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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.
PUBLISHED BY G. & C. CARVILL, 108 BROADWAY.
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, 26, 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,
LETTER XLV.-Route to Toulon-Sketch of the Town and Harbour
-Navy Yard-Arsenal-Botanic Garden. .
LETTER XLVI.-Route to Nice-Le Luc-Draguignan-Frejus-Can-
LETTER XLVII.-Route from Nice to Genoa-Monaco-Mentone-
Ventimiglia San Remo-Albenga-Finale-Savone-Arrival at Genoa.
LETTER XLVIII.-Sketch of Genoa-Principal Streets-Aspect of the
Town-Harbour-Moles and Defences-Royal Navy-Arrival of the King
LETTER XLIX.-Genoa continued-University-Hospitals-Churches
-Cathedral-St. Mathew's-St. Stephen's-St. Maria-Annunziata-Cere-
monies of Holy Week—King's Birth-Day-Public Amusements-Manufac
tures-Albaro-Birth-Place of Columbus.
LETTER L.--Route from Genoa to Pisa-Italian Coaches-Chiavari-
Sestri-Mountain Scenery-Borghetto-Gulf of Spezia-Sarzana—Massa—
LETTER LI.-Sketch of Pisa-Banks of the Arno-Bridges-Leaning
Tower-Ancient Port-Cathedral-Baptistry-Campo Santo-Churches—
Santa Maria Della Spina-Botanic Garden-University-Theatre-Excur-
sion to Leghorn-Sketch of the Town and Harbour.
LETTER LII.-Vale of the Arno-Arrival at Florence-Sketch of the
LETTER LIII.-Florence continued-Churches-Santa Croce-St. Lo-
renzo-Tombs of the Medici-Laurentian Library-Santa Maria Novella-
Annunziata-Museum-Botanic Garden-Pitti Palace-Boboli Garden-
LETTER LIV.-Florence continued-Gallery-Sketch of Fiesole-Ex-
LETTER LV.-Departure for Rome-Incisa-Arezzo-Birth-Place of
Petrarch-Vale of Chiana-Lake Thrasymenus-Scene of the Battle between
Flaminius and Hannibal-Perugia-First View of the Tiber-Vale and Foun-
LETTER LVI.-Route to Rome-Vale of the Nar-Passage through the
Mountains-Narni-Otricoli-Civita Castellana-Mount Soracte-Baccano
-Campagna di Roma-Milvian Bridge-Porta del Popolo-Arrival at
LETTER LVII.-Sketch of Rome-View from the Capitoline Hill-Out-
lines of the City and Environs-Aspect of the Seven Hills-Ruins of the Fo-
rum-Triumphal Arches-Ancient Temples-Coliseum.
LETTER LVIII.-Rome continued-Forum of Trajan-Pantheon-
Tomb of Raphael-Campus Martius-Mausoleum of Augustus-Banks of
the Tiber-Bridges-Castle of St. Angelo-Island of Esculapius-Cloaca
LETTER LIX.—Rome continued-Capitoline Hill-Tarpeian Rock-
Mamertine Prison-Temple of Jupiter Feretrius-Church of Aracœli-Sta-
tue of Aurelius-Senator's House-Museum.
LETTER LX.-Rome continued-Ride round the Walls-Tomb of the
Scipios Baths of Caracalla-Tomb of Cecilia Metella-Circus of Caracalla
-Catacombs-Fountain of Egeria-Baths of Titus-Gardens of Sallust-
LETTER LXI.-Departure for Naples-Alban Mount-Aricia-Genzano
-Velletri-Pontine Marshes-Terracina-Entrance of the Neapolitan Domi-
LETTER LXII.-Route from Gaeta to Naples-Minturnæ-River Li-
ris-Capua-Aversa-Arrival at Naples-Aspect of the City-Principal
Streets-Sketch of the Bay, Islands, Shores, Harbour, and other outlines-
LETTER LXIII.-Naples continued-Churches-Cathedral-Miracle of
St. Januarius-Religious Festivals-St. Sincero-Museum-King's Palace. 225
LETTER LXIV.-Naples continued-Capo di Monte-Albergo de' Po-
veri-Chinese College-Catacombs-Campo Santo-Theatres-Excursion
LETTER LXV.-Excursion to Baia-Pausilypo-Lake Agnano-Grotto
del Cane-Gulf of Baie-Pozzuoli-Ancient Port-Baths of Nero-Lucrine
Lake-Lake of Avernus-Grotto of the Sibyl-Cumæ-Acheron-Ruins of
LETTER LXVII.-Excursion to Pompeii-Description of the Ruins.
LETTER LXVIII.-Excursion to Pastum-Vale of the Sarno-Nocera-
La Cava-Bay and Town of Salerno-Eboli-Sketch of the Ruins of Pæs-
LETTER LXIX.-Departure from Naples-Visit to Caserta-Palace-