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They are built entirely of brick, except the 259 central shaft and capital, which are of Istrian stone.The Stones of Venice, Volume II (of 3), |John Ruskin
The city was a Roman colony with the name monia, and the seat of an early Istrian bishop.The Shores of the Adriatic|F. Hamilton Jackson
Towards this, the first and perhaps the most important step was crushing the Istrian and Dalmatian pirates.The Mediterranean|T. G. (Thomas Gray) Bonney, E. A. R. Ball, H. D. Traill, Grant Allen, and Arthur Griffiths
In the 'docto avo' we have an allusion to the author of the 'Istrian War.'The Roman Poets of the Republic|William Young Sellar
This stone, like the Istrian stone of Venetian buildings, takes and retains the chisel mark with wonderful precision.New Italian sketches|John Addington Symonds