Some of the greatest monuments mankind has ever built can be found within Italy – including the Colosseum, the Santa Maria del Fiore cathedral, the Tower of Pisa and the Trevi Fountain, to name just a few.
But beyond these popular tourist sights, there’s much more rich Italian architecture to discover. With its 3,000 year history and various cultural influences – from Etruscan to Roman, Gothic and Rococo – Italy’s endless array of private palaces, castles and villas are a true sight to behold.
is a almost like house tour transformed into a book, allowing you an inside and close-up look at some of Italy’s most splendid, historic and beautiful structures. From feudal hillside castles to resplendent Venetian salons and heavenly gardens, this exceptionally photographed tome will have you pining to visit Italy as soon as possible, if only to experience these exquisite places first-hand.
Italian Splendour: Palaces, Castles and Villas features:
- Hard cover, 420 pages.
- Exquisite photographs by Roberto Schezen.
- A look at Italy's greatest private villas, castles and palaces, as well as urban palazzi and more.
Dimensions: 24cm (w) x 24cm (h).