Diary And Correspondence Of John Evelyn, F. R. S. (volume 1); To Which Is Subjoined The Private…

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byJohn Evelyn

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1859. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... another sight of the Farnesi's gardens,1 and of the terrace where is that admirable painting of Raphael, being a Cupid playing with a Dolphin, wrought a fresco, preserved in shutters of wainscot, as well it merits, being certainly one of the most wonderful pieces of work in the world. 14<_a20_february.20_i20_went20_to20_santa20_cecilia2c_20_a20_church20_built20_and20_endowed20_by20_cardinal20_sfrondaeti2c_20_who20_has20_erected20_a20_stately20_altar20_near20_the20_body20_of20_this20_martyr2c_20_not20_long20_before20_found20_in20_a20_vesture20_of20_silk20_girt20_about2c_20_a20_veil20_on20_her20_head2c_20_and20_the20_bloody20_scars20_of20_three20_wounds20_on20_the20_neck3b_20_the20_body20_is20_now20_in20_a20_silver20_chest2c_20_with20_her20_statue20_over20_it2c_20_in20_snow-white20_marble.20_other20_saints20_lie20_here2c_20_decorated20_with20_splendid20_ornaments2c_20_lamps2c_20_and20_incensories20_of20_great20_cost.2c_20_a20_little20_farther2c_20_they20_show20_us20_the20_bath20_of20_st.20_cecilia2c_20_to20_which20_joins20_a20_convent20_of20_friars2c_20_where20_is20_the20_picture20_of20_the20_flagellation20_by20_vanui2c_20_and20_the20_columns20_of20_the20_portico2c_20_taken20_from20_the20_baths20_of20_septimius20_severus.20_15th.20_mr.20_henshaw20_and20_i20_walked20_by20_the20_tyber2c_20_and27_27_20_visited20_the20_stola20_tybertina20_7b_now20_st.20_bartholomew27_27_s29_2c_20_formerly20_cut20_in20_the20_shape20_of20_a20_ship2c_20_and20_wharfed20_with20_marble2c_20_in20_which20_a20_lofty20_obelisk20_represented20_the20_mast.20_in20_the20_church20_of20_st.20_bartholomew20_is20_the20_body20_of20_the20_apostle.20_here20_are20_the20_ruins20_of20_the20_temple20_of20_jssculapius2c_20_now20_converted20_into20_a20_stately20_hospital20_and20_a20_pretty20_convent.20_opposite20_to20_it2c_20_is20_the20_convent20_and20_church20_of20_st.20_john20_calabita2c_20_where20_i20_saw20_nothing20_remarkable2c_20_save20_an20_old20_broken20_altar.20_here20_was20_the20_temple20_of20_fortuna20_virilis.20_hence2c_20_we20_went20_to20_a20_cupola2c_20_now20_a20_church2c_20_formerly20_dedicated20_to20_the20_sun.20_opposite20_to20_it2c_20_santa20_maria20_schola20_graca2c_20_where20_formerly20_that20_tongue20_was20_taught3b_20_said20_to20_be20_the20_second20_church20_dedicated20_in20_rome20_to20_the20_blessed20_virgin3b_20_bearing20_also20_the20_title20_of20_a20_cardinalate.20_behind20_this20_stands20_... february.="" i="" went="" to="" santa="" _cecilia2c_="" a="" church="" built="" and="" endowed="" by="" cardinal="" _sfrondaeti2c_="" who="" has="" erected="" stately="" altar="" near="" the="" body="" of="" this="" _martyr2c_="" not="" long="" before="" found="" in="" vesture="" silk="" girt="" _about2c_="" veil="" on="" her="" _head2c_="" bloody="" scars="" three="" wounds="" _neck3b_="" is="" now="" silver="" _chest2c_="" with="" statue="" over="" _it2c_="" snow-white="" marble.="" other="" saints="" lie="" _here2c_="" decorated="" splendid="" _ornaments2c_="" _lamps2c_="" incensories="" great="" _cost.2c_="" little="" _farther2c_="" they="" show="" us="" bath="" st.="" which="" joins="" convent="" _friars2c_="" where="" picture="" flagellation="" _vanui2c_="" columns="" _portico2c_="" taken="" from="" baths="" septimius="" severus.="" 15th.="" mr.="" henshaw="" walked="" _tyber2c_="" _and27_27_="" visited="" stola="" tybertina="" _7b_now="" _bartholomew27_27_s29_2c_="" formerly="" cut="" shape="" _ship2c_="" wharfed="" _marble2c_="" lofty="" obelisk="" represented="" mast.="" bartholomew="" apostle.="" here="" are="" ruins="" temple="" _jssculapius2c_="" converted="" into="" hospital="" pretty="" convent.="" opposite="" john="" _calabita2c_="" saw="" nothing="" _remarkable2c_="" save="" an="" old="" broken="" altar.="" was="" fortuna="" virilis.="" _hence2c_="" we="" _cupola2c_="" _church2c_="" dedicated="" sun.="" maria="" schola="" _graca2c_="" that="" tongue="" _taught3b_="" said="" be="" second="" rome="" blessed="" _virgin3b_="" bearing="" also="" title="" cardinalate.="" behind="" stands="">

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This historic book may have numerous typos, missing text or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1859. Not illustrated. Excerpt: ... another sight of the Farnesi's gardens,1 and of the terrace where is that admirable painting of Raphael, being a Cupid playing with a...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:168 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.36 inPublished:January 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217706312

ISBN - 13:9780217706315

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