TITLE

MONTE OLIVETO

AUTHOR(S)
Hazelton, Nika
PUB. DATE
November 1978
SOURCE
National Review;11/10/1978, Vol. 30 Issue 45, p1432
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the author's visit to the Monte Oliveto Maggiore, abbey of the Olivetan Congregation of the Benedictines in Tuscany, Italy. It states the complex of red-brick buildings shaded by old cypress trees, the construction of the monastery by the Blessed Bernard Tolomei, and the frescoes in the abbey. It describes the abbey entrance and the town near the abbey.
ACCESSION #
6056385

 

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