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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0  357                                Venice

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 In one of the largest rooms a doorway is ornamented with two Jasper columns about 15 inches in diameter by 8 or 9 ft high, presented by the Queen of Cyprus, originally from the temple of Ephesus-

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 In another room a mantle piece is ornamented with five 6 inch cannon balls, shot into this Palace during the revolution of 1848 in which the Dutchess [sic] di Berry played quite a prominent part.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 Thence we enter a series of narrow canals, square turns, and skillfull [sic] boating, between laden boats and high dark walls whose small first floor windows are all laticed [sic] with heavy ironwork, until we see the “glass works”, where we find much bead and basketwork but all are disappointed at not seeing more work going on, one showman sits making glass balls covered with flowers, glass thread +c but its only an advertisement for their sales room. A man and woman sit, making glass mosaic, in another room to advertise their mosaics- that’s all-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 Another day we visit “St Marks

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 From our Hotel going to the right along the promenade around the corner of the Palace of the Doges

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 [-Oarpeg, at the Stern-] [-St Marks Cathedral-]

8 Leave a comment on paragraph 8 0 Oarpeg at the SternOarpeg at the Stern

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