Usage examples for Zaccaria

  1. Venice, rising to power and splendour when Ravenna fell on evil days, secured the heritage of her glory, and carried on the Byzantine tradition in the cathedral of Torcello, the church of San Zaccaria, and above all in the incomparable San Marco. – Cathedral Cities of Italy by William Wiehe Collins
  2. It was wrought of pure gold, and set with precious stones of marvelous great beauty and value; and in order that the State might never seem forgetful of the munificence which bestowed the gift, the bonnet was annually taken from the treasury and shown by the Doge himself to the Sisters of San Zaccaria. – Venetian Life by W. D. Howells
  3. Among them is a fine piece of Byzantine much- bejewelled metal work known as the Cross of Zaccaria. – Cathedral Cities of Italy by William Wiehe Collins
  4. The treatise of Abu Zaccaria, with its traditions of Nabathean agriculture, is still one of the manuals of agriculture in Spain. – Spain by Wentworth Webster
  5. They agreed, however, to meet in San Zaccaria after low mass the next morning, and here Andreoni gave Odo a fuller report of recent events in the duchy. – The Valley of Decision by Edith Wharton