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Sicily Herald and the Blazon of Colours (Renaissance Colour Symbolism I) By Roy Osborne
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‘Sicily Herald and the Blazon of Colours’ brings together the original texts with original English translations of two closely related primary sources on Renaissance colour symbolism.... More > ‘Le Blason de toutes armes et éscutz’ (The blazon of all arms and escutcheons) was completed about 1420 by Jean Courtois (c. 1375-1436), the Sicily Herald, and printed in Paris in 1495. The second, ‘Le Blason des couleurs en armes, livrées, et devises’ (The blazon of colours in arms, liveries and devices), by Gilles Corrozet (1510-68), was published in Paris in 1527 by Pierre Le Brodeur. They were first two books on colour to be printed in Europe, and are now available in English for the first time in five centuries.< Less
The Art of an Altezza: Paintings and Drawings of Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies By Seth B. Leonard
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After acquiring a worn, battered binder filled with artwork by an Italian princess, an American graduate student decides to share some of these images with the world. This book provides a glimpse... More > into the early life of Princess Lucia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies through more than sixty of her childhood and adolescent drawings and paintings. Born in Bavaria before the First World War, Lucia was raised in exile along with five siblings, her four sisters and only brother. Her father, Ferdinand Pius, Duke of Calabria, was the Head of the Royal House of Two Sicilies, and her mother, Maria, was the daughter of Ludwig III, the last King of Bavaria. Lucia returned to the land of her Bourbon ancestors when she married her cousin Prince Eugenio of Savoy-Genoa in 1938. After the fall of the Savoys, Princess Lucia and her husband settled in South America. It is not known whether Princess Lucia continued with her artistic endeavors.< Less
La Sicilia della Mattanza: Eyewitness to Tuna Slaughter in Sicily By Nicolo Scariano
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The death chamber, the sea chanting, the shouts, the thrusts of the harpoons, the thrashing of tons of tuna fish, the turbulence of the waters, the traditional bath of the tuna fishermen as they... More > dived into the blood-red waters as a final act of thanksgiving for a good catch are all echoes of the past! This is to never forget the glorious period of sicilian history and the Mattanza, demonstrating the Mediterranean fisherman’s labor, sacrifice, inventiveness and audacity. La camera della morte, I canti, le grida, il fruscio degli arpioni, l’ammasso di tonnellate di tonni, la turbulenza del mare, il tradizionale bagno nel sangue del tonno, sono eco del passato! Tutto questo per non mai dimenticare un periodo glorioso di storia siciliana, La Mattanza, e’ dimostrazione del lavoro, inventivita’, sacrifici e audacia dei tonnoroti.< Less
La Sicilia della Mattanza: Eyewitness to Tuna Slaughter in Sicily By Nicolo Scariano
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This book is published in side by side format in English and Italian. Questo libro e’ scritto in due lingue, Italiano e Inglese. The death chamber, the sea chanting, the shouts, the thrusts of... More > the harpoons, the thrashing of tons of tuna fish, the turbulence of the waters, the traditional bath of the tuna fishermen as they dived into the blood-red waters as a final act of thanksgiving for a good catch are all echoes of the past! This is to never forget the glorious period of sicilian history and the Mattanza, demonstrating the Mediterranean fisherman’s labor, sacrifice, inventiveness and audacity. La camera della morte, I canti, le grida, il fruscio degli arpioni, l’ammasso di tonnellate di tonni, la turbulenza del mare, il tradizionale bagno nel sangue del tonno, sono eco del passato! Tutto questo per non mai dimenticare un periodo glorioso di storia siciliana, La Mattanza, e’ dimostrazione del lavoro, inventivita’, sacrifici e audacia dei tonnoroti.< Less
Dal regno delle due sicilie con orgoglio By Raffaele Di Noia
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Il tempo oscuro Amor dolore e gioia, nel ricordo di vederti in lacrime, quando appena giovane accarezzavi il mio piccolo viso, e nello sguardo sussurravi piccolo amore, e il tempo vola, ti trovo li... More > bianca e pien di rughe, la dove il tempo oscuro ti ha portata, tanto io vorrei accarezzare il tuo vecchio viso.< Less
di Vincenzo / Di Vincent, Messineo, Culotta, and Vinci of Cefalù, Sicily, Familly Histories By William A. Hamilton
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This book tells the story of the di Vincenzo, Messineo, Culotta, and Vinci families, all of whom, as far as it is known, originated from the town of Cefalù on the island of Sicily off the... More > mainland of Italy. It will begin with the di Vincenzo family who we can trace back to approximately 1740 in Cefalù. Three generations later we see Salvatore di Vincenzo and his family immigrated to America during the dawn of the 1900s. The Messineo family can be traced back to at least the 1780s and at least one of whom came to America as the wife of Salvatore di Vincenzo. The Culotta family dates back to approximately 1740 and the Vinci family to approximately 1709.< Less
Book of Hours of Rene d'Anjou, King of Sicily and King of Jerusalem, was made at Paris, France about 1450. By Richard Estes
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Book #1713: Book of Hours of Rene d'Anjou, King of Sicily and King of Jerusalem. It was made at Paris, France about 1450. National Library at Paris, France - Latin 1156A. It has 148 leaves but you... More > will see 93 special color pages. A Beautiful Book of Hours!< Less
La Sicilia della Mattanza: Eyewitness to Tuna Slaughter in Sicily By Nicolo Scariano
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Questo libro e’ scritto in due lingue, Italiano e Inglese. This book is published in side by side format in English and Italian. La camera della morte, I canti, le grida, il fruscio degli... More > arpioni, l’ammasso di tonnellate di tonni, la turbulenza del mare, il tradizionale bagno nel sangue del tonno, sono eco del passato! Tutto questo per non mai dimenticare un periodo glorioso di storia siciliana, La Mattanza, e’ dimostrazione del lavoro, inventivita’, sacrifici e audacia dei tonnoroti. The death chamber, the sea chanting, the shouts, the thrusts of the harpoons, the thrashing of tons of tuna fish, the turbulence of the waters, the traditional bath of the tuna fishermen as they dived into the blood-red waters as a final act of thanksgiving for a good catch are all echoes of the past! This is to never forget the glorious period of sicilian history and the Mattanza, demonstrating the Mediterranean fisherman’s labor, sacrifice, inventiveness and audacity.< Less
Quatre mois de l'expedition de Garibaldi en Sicilie et Italie [French] By Durand-Brager
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Anello - A Play By Henry Intili
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Anello's father fought with Garibaldi for the liberation of Sicily. Twenty years later he takes his son on a journey across the island for the reunion with his general.

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