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1 ALLUM, P. A. Italy-republic Without Government?
W.W. Norton & Company, New York: 1973. 0393093026 / 9780393093025 s Softcover. Fair condition. Stains on first inside page. 
This study of the government of Italy, a volume in the Comparative Modern Government Series, is divided into three parts: Italian Society, Italian civil society, and the Italian state. Includes an index. 
Price: 8.31 USD
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Usborne Publishing, London: 1983. 0860207684 / 9780860207689 h Hardcover, no dustjacket (as issued). Fair condition. Book is damaged toward bottom of spine. 
Suitable for Children. Contains a series of brilliantly colorful and amusing panoramic pictures illustrating a basic vocabulary of words in Italian. Around each large picture is a frame of repeated pictures of individual items, accompanied by the approporiate Italian word, with its definite article to establish gender where necessary. At the end of the book there is a complete Italian/English alphabetical dictionary of the words in the book, with a new phonetic pronunciation guide. 
Price: 5.46 USD
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3 AUGENTI, ANDREA (EDITOR). Art And Archaeology Of Rome: From Ancient Times To The Baroque.
Riverside Book Company, New York: 2000. 1878351567 / 9781878351562 First Edition (Unstated). s Softcover. Brand new book. 
A highly-illustrated survey with a straightforward, informative text divided into four main parts: Ancient, Medieval, Renaissance, and Baroque. Each part contains a historical narrative plus sidebars on topics of special interest as well as a section with highlights from Rome's major museums. " the well-designed and fully illustrated Riverside line...informative, useful, and aesthetically pleasing...crisp, magnificent color reproductions...fascinating accounts of ancient, Renaissance and Baroque Rome...definite reference value...recommended for all art book collections." - Library Journal 
Price: 24.22 USD
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4 AVERY, IRA & JANE. Where Should We Eat In Italy?: A Traveler's Guide To The Best Of Italy's Restaurants And Hotels.
Collier Books, New York: 1962. First Edition. s Softcover. Reading copy. Stain on front cover and half-title page. 
A delightful and dependable handbook for the traveler. If your destination is Italy, the Averys will guide you to its culinary wonders, to its palate-pleasing wines - and, in passing, to many of its magnificient sights. And they do it always with a sense of fun. 
Price: 15.68 USD
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5 BAEDEKER, KARL. Italy From The Alps To Naples: Handbook For Travellers.
Karl Baedeker, Leipzig, 1909. Second Edition. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Good condition considering its age. 

Price: 32.78 USD
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Insight Guides, London: 1999. 0887291430 / 9780887291432 Third Edition. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
Provides everything you'll ever need in a guidebook. It is an inspiring background read, an invaluable on-the-spot companion and a superior souvenir of your visit. Contains evocative photography, an Illuminating text, Incisive evaluations, Detailed, cross-referenced maps, and full listings of hotels and restaurants. 
Price: 7.22 USD
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7 BARBERA, HENRY. Medieval Sicily: The First Absolute State.
Legas, Mineola: 1994. 188190105X / 9781881901051 Revised edition. s Softcover. Brand New Book. 
Places Sicily at the center of European political development during the Middle Ages. An entertaining and well documented account of the eventful period that goes from the Norman conquest of Sicily to the death of Frederick II. Illustrated. Includes an Index. 
Price: 11.64 USD
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8 BARONE, CARLO. Manual Of Conversation: English- Italian, With The Italian Figured Pronunciation For English Tourist In Italy.
Casa Editrice Bietti, Milan: 1959. s Softcover. Fair condition. Binding is coming apart. 
Helps the tourist with grammatical phrases. Tells the tourist the right way to say certain phrases, and phrases to use in friendly conversation. 
Price: 6.18 USD
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9 BARTOLINI, ROBERTO Florence And Its Hills.
Publishing House Becocci, Florence: 1983. Revised Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. 
A comprehensive guide to this beautiful city. Includes 208 color illustrations and a map of the city's monuments. 
Price: 8.27 USD
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10 BARZINI, LUIGI. The Italians.
Atheneum, New York: 1964. Eighth Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition but there is a slight tear in the dustjacket. 
Explores the country with all its paradoxes, privacies and delights intact. It touches on every aspect of Italian life while showing us Italy through the eyes of foreigners. He studies the Italians' habits, vices, virtues, hopes, failures and achievements, past, present and future. Includes an Index. 
Price: 13.06 USD
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11 BARZINI, LUIGI. The Italians.
Hamish Hamilton, London: 1964. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. 
Explores the country with all its paradoxes, privacies and delights intact. It touches on every aspect of Italian life while showing us Italy through the eyes of foreigners. Includes an Index. 
Price: 16.63 USD
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12 BASILE, GAETANO; SANTORO, RODO (ILLUSTRATIONS). Sicilian Cuisine Through History And Legend.
Legas, Mineola: 1998. s Softcover. Brand New Book. 
A very entertaining book that examines the development of Sicilian cuisine and the conbtributions made to it by different peoples - the Greeks, Romans, Arabs, Normans, Jews, French and Spaniards. Illustrated. Translated into English from the Sicilian by Gaetano Cipolla. 
Price: 5.94 USD
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Idea Books, Mulgrave: 2004. First English Edition. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Good condition. There is a gift inscription in the front of the book. 
Presents an outstanding survey of the exceptional cultural context of the villas of Lucca. These stately homes are characterized by their unique artistic heritage and landscape of international interest. 
Price: 74.05 USD
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14 BLACK, WILLIAM. Al Dente: The Adventures Of A Gastronome In Italy.
Bantam Press, London / New York: 2003. 059304942X / 9780593049426 First Printing. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
In Al Dente, William Black travels the length and breadth of Italy in order to get to the roots of Italian food. A joy from covfer to cover and 100 per cent mierda di bufala-free, Al Dente is a must for anyone with an interest in Italy or its food. Includes an Index. 
Price: 9.93 USD
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15 BLOK, ANTON. The Mafia Of A Sicilian Village, 1860-1960: A Study Of Violent Peasant Entrepreneurs.
Harper Toprchbooks, New York: 1975. 006131790X / 9780061317903 First Harper Torchbooks Edition. s Softcover. Good condition. Page discoloration. 

Price: 14.96 USD
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16 BRANCATO, DARIO E RUCCOLO, MARISA (A CURA DI). La Terra Di Babele: Saggi Sul Plurilinguismo Nella Cultura Italiana.
Legas, Mineola: 2011. 1881901831 / 9781881901839 s Softcover. Brand new book. 
Questo volume raccoglie dodici saggi incentrati sul concetto di plurilinguismo, inteso nella sua accezione piu ampia di commistione di lingue, stili e generi letterari. I temi trattati riguardano le identita regionali (reali e virtuali) in Sicilia, a Napoli e a Trieste e la compresenza di piu codici linguisttici (italiano e dialetto, o italiano e altre lingue) nella letteratura e nel teatro dal Rinascimento a oggi, con approcci metodologici che spaziano dall critica letteraria alla sociolinguistica. 
Price: 20.19 USD
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17 BRANYON, RICHARD A. ( EDITOR & TRANSLATOR). Treasury Of Italian Love: Poems, Quotations & Proverbs - In Italian And English.
Hippocrene Books, New York: 2003. Fourth Printing. h Hardcover, no dustjacket. Brand new book. 
A bilingual edition that includes Sicilian Love Songs, and love poems by Dante Alighieri, Ludovico Aristo and Torquato Tasso among others. 
Price: 20.62 USD
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18 BRODKEY, HAROLD. My Venice.
Henry Holt and Company, New York: 0805048332 / 9780805048339 First American Edition. Metropolitan Books. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Very good condition. 
From one of the most celebrated writers of our time comes a haunting, lyrical, and unforgettable portrait of the city of Venice. Illustrated with photographs by the renowned Italian photographer Giuseppe Bruno, My Venice combines passages from several of Brodkey's greatest works with previously unpublished notes and essays to create a portrait as rich, subtle, and beguiling as the city itself. 
Price: 11.07 USD
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19 BRUCKER, GENE A. Renaissance Florence.
University of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles: 1984. 0520046951 / 9780520046955 Fifth Printing. s Softcover. Very good condition. 
In the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, the city of Florence experienced the most creative period in her entire history. This book is an in-depth analysis of that dynamic community, focusing primarily on the years 1380-1450 in an examination of the city's physical character, its economic and social structure and developments, its political and religious life, and its cultural achievement. Includes an Index. 
Price: 20.76 USD
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20 BRUNO, GIUSEPPE (FOTOGRAFIE) CON UN TESTO DI FERNAND BRAUDEL. Il Respiro Di Venezia: Con Un Testo Di Fernand Braudel.
Cierre Edizioni, Verona: 2000. h Hardcover with dustjacket. Brand new book. 
Il connubio inscindibile tra Venezia e il vasto spazio lagunare che l'ha generata, nutrita e protetta, nelle preziose immagini di un grande fotografo e nella prose illuminante di uno dei padri della "nuova storia". 
Price: 70.06 USD
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