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guide to villas and gardens in Italy.

Amey Adrich

guide to villas and gardens in Italy.

by Amey Adrich

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Published by American Academy in Rome in (Rome .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesAmerican academy in Rome
ContributionsWalker, John., American Academy in Rome.
The Physical Object
Pagination97 p. ;
Number of Pages97
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20332116M

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Description. Your Tivoli Villas and Gardens Tour begins with a relaxing drive out of Rome and into the countryside to Tivoli.. At the foot of the Tiburtini hills is source of the springs that supply the spa town of Bagni di Tivoli and are dominated by vast quarries of travertine marble.. HADRIAN'S VILLA.. Hadrian’s Villa (Villa Adriana) is a magnificent architectural complex which can only. This vintage book comprises a comprehensive guide to Italian villas and their gardens - written by Edith Wharton. This interesting and profusely illustrated guide will appeal to those with an interest in the beautiful villas of Italy, and it will be of special Brand: Read Books Ltd.


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OCLC Number: Notes: Blank pages for "Notes" ([7] at end). "An amplification of a guide to the villas of Italy made by R.K. Webel of the American academy in Rome."--Page [5]. This gorgeous book begins with the stupendous garden villas of the northern Italian lakes, such as Castel Trautmansdorff, often called Italy’s most beautiful garden.

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