Excerpt from The Medieval Churches of Piacenza: Sixty-Four Illustrations It remains for those people of Piacenza who love this sacred edifice, certainly the first of the many monuments which their city boasts, to free it from the unsightly houses and other buildings which, especially on the choir side, conceal its external structure, interrupting the totality of the view. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.