thread-index: Acjh3v5wUGm54ov3QQGSFalCkFl14Q== MIME-Version: 1.0 Content-Type: multipart/alternative; boundary="----=_NextPart_000_0A2D_01C8E200.85840BC0" Content-Location: http://www.rizzoliusa.com/catalog/display.pperl?isbn=9780847828401&view=print Content-Class: urn:content-classes:message Importance: normal Priority: normal X-MimeOLE: Produced By Microsoft MimeOLE V6.00.2900.3198 This is a multi-part message in MIME format. ------=_NextPart_000_0A2D_01C8E200.85840BC0 Content-Type: text/plain; charset="koi8-r" Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit 9780847828401 One Hundred & One Beautiful Towns in Italy: Shops and Crafts Written by Paolo Lazzarin Pub Date: May 2007 Format: Hardcover Category: Travel - Pictorials US Price: $45.00 CAN Price: $56.00 ISBN: 978-0-8478-2840-1 (0-8478-2840-9) Publisher: Rizzoli About this Book Beautifully illustrated as well as informative, One Hundred & One Beautiful Small Towns in Italy: Shops and Crafts focuses on two of the most popular reasons to visit Italy: shopping and the artisanal products for which Italy is famous. "Made in Italy" has become synonymous with style and craftsmanship, and every region of the country has its specialties: Venice is known for magical glassware designs, delicate lace, and luxurious velvet; Milan and Como for the finest of woven silks; the Dolomites and the mountainous regions of Calabria and Sicily for hand-carved wooden objects, among them the famously mischievous wooden peg-doll, Pinocchio; Florence for gold jewelry, leather, and straw goods; Naples for cameos; Assisi for embroidery; and Deruta, Gubbio, and many towns in Puglia and Sicily for their time-honored history of ceramic making. A thorough appendix provides helpful addresses and phone numbers to accommodate planning your trip, including hotels, restaurants, wineries, and shops. Each spread features a sidebar with information on local delicacies to be tasted and imbibed, as well as where to find the town's choicest goods. About the Author Paolo Lazzarin is a journalist and photographer living and working in Milan. Since 1965 he has collaborated with numerous Italian and international newspapers and has coauthored several encyclopedias as well as books on photography, tourism, and sports. ------=_NextPart_000_0A2D_01C8E200.85840BC0 Content-Type: text/html Content-Transfer-Encoding: 7bit Rizzoli New York | Catalog | One Hundred & One Beautiful Towns in Italy: Shops and Crafts by Paolo Lazzarin

9780847828401 One Hundred & One Beautiful Towns in Italy: Shops and Crafts

Written by Paolo Lazzarin
Pub Date: May 2007
Format: Hardcover
Category: Travel - Pictorials
US Price: $45.00
CAN Price: $56.00
ISBN: 978-0-8478-2840-1 (0-8478-2840-9)
Publisher: Rizzoli

About this Book

Beautifully illustrated as well as informative, One Hundred & One Beautiful Small Towns in Italy: Shops and Crafts focuses on two of the most popular reasons to visit Italy: shopping and the artisanal products for which Italy is famous. "Made in Italy" has become synonymous with style and craftsmanship, and every region of the country has its specialties: Venice is known for magical glassware designs, delicate lace, and luxurious velvet; Milan and Como for the finest of woven silks; the Dolomites and the mountainous regions of Calabria and Sicily for hand-carved wooden objects, among them the famously mischievous wooden peg-doll, Pinocchio; Florence for gold jewelry, leather, and straw goods; Naples for cameos; Assisi for embroidery; and Deruta, Gubbio, and many towns in Puglia and Sicily for their time-honored history of ceramic making. A thorough appendix provides helpful addresses and phone numbers to accommodate planning your trip, including hotels, restaurants, wineries, and shops. Each spread features a sidebar with information on local delicacies to be tasted and imbibed, as well as where to find the town's choicest goods.

About the Author

Paolo Lazzarin is a journalist and photographer living and working in Milan. Since 1965 he has collaborated with numerous Italian and international newspapers and has coauthored several encyclopedias as well as books on photography, tourism, and sports.

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