Davis (Robert Charles), born 1948

The War of the fists : Popular culture and public violence in late Renaissance Venice

New York & Oxford, Oxford University Press, 1994
(24 cm), 240 pp., illustrations. Publisher’s pictorial wrappers. - A study of the mock battles (battagliole) waged on public bridges involving more than 1000 fighters on each side and attracting crowds of thirty thousand or more. ¶ Good copy.
Subjects
Festivals - Italy - Venice
Authors/Creators
Davis, Robert Charles, born 1948
ISBN
0195084047
9780195084047
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