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2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 gang of street cleaners.           We have to look closely to see where the marble is still wanting, but it is estimated that 120 years will be occupied in completing it. There are already 7380 statues in place and about 3000 more to be put up. These include large and small. In each one of the multitude of pinnacled turrets are many arabesques and niches containing statuettes about two feet high, all good and some of them by noted sculptors, costing 1000. to $2000 each. The top of each surmounted by a colossal Saint with a few exceptions.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 One of them, in the rear, holds the statue of the original architect and we feel more like worshiping him than another.   He worked

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 [-Section of Cathedral Roof-]

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