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Jun 16, 2012 Dyer rated it really liked it
A beautifully illustrated book on Venice? Of course I bought it. Ugh the text is very dry. It's all about Venice's history. Long lists of dates, doges, and disasters...dreary. But wait; there are beautiful color pictures galore!!! Say no more, this second hand book has found a new home. So I can't read the text without snoozing, the illustrations transport me to delirious dreamscapes. Even a trip to a dungeon in Venice was done in style, at least from the outside. The Bridge of Sighs is a ...more