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mysteries of venice

Seven nights of history and myth,
legends, ghosts, enigmas and curiosities


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101 Hidden Treasures of Venice

Secret places, hidden beauties, curiosities, objects wrapped in legend and an alternate way to confront history, to see La Serenissima and her myth with different eyes. One hundred and one treasures j


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Venetian Legends and Ghost Stories

A guide to the places of mystery in VeniceA journey into a fantastic, dark and magic Venice, through a myriad of Venetian facts and curiosities that are perhaps too soon forgotten. This and much more


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venetian legends

Ten legends for children written by Alberto Toso Fei and illustrated by the talented Anna Forlati are found in “Venetian Legends — a project for young readers”, a book produced as just one...


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The Mystery of the Woman Dressed in Black

5 July 1947: Giorgio Baldrocco, a newborn baby of just thirty-three days, is abducted by a woman dressed in black who removes him from his father by deceptive means while he is busy at his fruit...


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A Sacrifice of Blood

A savage ritual crime in late sixteenth-century Venice


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