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The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi - Glory and Destruction by  Giorgio; Stephen Sartarelli (translated from the Italian by) Bonsanti - Paperback - First Edition - 1997 - from Ultramarine Books (SKU: 002936)

The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi - Glory and Destruction

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The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi - Glory and Destruction

by Bonsanti, Giorgio; Stephen Sartarelli (translated from the Italian by)

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ISBN 10
0810927675
ISBN 13
9780810927674
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New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1997 100 pages; 69 color photographs; drawings and floor-plan diagrams. The earthquake of September 26, 1997, which caused devastating damage to the Basilica. The photographer, Ghigo Roli was completing photographing the interior of the Upper Basilica when the earthquake struck once, then again, then again. The third tremor brought down a main vault and destroyed other frescoes. Roli's diary of the tremors is printed.. First Edition. Pictorial Wrapper (softcover). Fine. Folio.

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Bookseller
Ultramarine Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
002936
Title
The Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi - Glory and Destruction
Author
Bonsanti, Giorgio; Stephen Sartarelli (translated from the Italian by)
Format/binding
Paperback
Book condition
Used - Fine
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Paperback
ISBN 10
0810927675
ISBN 13
9780810927674
Publisher
Harry N. Abrams
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1997
Keywords
basilica saint francis assisi
Bookseller catalogs
Architecture; Art-Italy;

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