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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 583 Naples

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 no certainty from which point the eruption may issue, because in 1861 it broke in the valley nearly two miles from the crater near Torre del Grecco about half way between Herculaneum and Pompei [sic], making eleven openings, nearly buryind [sic] Torre with ashes, and the photographs of it show it (the ashes, scoria, rocks +c ) to have been thrown to a great highth [sic].

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 We saw four plaster casts of the Pompeian victims taken from natures model- Caught, thrown down, and buried, as a moulder [sic] would seize his wooden pattern and cover it with clay, these workmen now find the vacant cavities, or naked bones, and by pouring plaster into them are rewarded with a very accurate copy of the original occupant- And we can see patches where the flesh was burned off, before the stuff cooled, generally the clothes protected the flesh but not the life, and in places we saw the imprint of the clothing, and hair-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 One of these figures was that of a large man, lying on his back with one hand raised as if imploring the True God, but little heeded then, and with one knee raised. Another was of a woman lying on her back, large, well-formed

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 [-Plaster casts-]

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