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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 393                               Vienna

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 and family who were at home, but we saw a great many elegant apartments of various sizes.

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 One suite of rooms are called the Rosa rooms, in honor of the great painter Salvator Rosa who has covered the large panels in each, with hansome large landscapes.  The style of finish is quite plain, but very neat-  No Gobelin tapestry on the walls,   no elegant Grottos or polished marble walls, and not very much frescoeing, but plenty of room, altogether 1440 rooms besides 140 Kitchens, built my Maria-Theresa in 1744        and evidences of that wonderfull Empress are visible in nearly every room. One of the large paintings shows her at court Theatre sitting in the front row with her family of 16 children, one of them the unfortunate Marie Antoinette whos [sic] queenly head was chopped off at Paris, and the next room has its walls covered with hansome sketches and small paintings made by the latter, xxxx–        Were shown the rooms occupied by Napoleon 1st in 1809 and the next room where his son the Duke of Reichstadt died-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The grounds in the rear are very extensive and must look magnificent in summer but now every leaf has fallen

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 [-The Gloriette-]

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