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1 Leave a comment on paragraph 1 0 704 Rome

2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 Thence we pass the rooms of Vases and Etruscan art, through long passages, to the two rooms of paintings where Connoiseurs [sic] may perhaps enjoy themselves as they contain many works of Guido Reni, Caracci, Guercino, Tintoretto, Rapahel, Rubens, +c Altogether about three hundred, but they must be their hastiest efforts as but few of them attracted our admiration

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 One of the best is a large painting by Guercino representing Saint Petronilla being raised from the tomb and shown to her bridegroom. Two large hands are seen under her shoulders pushing up from below, while her spirit is kneeling before the savior. Very good-

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 On another occasion while rambling on foot with Mr C and Jep on this Capitoline hill, I found what was probably the “Tarpian rock”. Up through narrow crooked streets to an uncertain point, where a little girl divining our errand constituted herself a guide and led us to the end of the street where she turned us over to another little girl and began to smile around for her reward, but we declined to pay in advance and after some delay a third person took us through a private house, through its garden, out to a terrace facing the Palatine hill, where we saw the perpendicular moss grown surface of that terrible executioner now built over by stone walls-far below are the roofs of houses now fully forty feet high, its [sic] quite probable that twenty feet of the base has been gradually filled up like the rest of ancient Rome, thus accounting for sixty feet of highth originally mentioned-

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 Also, we found the notorious “mamertine prisen” [sic] the entrance to which is at the base of the Capitoline, beside the arch of severus [sic], across the street, facing the Forum, being one of the side entrances to the little church of Giuseppe de Foliguami We had

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