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In merito alla sua elezione, dev'essere ricordato che Spoleto nel 1247 aveva ottenuto il privilegio di eleggere il podestà e gli altri officiali del comune "sicut tunc temporis faciabant (sic) et sicut ipsi comuni placuerit"(202).
A livello statutario, Spoleto mise in atto una politica di strenua difesa delle proprie consuetudini giurisdizionali, anche al di là dei termini stabiliti dal privilegio pontificio.
In materia di fideiussione, l'indirizzo seguito a Spoleto, anche in questo caso in modo non dissimile da altri statuti coevi(510), è quello della protezione dei diritti dei fideiussori che abbiano adempiuto il debito principale.
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 Spoleto on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Although Spoleto was included in Charlemagne's donation to the church (8th cent.), the dukes were named by the emperors until 1201, when Otto IV renounced the imperial rights.
The Spoleto Festival, a major annual festival of the arts, is held here.
Spoleto puts on brave face South Carolina's flag flap and an injury to a key performer get popular Charleston festival off to bumpy start.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/S/Spoleto.asp   (706 words)

  
 Spoleto C   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Spoleto, stands mainly on the north-west side of a hill known as the "Colle di Sant'Elia".
Spoleto then presumably became a fortified centre in a true sense with an impressive city wall made in polygonally-cut stone, as can easily be seen from what is left of the so called cyclopic walls.
Spoleto was thus one of the first Umbrian cities to join the cause of the Risorgimento.
www.coloridellumbria.com /spoletoC.html   (778 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Spoleto
Under Hildebrand the Duchy of Spoleto was promised to the Holy See by the King of the Franks, and the duke himself was named by Pope Adrian (773), but the succeeding dukes were named by the Frankish emperors.
Alberico I, Duke of Camerino (897), and afterwards of Spoleto, married the notorious Marozia; he was killed by the Romans in 924.
Spoleto has no suffragan see; it has 172 parishes, with 170 secular and 60 regular clergy, 92,000 souls, 14 monasteries for men, and 11 convents for women, 3 colleges for boys, and 2 for girls.
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 Spoleto
Nel 568 i Longobardi dopo aver occupato Spoleto la misero a capo di un importante Ducato, che iniziò nel 569 con Faroaldo I e venne ingrandito poi da Autari.
Quando l'impero carolingio venne smembrato, i duchi di Spoleto tentarono addirittura di conquistare la corona imperiale: il progetto non poté attuarsi per l'intervento dalla Germania di Federico Barbarossa il quale, sceso in Italia per incontrare il Papa, distrusse la città nel 1155.
Spoleto attraversa secoli di storia nell'immobilismo dello Stato Pontificio, tra alterne vicende, ma sostanzialmente senza alcuna scossa fino all'occupazione francese: la città diventa capoluogo del Dipartimento del Trasimeno, superando per importanza la stessa Perugia.
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 Italy
Spoleto had been one of the semi-autonomous Lombard Duchies of Southern Italy, under rather closer control of the Lombard Kings in the north than the more distant, and durable, Duchy of Benevento.
Spoleto was then revived, however, as a Duchy or Margravate under the Carolingians.
Spoleto thus belongs to Italy as part of Franica Media, while Benevento shares the fate of Southern Italy, in the Periphery of Francia.
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 Hotel Spoleto, Hotels Spoleto, Welcome, Spoleto, Hospitality Spoleto, Lodge Spoleto, Lodges Spoleto, Lodging Spoleto, ...
A city of very old origins, Spoleto is today one of the main tourist centers in Umbria, not only for its important archeological, medieval and renaissance monuments, but for the countless and extremely interesting cultural and artistic events that take place here, such as the Festival of the Two Worlds and the opera season.
Spoleto and his district is an ideal starting point for those wishing to explore the most important town of the central Italy.
One more reason to maintain a special memory of Spoleto's district, and even to take home some of the local homemade produce of the fertile Umbrian hills: olive oil, wine, mushrooms, sausage meats, truffles, honey and chestnuts.
www.emmeti.it /Welcome/Umbria/Spoleto/index.uk.html   (410 words)

  
 Monteluco di Spoleto, Umbria, Italy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Transformed later in a Roman municipality, Spoleto became in a short time a well-known resort for the rich Roman middle class, who built in the area a lot of villas, particularly in proximity to the numerous watercourses present there.
After few decades the Fortress was already the seat of dukedom’s rectors, as a rule chosen by the pope among his most faithful relatives (an example is the Borgian dynasty), as well as the destination of frequent stays of the Pontiffs themselves.
In the year of the conquest of Spoleto by the Piedmontese troops (1860), a hurried administrative reorganization of the rising Kingdom of Italy took the rank of chief town of province from it.
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 Hotel Spoleto - Prenotazione diretta alberghi Spoleto
Alberghi a Spoleto con il miglior rapporto qualità/prezzo raccomandato da Traveleurope.
Appena ristrutturato, l'Hotel si trova nel "Cuore" di Spoleto in una posizione veramente strategica che consente di raggiungere a piedi i Teatri...
L'albergo sorge nel Borgo Storico di Spoleto, in una casa patrizia edificata nel 1600, ricca di splendidi affreschi in parte del XVII secolo...
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 AllRefer.com - Spoleto Festival (Music: History) - Encyclopedia
Spoleto Festival, also called Festival of the Two Worlds, annual summer arts festival held in Spoleto, Italy.
The Spoleto Festival U.S.A., an American version of the festival also instituted by Menotti, has been held in Charleston, S.C., since 1977.
Although Menotti broke with the American festival in 1993, it continues to be an active musical institution under its director, the French conductor Emmanuel Villaume, who assumed his post in 2000.
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 Boston.com / A&E / Music / Spoleto Festival in the black in 2004   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Spoleto Festival USA finished its 2004 season in the fl for the ninth-straight season, festival managing director Nigel Redden said.
CHARLESTON, S.C. The Spoleto Festival USA finished its 2004 season in the fl for the ninth-straight season, festival managing director Nigel Redden said.
Spoleto Festival USA was founded in 1977 as the American counterpart to a festival held annually in Spoleto, Italy.
www.boston.com /ae/music/articles/2004/10/08/spoleto_festival_in_the_black_in_2004   (215 words)

  
 Spoleto Italy: tourism holidays in Spoleto holiday travel and Spoleto hotels
Spoleto, even if shows evident traces of the Roman era even in its urban structure, substantially mantains a medieval appearance, due to the period in which it was first a flourishing longobard Duchy, and then an important city within the Papal State.
The Arch of Drusus (23 A.C.) to be found near the Romanic church of St. Ansano, the Roman theater, whose construction goes back to the first years of the Empire, and the paleocristian basilica St.
Salvatore of the 4th century (at about 1.2 km's distance to the north), are testimonials of Spoleto's earliest origins.
www.bellaumbria.net /Spoleto/home_eng.htm   (322 words)

  
 Turismo a Spoleto
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La nostra redazione aggiorna regolarmente le informazioni attraverso una vasta rete di collaboratori ed operatori turistici locali: troverete itinerari turistici studiati per tutte le esigenze, suggerimenti e reportage, indicazioni, offerte turistiche, e tutto quanto vi sarà utile per il turismo a Spoleto.
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 Spoleto Hotels - Rates To Go   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Antica Dimora alla Rocca is located in a historical building in the very heart of Trevi, suggestive medieval hill village.
Trevi rises not far from the Flaminia Speedway, between Foligno and Spoleto.
The property preserves the mystical allure of the sacred place, been used first as a convent and later as a monastery for Franciscan monks.
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 spoleto, spoleto umbria ,italy,Hotel,Clitunno, Spoleto, spoleto,accomodation,   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
ppena ristrutturato, l'Hotel si trova nel "Cuore" di Spoleto in una posizione veramente strategica che consente di raggiungere a piedi i Teatri (Teatro Nuovo, Teatro Caio Melisso, Teatro Romano) e i più importanti punti d'interesse della città.
Spoleto, senza dubbio una delle più belle città italiane ricca di Cultura,Arte, Storia e sede del famoso "Spoleto Festival".Cosa aspettate quindi.........
Tutte le informazioni necessarie per arrivare a Spoleto e la strada più semplice per raggiungere l'Hotel.
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 ABC News: Spoleto Sets Another Box-Office Record   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ticket receipts for its 17-day run were about $2,000 more than last year's figure of $2.53 million, festival organizers said Tuesday.
Heavy rains during the first days of the festival, which concluded last weekend, and jazz performer Shirley Horn's cancellation because of her health may have affected the box office.
Next year will be the 30th season of the Spoleto Festival USA, which was founded by composer Gian Carlo Menotti as the American counterpart to his festival in Spoleto, Italy.
abcnews.go.com /Entertainment/wireStory?id=851699   (164 words)

  
 classical music - andante - italy's spoleto festival celebrates founder gian carlo menotti's 94th birthday
Otherwise, Menotti is expected to follow his usual routine during the festival, strolling around the town's historic center and attending concerts.
Menotti founded the Spoleto event in 1958, naming it the Festival of Two Worlds with the intention of bringing together artists from Europe and America.
Gian Carlo Menotti inaugurated the Charleston-based Spoleto Festival USA in 1977 as a companion to the original festival.
www.andante.com /article/article.cfm?id=25684   (502 words)

  
 Spoleto Arts Symposia
The Spoleto Arts Symposia (SAS) celebrates its 13th year of activity in Spoleto, Italy.
Professional-level workshops are focused in four areas of concentration: classical (opera) singing, writing, cooking, and vocal jazz.
SAS has achieved wide critical acclaim internationally as well in the Italian media and enjoys the full endorsement of both the Offices of the Mayor and President of Tourism of Spoleto.
www.spoletoarts.com   (71 words)

  
 Spoleto Campello sul Clitunno Hotel Mirafonti: hotel and restaurant
The Hotel Restaurant MIRAFONTI is located near the most famous Fonti del Clitunno, at approx.
Lying in the middle of a green landscape of thick woods, from the Hotel you have a magnificent view on the whole valley of Spoleto.
It is open all year and during the whole week from 12,30 to 15,00 and from 19,30 to 22,30 o'clock.
www.perugiaonline.com /mirafonti   (171 words)

  
 spoleto, spoleto umbria ,italy,Hotel,Clitunno, Spoleto, spoleto,accomodation,   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Of recent restoration,the complex is situated in the heart of Spoleto city.
Spoleto, one of the most beautiful Italian Medieval town, Art Culture and History live here togheter and don't gorgrtt the famous Spoletofestival.
Here you will found all what you need to reach Spoleto and the Hotel.
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 Spoleto Hotels - Spoleto Italy Hotel Reservations
Select check-in and check-out dates and find all available hotels with properties details such as rooms rates, location map of the hotels in Spoleto, pictures and amenities.
The Hotel, which has fifteen rooms, stands close beside the castle, the Rocca Albornoziana, just a short distance from the city centre...
The Charleston Hotel is a recently restored 17th century building in the historic centre of Spoleto, next to the museum of Modern and Contemporary Arts...
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Pompagnano 06049 Spoleto (PG) - Italia - or telephoning +39.0743.225010.
We want people who visit our web site to be able to take part fully in the activities and offers we provide.
Pompagnano 06049 Spoleto (PG) - Italia - +39.0743.225010
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 The Galileo Project | Christianity | Pope Urban VIII
In 1601 he served as papal legate to the court of Henri IV, king of France; in 1604 he became archbishop of Nazareth (an office he obviously fulfilled in absentia since the Holy Land was under Moslem rule) and took up the post of papal nuncio (lit.
messenger, the papal legate permanently accredited to a civil government) to the French king; in 1606 he was made a cardinal with the titular church of St. Peter in Montorio and later St. Onofrio; in 1608 he became bishop of Spoleto.
As bishop, Barberini convened a synod, completed the construction of one seminary and built two others, and served as legate of Bologna and prefect of the Segnatura di Giustizia.
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 Hôtels Spoleto - Réservation d'Hôtels en Italie
Trouvez votre chambre à Spoleto: Hôtels, Bed and Breakfast, Appartements avec disponibilité en temps réel et réservation directe en-ligne.
Insérez SVP la date d'arrivée et celle de départ et découvrez tous les hotels disponibles à Spoleto avec leur tarifs et tous renseignements tels que position, photos et services.
Hôtels à Spoleto avec le meilleur rapport qualité/prix recommandés par Traveleurope Italie
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 Spoleto Study Abroad Summer Camps and Summer Programs
Summer Session 2006 is a four-week summer study abroad program focusing on the fine arts and humanities in Trevi, Italy.
Explore the treasures of Orvieto, Florence, Arezzo, Siena, Urbino, Assisi, Rome and other medieval towns while staying in charming Spoleto.
SPOLETO STUDY ABROAD does not discriminate against any person in admission, employment, or otherwise
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 Spoleto Hotel Perugia Historical Residence Vecchio Molino in Umbria spoleto perugia Italia
Spoleto Hotel Perugia Historical Residence Vecchio Molino in Umbria spoleto perugia Italia
Historical Residence Vecchio Molino is located in the green Umbrian heart, next to a paleochristian temple from IV century, along the Clitunno riversides, which have been described and emphasised by poets like Plinius the Young, Carducci and Byron.
At Middle Ages, the City of Spoleto built near by an oil and corn mill, which was activated by water motive power from Clitunno waters.
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 Hotels in Spoleto - Hotelreservierungen in Italien durch Traveleurope   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Unterkünfte in Spoleto finden: Hotels, Bed and Breakfast, Wohnungen mit on-line Buchung und sofortiger Bestätigung.
Eine empfehlenswerte Adresse in Spoleto ist das Gattapone, ein kleines Hotel das seinen Namen von dem Architekten nimmt...
Jahrhundert, gestellt in dem historische Zentrum von Spoleto, neben dem städtische Museum...
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