St. Nicholas Books in Italian

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  • Pregare a San Nicola

    A cura dei Padri Domenicani della Basilica di San Nicola
    Basilica Pontifica San Nicola, 2002
    Bari, Italy

    Prayers to Saint Nicholas with historical notes, common Christian prayers & devotions, practices & prayers of devotees of San Nicola, and hymn sequences

  • La Basilica di San Nicola: Breve Guida Storico-Artistica

    Cioffari, Gerardo
    Basilica San Nicola Editore, 2016

    Nicely illustrated guide to the basilica

  • Vita di San Nicola: pastore secondo il cuore di Dio

    Cioffari, Gerardo
    Basilica di San Nicola, 2019
    Bari, Italy

    Saint Nicholas: pastor according to the heart of God. Revered on earth, acclaimed on the sea, and invoked in dangers.

  • Nicolaus Studi Storici: Rivista del Centro Studi Nicolaiani

    Cioffari, Gerardo & Angela Laghezza, editors
    Università Degli Studi di Bari Aldo Moro & Centro Studi Nicolaiani, 2011
    Bari, Italy

    Volume of the proceedings of the conference on the European origins of the St. Nicholas cult in East and West; 19 articles

  • Stampa E Stampe di S. Nicola

    Cioffari, P. Gerardo o.p.
    Centro Studi Nicolaiani, Bari, Italy, 2000

    St Nicholas in print and graphics; many images

  • La Storia di Santa Claus: Dal Saturnali ai Magi, da S. Nicola a Babbo Natale

    Cioffari, P. Gerardo o.p.
    Centro Studi Nicolaiani, Basilica San Nicola, , Bari, Italy, 2010

    Story of the development from St. Nicholas to Santa Claus; color plates

  • San Nicola: La Vita, I Miracoli, Le Leggende

    Cioffari, P. Gerardo o.p.
    Centro Studi Nicolaiani, Bari, Italy, 2004

    St Nicholas’ life, miracles and legends; many images

  • Il Museo Nicolaiano di Bari

    Cioffari, P. Gerardo o.p.
    Levante Editiori srl, Bari, Italy, 2010

    The Museo Nicoliano (St. Nicholas Museum) opened in 2010 with San Nicola and other items from the treasury of the Basilica di San NIcola, Bari, Italy. The book illustrates many of the artifacts in the museum.

  • San Nicola: Il Santo della Provvidenza

    D'Urso, Alberto
    Editrice Velar, 2011
    Nice introduction, fully illustrated with color photos; biography, cult, patronages, the Basilica in Bari, and as the ecumenical saint

  • Il mio nome Nicola

    Fillarini, Clemente & Piero Lazzarin
    Edizoni Messaggero Padova, Italy, 2008

    Name booklet listing other Nicholas saints and famous people named “Nicola.”

  • Munbam

    Fondazione Myrabilia
    FSC, 2018

    Wordless book with photos from the children’s St Nicholas exhibit in the Castle, Bari, Italy.

  • 1087 I Costumi della Traslazioni

    Lavermicocca, Nino
    Artelier 195, ca 2009
    Bari, Italy

    Illustrated book of the period costumes at the time of the Translation of the Relics of San Nicola

  • Un gran Santo …

    Maurogiovanni, Vito
    Levante editori, Bari, Italy, 2005

  • Il Viaggio del Vecovo

    Percoco, Francesco Paolo
    Mario Adda Editore, Bari, Italy, 2003

    The author combines history and legend, casting Nicholas as the protagonist in a murder mystery portraying the struggle between good and evil while defending the purity of childhood

  • Il Mondo di San Nicola: Saint Nicholas World

    Varricchio, Enzo and Luhjigi Triggiani
    Edizioni San Nicola per Bari, 2014
    Bari, Italy

    Tells how the life and legends of St. Nicholas spread through the world, with information from 100 countries: Albania - Vietnam. A large fold-out map is included.

  • San Nicola

    2008
    Bari, Italy

    Magazine format with articles on the festival in Bari, the Basilica and many things related to San Nicola.

  • San Nicola e i Bambini 2000

    Comune di Bari, 2001
    Bari, Italy

    Art book featuring Valeri Tarasov, Milvia Maglione and Luisa Gambuti

  • San Nicola e i Bambini 2002

    Comune di Bari, 2002
    Bari, Italy

    Art book featuring artists Gennaro Picinni, Patrizia Elisa Pareo and Gioacchino Leonetti

  • Lo Scrigno del Tesoro di San Nicola
    St Nicholas’ Treasure Chest

    Bamondo.net, 2008
    Bari, Italy

    Catalog for an exhibition of some of the Basilica’s treasury. The artifacts were given new scientific examination showing more about their origin and use in liturgical tradition. In Italian and English.

  • San Nicola e i Bambini

    Comune di Bari, 2000
    Bari, Italy

    Art book featuring artists Emanuele Luzzati, Michele Damiani and Pascal Barbe

  • Il Segno del Culto: San Nicola: Arte, iconografia e religiosità popolare

    Edipuglia, Bari, Italy, 1987

    Beautifully illustrated with both religious and popular art.

  • San Nicola e i Bambini 2003

    Comune di Bari, 2003
    Bari, Italy

    Art book featuring artists Jannis Chalambalakis, Anna Maria Di Terlizzi and Nicola Vinci

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