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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 485 Florence to Spezzia

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 17th [December 1870] (Carrara) Sitting all day again “on a bust” — on two busts- At our 5 PM dinner we are shocked at seeing a man, in a room adjoining ours, on a bed, bloody pillow, sympathisers [sic] all around, breathing heavily- He is a French Sculptor, who has been in the habit of warming his room with a charcoal fire, last night he did it, this forenoon they broke open his door and found him insensible, he is insensible yet, but breathes. Another victim to charcoal gas-

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 At 9 PM we reach Pisa and find Mr Castles family has arrived from Florence. Good bye to Carrara. It is a wonder that such purity and beauty can emenate [sic] from such filth-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 18th [December 1870] 11 1/2 AM off for the north, past Carrara, past Sarzana the birth place of Pope Nicholas 5th and the residence of the Bonaparte family before its transfer to Corsica, past many picturesquely situated old towns going to decay, dotted upon the hills and slopes among the forest of olive trees, with here and there the ruins of an ancient castle, until, in 2 14 hours we emerge from a tunnel and see the bay and town of Spezzia before us, nearby-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 One mile from the depot to the “Albergo Croci di Malta” upon the beach near the shipping, where we select our rooms, and out again upon the beach hunting

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 [-Spezzia-]

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