Things Seen in Florence


Read by Phil Benson

(4.8 stars; 2 reviews)

One of the largest and wealthiest cities of medieval Europe, the home of Dante and Giotto has long been a magnet for lovers of art, architecture and history. In this short guide, Elizabeth Wilson Grierson shares her passion for the city, taking the visitor on an informative tour of its major sights as well as some of its hidden corners. - Summary by Phil Benson (3 hr 5 min)

Chapters

First Impressions 10:28 Read by Phil Benson
By Bridge and River 23:59 Read by Phil Benson
By Church and Palace I 36:32 Read by Phil Benson
By Church and Palace II 20:19 Read by Phil Benson
In Street and Market 29:37 Read by Phil Benson
By Hearth and Home 15:46 Read by Phil Benson
Fasts and Festivals 29:10 Read by Phil Benson
Environments 20:07 Read by Phil Benson

Reviews

interesting


(4.5 stars)

This short book gives on a good feeling for the people, customs, and setting of Florence around one hundred years ago. It’s historically important and was fun to listen to. Thanks for the reading!