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But for it, one would linger upon the Pope and the Doge, thinking them to be the motive and supreme feature of the picture; whereas one is drawn along, almost unconsciously, to see what the trouble is about.
The Doge himself and one of the Ten stood below; I could hear their voices and sufficient of their talk to know that this was the Secret Treasury of the Republic, full of the gifts of Doges and reserves of booty called the Tithe of Venice from the spoils of military expeditions.
I shall find the door of my prison, I shall see the gold through the prison walls, I shall hear it where it lies under the water; for the events which brought about the fall of Venice befell in such a way that the secret of the hoard must have perished with Bianca's brother, Vendramin, a doge to whom I looked to make my peace with the Ten.
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(A doge was chief magistrate and leader of the then republic of Venice.) Globus got us special access tickets beforehand, hence we did not have to queue to gain entrance to this museum of a palace.
But the true believers love doge memes most of all. "Of course, the recent crypto craze attracts shady folks too, which is the exact opposite of great," Keller admitted.
Ryall replaced Peter Cartwright as Doge in 2010's Harry Potter and
In the Doge''s Palace on St Mark's Square there's Casanova''s jail, or get great views of the city from the top of Campanile di San Marco.
Venice at that time was ruled by a hereditary Doge of unlimited power who, because of conflicts with the Byzantine emperor, had become a threat to trade for the new and increasingly wealthy and powerful merchants.
Galileo and Sarpi took Doge Dona and his advisers to the top of the tower of St Mark's and pointed the new telescope towards Padua.
Rarely do books live up to their enthusiastic dust-jacket endorsements, but Dennis Romano's learned, detailed, and sophisticated study of the life and rule of Doge Francesco Foscari is an exception.
The action of Marino Faliero is instigated by a piece of graffiti carved into the ducal throne that slanders the virtue of Angiolina, the Doge's wife.
Philippe Bernard's Osteria al Doge, a northern Italian restaurant, is set to occupy a 2,000 s/f space at 120 West 44th Street.
Sitting in Venice, one cannot but be conscious of the authoritarian history which produced this miraculous city; having dinner in the Doge's Palace on the first night of the opening could only emphasise the point.
He's a favourite with the Doge (Tim McInnerny), who stands up for him against the disapproval of the Catholic Church - which is itching to execute fornicators.