The Italian election was a farrago of farce and consequence that reaches far beyond the Alps and the Apennines.
Other instances, but not so many, may be quoted from south of the Apennines.
To west and south sweep the Maritime Alps and the Apennines.
The Gothic warriors were kindly treated, but dismissed to their farms between the Apennines and the Adriatic.
It lacks all that makes the skirts of Alps and Apennines sublime.
Under Gregory he was out of favour, and was kept out of sight in a little hole in the Apennines.
But, though Hannibal conquered the Alps, the Apennines conquered him.
Turning to the south, you have the purple summits of the Apennines rising above the plain.
Morello: the highest of the spurs of the Apennines to the north of Florence.
From the halls of the Vatican to the most secluded hermitage of the Apennines, the great revival was everywhere felt and seen.