Mementoes, historical and classical, of a tour through part of France, Switzerland, and Italy, in the years 1821 and 1822: including a summary history of the principal cities and of the most memorable revolutions; a description of the famed edifices, and works of art, ancient, as well as modern; with an account of some of the most striking classic fictions and ceremonies; and of such relics still remaining ...
Printed for Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy, 1824 - History
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