- a city in SE Italy.
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"We are going to be transferred to-morrow to the prison at Foggia," she said.
At Foggia we have not even the amount of hill which we have at Benevento.
Another inscription records the fact that it was the work of Nicholas, the son of Bartolommeus of Foggia.
One arch of his palace still remains, with an inscription telling us how under him Foggia became a royal and Imperial seat.
Of Foggia itself many perhaps have never heard except as a railway junction.
- a city in SE Italy, in Apulia: seat of Emperor Frederick II; centre for Carbonari revolutionary societies in the revolts of 1820, 1848, and 1860. Pop: 155 203 (2001)
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