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Villas on the Lakes: Orta, Maggiore, Como, Garda


  


 : Villas on the Lakes: Orta, Maggiore, Como, Garda






Binding: Hardcover
EAN: 9781902686271
ISBN: 1902686276
Item Dimensions: 13001100437100
Label: Scriptum Editions
Languages: EnglishPublishedEnglishOriginal LanguageEnglishUnknown
Manufacturer: Scriptum Editions
Number Of Items: 1
Number Of Pages: 240
Publication Date: April 01, 2003
Publisher: Scriptum Editions
Studio: Scriptum Editions




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Product Description:
The jewel–like lakes of northern Italy—Orta, Maggiore, Como, and Garda—have drawn visitors for thousands of years, and their beauty has been the inspiration for countless artists, musicians, writers, and poets. While visitors still flock to experience the magic of the lakes, there are those who have chosen to sink deeper roots, building dreamlike villas along the water’s edge. In 200 color photographs, Villas on the Lakes beautifully reveals some of the most remarkable of these. From crenellated castles to artists’ abodes, the reader will explore private homes dating from the late Renaissance to the 20th century. A splendid book for travelers, Italophiles, and anyone with a love of architecture and interior design. Elizabeth Helman Minchilli, an American now living in Italy, previously collaborated with photographer Simon McBride in Private Rome, Private Tuscany, and Restoring a Home in Italy.






 



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