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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 Triest               368

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Of the Austrian royal family were distributed through the Grand apartments-     The most elegant room is the “Throne Room” in the 2nd story. A large Hall, finished with ornamental beams, supports, and pendants from the high arched roofing.    Beside the empty throne stands a large gilt frame containing his full length portrait

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 All this exquisite and appropriate furniture, this unique finish so different from older Palaces is said to have all been designed by Maximillian.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The same chasteness is manifest in the laying out and arranging of the ornamental Gardens-   They lie behind and west of the chateau, comprising every variety of grading and terracing up and along the irregular rising grounds, an occasional level spot being hansomely furnished with fountains, flowers, and luxurient [sic] tropical plants.   And several fine bronze statues- Adam and Eve, Napoleon 1st +c- On the shore of the Sea near the western extremity of the Gardens, upon a rocky promontory is a neat little Battery of seven cannons mounted, carrying six inch balls- And upon the porch of a watch tower behind the Chateau on a higher promontory   we observe half a

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 [-Miramar Garden-]   

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