In the Spirit of VeniceBook - 2005
An inside view of Venice from bon vivant, art historian, author, musician, and world traveler Alexis Gregory, evoking the great palaces of Venice, legendary friends including Peggy Guggenheim, Lily Volpi, and Arrigo Cipriani, and great Venetian figures of the past such as the mad Marchesa Casati, the Sapphic muse Princess Winnaretta de Polignac, and the spoiled Charles de Besteigui. In this illustrated book, the city's emblematic characters, places, and events come alive.
Publisher: New York : Assouline, c2005.
Branch Call Number: 945. 31 GRE
Characteristics: 167 p. : chiefly ill. (some col.), maps (some col.), ports. (some col.)
Alternative Title: Venice