- a city in N Tuscany, in N Italy.
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We may take as an instance the porch of the Cathedral at Pistoia.The Bases of Design
Ricci convened the famous Synod of Pistoia, on July 31, 1786.The Jesuits, 1534-1921
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Pistoia: The Pistoiese bore the reputation of being hard and pitiless.The Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri
Francesco was killed in a battle near Pistoia on August 3, 1530.
On the death of the pontiff he returned to Pistoia, where he died in 1645.
- a city in N Italy, in N Tuscany: scene of the defeat and death of Catiline in 62 bc Pop: 84 274 (2001)
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