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world’s books discoverable online. The Merchant of Venice Author: William Shakespeare, Henry. Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Okey, Thomas, Story of Venice.

Nendeln-Liechtenstein: Kraus Reprint, The Merchant of Venice opens with Antonio, a Christian merchant, in a depressed friends try to cheer him up, but nothing works to make him feel better. Finally his friend Bassanio, an aristocrat who has lost all of his money, comes and asks Antonio to loan him some money.

Antonio, who has tied up all of his money is seafaring ventures, is unable to give Bassanio a .Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Okey, Thomas, Story of Venice.

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