The “Elegia Volterrana”, written in 1965 by Monsignor Mario Bocci, proudly reminds all visitors (and especially the inhabitants of the many historic neighboring towns) that Volterra “is a city“, in the sense that was born as a city, as Kingdom, State, City Hall, Municipality, with its own province, its own county and its own episcopate. […]

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