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A Summary History Of The Palazzo Dandolo

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Review by Daniel G. Lebryk, May 2009


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Excerpts from the Book 'A Summary History Of The Palazzo Dandolo':

... converted it into an hotel, giving it his own name-Hotel Danieli. Although the use to which this Palace, which once occupied so large ...
... original positions. [Illustration: PANORAMAS FROM THE BALCONIES OF THE PALAZZO DANDOLO (NOW HOTEL ROYAL DANIELI)] [Illustration: PANORAMAS ...
... Ambassadors, Alfred de Musset (then a fair and charming young man in delicate health) took up his abode, in 1833, and Balzac, mme George Sand (who ...
... must suffice. In Sanudo's Diary we read again <... of Hungary and Boemia, to the dignity of a King of the Romans>>. This historic Palace passed from the Dandolos to the Gritti family, in 1536, ...
... her, writes in her Letters of a Traveller-<... before the windows of the hotel to its historic associations to the purity and the grandeur of its architecture, to the Venetian sumptuousness of ...
... poetry and art which surrounds it, are not to be described, or if described present but a faint picture of the reality. This, then, being the ...
... of the Riva degli Schiavoni, is worthy of it, making an unequalled panorama, which extends from the Piazzetta with the Molo, the Columns, St. Mark's ...
... The exterior of these two palaces, of which the architecture presents a remarkable contrast, can be admired in the following engraving. ...
... where one or more porters are always to be found at the disposition of travelers. On the left hand is a Post Office with, for the greater security ...
... to the hotel. Some idea can be formed of it from the following engravings, though, of course, the full effect of its richness and color is lost. In ...
... rooms are decorated in an entirely novel style and one that is truly poetic. The great windows of ground glass are transformed into eight lovely winter ...
... OF THE DOGES] To give an idea of the whole we will imagine that a traveler is staying in the apartment of the Doge-which recalls all the pomp ...
... in which of an evening characteristic concerts are frequently given. From the first floor the great <> conducts one to the second ...
... called the <>. The delightful impression made on those who inhabit the Hotel Royal Danieli has been expressed over and ...
... he may be. Here, on the contrary, he finds himself in an atmosphere of home, of comfort, and of suitability to his position, however exalted ...
... so as to render the Hotel Royal Danieli the most comfortable, the most artistic and the most aristocratic hotel in Europe, yet they have in nothing ...
... Pleasure and Pain is a philosophical pamphlet by Benjamin Franklin, published in London in 1725. It argues that an omnipotent, benevolent God is incompatible ...
... Gordeeva for her daughter, Daria Sergeievna Grinkova. It is an autobiographical letter from mother to daughter about childhood memories, skating, ...