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2 Leave a comment on paragraph 2 0 colossal grossness had no charm for me.  

3 Leave a comment on paragraph 3 0 The balance is soon told, after a tiresome tramp of two hours we emerged scarcely repaid for the fatigue.  Waded through thirty seven rooms of paintings of mediocre interest and but feeble celebrity. One head of an old man was particularly charming, as natural as life cost originally $6000.

4 Leave a comment on paragraph 4 0 The galleries of sculpture were quite uninterresting, principally consisting of plaster copies and damaged nude figures from the Greeks and Romans, quite rusty, 800 of them.

5 Leave a comment on paragraph 5 0 In the Rotunda  the large Arras in Gobelin tapestry for Henry 8th in the 16th century, are rather too much faded to be interresting

6 Leave a comment on paragraph 6 0 Our next days visit was to the old “Royal Palace”, on the opposite side of the small park (Lustgarten) from the Museum. At the entrance we pass between two colossal equestrian figures of the Horse tamer, in bronze, presented by the Emperor of Russia. Passing under the arched passage we enter a larger open court, in the centre of which stands a colossal Equestrian Group by Kiss of St. George and the Dragon, finely executed in bronze.

7 Leave a comment on paragraph 7 0 Our courier returns from the old castellans office and says a crowd of visitors are already in waiting, so we wait awhile in this old

8 Leave a comment on paragraph 8 0 [-St. George and the Dragon-Old Palace-]

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