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Copertina: El Legado Italiano en República Dominicana. Historia, Arquitectura, Economía y Sociedad

The Italian legacy in the Dominican Republic

History, Architecture, Economy and Society

The essence of the Italian cultural heritage in a country capable of creating opportunities
"Many stories of the richness and depth of the history of friendship and ties between Italy and the Dominican Republic have come to light, thanks in no small part to the work of this book’s forty-five authors...
Edited by: Andrea Canepari
2021, Paperback, 536pp., 336ill.
ISBN: 9788842225416
€ 60,00
Copertina: L’eredità italiana nella Repubblica Dominicana. Storia, Architettura, Economia e Società

The Italian legacy in the Dominican Republic

History, Architecture, Economy and Society

The essence of the Italian cultural heritage in a country capable of creating opportunities
"Many stories of the richness and depth of the history of friendship and ties between Italy and the Dominican Republic have come to light, thanks in no small part to the work of this book’s forty-five authors...
Edited by: Andrea Canepari
2021, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 536pp., 336ill.
ISBN: 9788842225249
€ 60,00
Copertina: Pasolini e Matera. Il racconto della mostra

Pasolini and Matera

Il racconto della mostra

Pasolini at Matera, as told by an exhibition

The ancient history and deep roots of this haunting, cliffside town so similar to parts of Palestine, made a deep impression on Pasolini, one of the greatest intellectuals of 20th-century Italy, and his masterpiece changed its image and its destiny.
Edited by: Giuseppe Appella, Marta Ragozzino
2020, Paperback, 352pp.
ISBN: 9788842224136
€ 35,00
Copertina: Palazzo Colonna. Immagini nel tempo

Palazzo Colonna

Immagini nel tempo

The magnificence of Palazzo Colonna photographed by Massimo Listri

“The superb gallery, perhaps even more beautiful than that of Versailles, and filled with delightful pictures, is supported by immense columns of ancient yellow marble, which divide the gallery into two at the ends; the king's gallery is longer and more ornate, but it is also more august.
Edited by: Daria Borghese
2019, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 292pp., 239ill.
ISBN: 9788842224716
€ 60,00
Copertina: The Savoy Residences.
Fifteen greatest royal estates, palaces, castles, villas and charterhouses

One of the characteristics of the history of the Savoy dynasty is the way in which its members entrusted the task of sustaining and celebrating the role and importance of their line to the royal estates and country houses built around the capital.
Edited by: Costanza Roggero, Mario Turetta, Alberto Vanelli
2018, Paperback, 360pp., 280ill.
ISBN: 9788842224747
€ 30,00
Copertina: The Italian Embassy in London.
Collections and history of the Italian embassy in LondonThe Italian embassy at 4 Grosvenor Square was officially inaugurated in April 1934 and is the only building in the entire square to have retained the original late Georgian architecture.This volume traces the political, architectural and artistic...
Edited by: Mario Tavella, Maria Sancho-Arroyo Puliti
2018, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 176pp., 122ill.
ISBN: 9788842224365
€ 0,00
Copertina: Palazzo Pamphilj. Embassy of Brazil in Rome

Palazzo Pamphilj

Embassy of Brazil in Rome

Brasil in one of the most beautiful palaces of Rome

Since the first decade of the 20th century, the Brazilian Embassy in Rome has been located in the splendid Palazzo Pamphilj, in Piazza Navona.
2018, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 200pp., 94ill.
ISBN: 9788842224181
€ 0,00
Copertina: Palazzo Pamphilj. Ambasciata del Brasile a Roma

Palazzo Pamphilj

Embassy of Brazil in Rome

Brasil in one of the most beautiful palaces of Rome

Since the first decade of the 20th century, the Brazilian Embassy in Rome has been located in the splendid Palazzo Pamphilj, in Piazza Navona.
2018, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 200pp., 94ill.
ISBN: 9788842224174
€ 0,00
Copertina: Palácio Pamphilj. Embaixada do Brasil em Roma

Palazzo Pamphilj

Embassy of Brazil in Rome

Brasil in one of the most beautiful palaces of Rome

Since the first decade of the 20th century, the Brazilian Embassy in Rome has been located in the splendid Palazzo Pamphilj, in Piazza Navona.
2018, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 200pp., 94ill.
ISBN: 9788842224198
€ 0,00
Copertina: Le Residenze Sabaude.
Fifteen greatest royal estates, palaces, castles, villas and charterhouses

One of the characteristics of the history of the Savoy dynasty is the way in which its members entrusted the task of sustaining and celebrating the role and importance of their line to the royal estates and country houses built around the capital.
Edited by: Costanza Roggero, Mario Turetta, Alberto Vanelli
2018, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 360pp., 280ill.
ISBN: 9788842224778
€ 50,00
Copertina: La rinascita di piazza Verdi. Arte + Architettura a La Spezia

The renaissance of piazza Verdi

Art + Architecture in La Spezia

The contested, exemplary collaboration between artist and architect

“If you ask me, the new design of Piazza Verdi in La Spezia is some of the most beautiful urban landscaping I have seen in many years. It's a work where the two parties play their role to perfection, and the play between architect and artist comes together in an extraordinary, alchemic whole”, says Alessandro Mendrini.
Author: Daniel Buren, Gianni Vannetti
2018, Paperback, 176pp., 162ill.
ISBN: 9788842224587
€ 35,00
Copertina: L'Ambasciata d'Italia a Londra.
Collections and history of the Italian embassy in London

The Italian embassy at 4 Grosvenor Square was officially inaugurated in April 1934 and is the only building in the entire square to have retained the original late Georgian architecture. This volume traces the political, architectural and artistic history of the embassy and its prestigious art collection.
Edited by: Mario Tavella, Maria Sancho-Arroyo Puliti
2018, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 176pp., 122ill.
ISBN: 9788842223818
€ 0,00
Copertina: Palazzo Donn'Anna. Storia, arte e natura

Palazzo Donn'Anna

History, art and nature

Is this Naples' most famous palazzo?This is the first book entirely dedicated to one of the few Neapolitan buildings that became one of the symbols of the city. Construction started in 1640 on the initiative of Anna Carafa and her husband, the Spanish viceroy of Naples Don Ramiro Guzman, but was never...
Edited by: Pietro Belli
2017, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 320pp., 200ill.
ISBN: 9788842224259
€ 90,00
Copertina: Turkmenistan. Storia di una Nazione, Città e deserto

Turkmenistan

Histories of a Country, Cities and a Desert

An ancient 25-year-old nation of cities and deserts

Turkmenistan is a country as fascinating as it is unknown, an old country rich in ancient history and a wealth of monuments comparable to a Mediterranean nation.
Edited by: Michele Bernardini, Gian Luca Bonora, Giusto Traina
2016, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 224pp., 64ill.
ISBN: 9788842224228
€ 60,00
Copertina: Palazzo Salmatoris.
The surprising frescoes of a noble palazzo

The restoration of Palazzo Salmatoris in Cherasco also provided the occasion for a volume that tells the history of the building, from its original construction to the most recent works.
Edited by: Mafredo di Robilant
2016, Paperback, 144pp., 111ill.
ISBN: 9788842224082
€ 35,00
Copertina: Guide to Turkmenistan. Storia, architettura e fede nel deserto

Guide to Turkmenistan

History, architecture and faith in the desert

An ancient 25-year-old nation of cities and deserts

Turkmenistan is a country as fascinating as it is unknown, an old country rich in ancient history and a wealth of monuments comparable to a Mediterranean nation.
Edited by: Gian Luca Bonora
2016, Paperback, 302pp., 50ill.
ISBN: 9788842224211
€ 30,00
Copertina: Villa Ottolenghi Wedekind. Una residenza del Novecento ad Acqui Terme

Villa Ottolenghi Wedekind

A 20th-century residence in Acqui Terme

The dream of the Renaissance villa revived in 20th-century Italy

Starting in 1923, Arturo Ottolenghi and his wife Herta Wedekind designed and built a home dedicated to art outside Acqui Terme, amid the vineyards of Monterosso.
Edited by: Federico Fontana, Luca Giacomini, Renata Lodari
2015, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 168pp., 146ill.
ISBN: 9788842223627
€ 60,00
Copertina: Villa Lontana. Una dimora nobilitata da Poniatowski, Canova e Thorvaldsen

Villa Lontana

A place "ennobled" by the one-time presence of famous people like Poniatowski, Canova and Thorvaldsen

An archaeological collection in the erstwhile home

Villa Lontana enables us to retrace the history of the territory on which it stands, in the vicinity of the Milvian Bridge, through the centuries.
Edited by: Simonetta Ceccarelli
2013, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 248pp., 192ill.
ISBN: 9788842222040
€ 60,00
Copertina: Villa Carlotta. Museum, Historical Park,Botanic Garden on Lake Como

Villa Carlotta

Museum, Historical Park, Botanic Garden on Lake Como

Residence, museum, park, and botanical garden: a marvel on Lake Como

Villa Carlotta is a place of rare beauty, where masterpieces of nature and human ingenuity coexist in perfect harmony in over 70,000 square metres of gardens and museum facilities open to the public.
Author: Serena Bertolucci
2013, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 112pp., 70ill.
ISBN: 9788842221418
€ 18,00
Copertina: Villa Carlotta. Museo, Parco Storico, Giardino Botanico sul Lago di Como

Villa Carlotta

Museum, Historical Park, Botanic Garden on Lake Como

Residence, museum, park, and botanical garden: a marvel on Lake Como

Villa Carlotta is a place of rare beauty, where masterpieces of nature and human ingenuity coexist in perfect harmony in over 70,000 square metres of gardens and museum facilities open to the public.
Author: Serena Bertolucci
2012, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 112pp., 70ill.
ISBN: 9788842218753
€ 18,00
Copertina: Atelier a via Margutta. Cinque secoli di cultura internazionale a Roma

Ateliers in Via Margutta

Five centuries of international culture in Rome

The most artistic street in the world

Five centuries of history in which the protagonists are artists, painters, sculptors, photographers, fashion designers, poets, actors, directors, and architects coming from four continents to a single location: Rome, Via Margutta. On this magical street they have created masterpieces, living and working in the ateliers with their large windows.
Edited by: Valentina Moncada di Paternò
2012, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 368pp., 260ill.
ISBN: 9788842219460
€ 70,00
Copertina: Langhe Monferrato Roero. Paesaggi e parole di un patrimonio dell'umanità

Langhe Monferrato Roero

Landscapes and words that are part of humanity’s heritage

Discover and rediscover landscapes that are both memory and narrative Some 30 writers have contributed to this book about the wine-growing countryside of southern Piedmont, whose candidacy is being proposed for Unesco World Heritage listing. They describe the identities of these places, the major...
Author: Sergio Conti
2010, Cartonato, 152pp., 152 col.ill.
ISBN: 9788842218678
€ 29,00
Copertina: Istanbul. manzaralarinin fotografci Achilles Samandjiile Eugene Dalleggios'un objektifinden goruntuleri

Constantinople

through the lens of Achilles Samandji and Eugene Dalleggio

The fabulous Constantinople of the last century in vintage photographs

Achille Samandji, a photographer of the Sultan's court, and Eugène Dalleggio, accompany readers on a penetrating, sensitive, and multifaceted tour of the city over the years 1898 to 1935. Both photographers, albeit devoted servants of the Byzantine myth of the city, saw Constantinople as the mother of all its different peoples rather than as a symbol of nationalism.
Edited by: Costas M. Stamatopoulos
2009, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 508pp., 571ill.
ISBN: 9788842216025
€ 160,00
Copertina: Costantinopoli. sotto la lente di Achilles Samandji ed Eugene Dalleggio

Constantinople

through the lens of Achilles Samandji and Eugene Dalleggio

The fabulous Constantinople of the last century in vintage photographs

Achille Samandji, a photographer of the Sultan's court, and Eugène Dalleggio, accompany readers on a penetrating, sensitive, and multifaceted tour of the city over the years 1898 to 1935.
Edited by: Costas M. Stamatopoulos
2009, Cartonato con sovraccoperta, 508pp., 571ill.
ISBN: 9788842216001
€ 160,00