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THE JOURNAL OF A TOUR
IRELAND, ENGLAND, SCOTLAND, FRANCE, ITALY, AND
IN THE YEARS 1825, 26, AND *27.
BY N. H. CARTER.
IN TWO VOLUMES.
SOUTHERN DISTRICT OF NEW-YORK, ss. BE IT REMEMBERED, that on the 11th day of October, A. D. 1827, in the fiftysecond year of the Independence of the United States of America, Nathaniel H. Carter, of the said district, hath deposited in this office the title of a book, the right whereof he claims as author in the words following, to wit:
“ Letters from Europe, comprising the Journal of a Tour through Ireland, England, Scotland, France, Italy, and Switzerland, in the years 1825, 226, and '27. By N. H. Carter.”
In conformity to the Act of Congress of the United States, entitled, “ An Act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the time therein mentioned ;" and also, to an Act, entitled, “ An Act; supplementary to an Act, entitled an Act for the encouragement of learning, by securing the copies of maps, charts, and books, to the authors and proprietors of such copies, during the times therein mentioned, and extending the benefits thereof to the arts of designing, engraving, and etching historical and other prints.”
FRED. I. BETTS, Clerk of the Southern District of New-York.
CONTENTS OF VOLUME II.
LETTER LIII.-Florence continued-Churches--Santa Croce-St. Lo-
LETTER LIV.-Florence continued --Gallery-Sketch of Fiesole-Ex-
LETTER LVII.—Sketch of Rome–View from the Capitoline Hill-Out-
LETTER LXIII.-Naples continued-Churches—Cathedral -Miracle of
LETTER LXXIX.-Departure from Rome-Falls of the Velino-Re-
turn to Florence-Climate-Manners of the People—Public Amusements-
Character of the Government.
LETTER LXXX.-Florence continued-Productive Industry of Tuscany
-Manufacture of Silks—Straw Hats- Public Institutions- Education-As-
cendency of the Priesthood—Religious Processions—A Living Saint-Thea-
tres—Opera- The Goldoni—Academy of Fine Arts Reading-Room—Italian
LETTER LXXXI.-Excursion to the Baths of Lucca-Pistoia--Pescia
-Vale of the Serchio-Arrival at the Baths Scorpions—Sketch of Scenery
-Hot Springs-Buonvisi-Count Demidoff—Theatre-Balls-Casino-Cor-
so— Ponte Serraglio.