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Sunny Memories of Foreign Lands, Volume 2   By: (1811-1896)

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Skip Doughty, Tiffany Vergon, Charles Franks, and the Online Distributed

SUNNY MEMORIES OF FOREIGN LANDS.

BY MRS. HARRIET BEECHER STOWE, Author of "Uncle Tom's Cabin," Etc.

..... "When thou haply seest Some rare note worthy object in thy travels, Make me partake of thy happiness." SHAKESPEARE

IN TWO VOLUMES. VOL. II.

CONTENTS OF THE SECOND VOLUME.

LETTER XIX. Breakfast. Macaulay. Hallam. Milman. Sir R. Inglis. Lunch at Surrey Parsonage. Dinner at Sir E. Buxton's.

LETTER XX. Dinner at Lord Shaftesbury's.

LETTER XXI. Stoke Newington. Exeter Hall. Antislavery Meeting.

LETTER XXII. Windsor. The Picture Gallery. Eton. The Poet Gray.

LETTER XXIII. Rev. Mr. Gurney. Richmond, the Artist. Kossuth. Pembroke Lodge. Dinner at Lord John Russell's. Lambeth Palace.

LETTER XXIV. Playford Hall. Clarkson.

LETTER XXV. Joseph Sturge. The "Times" upon Dressmaking. Duke of Argyle. Sir David Brewster. Lord Mahon. Mr. Gladstone.

LETTER XXVI. London Milliners. Lord Shaftesbury.

LETTER XXVII. Archbishop of Canterbury's Sermon to the Ragged Scholars. Mr. Cobden. Miss Greenfield's Concert. Rev. S. R. Ward. Lady Byron. Mrs. Jameson. George Thompson. Ellen Crafts.

LETTER XXVIII. Model Lodging Houses. Lodging House Act. Washing Houses.

LETTER XXIX. Benevolent Movements. The Poor Laws. The Insane. Factory Operatives. Schools, &c.

LETTER XXX. Presentation at Surrey Chapel. House of Parliament. Miss Greenfield's Second Concert. Sir John Malcolm. The Charity Children. Mrs. Gaskell. Thackeray.

JOURNAL. London to Paris. Church Music. The Shops. The Louvre. Music at the Tuileries. A Salon. Versailles. M. Belloc.

LETTER XXXI. The Louvre. The Venus de Milon.

JOURNAL. M. Belloc's Studio. M. Charpentier. Salon Musicale. Peter Parley. Jardin Mabille. Remains of Nineveh. The Emperor. Versailles. Sartory. Père la Chaise. Adolphe Monod. Paris to Lyons. Diligence to Geneva. Mont Blanc. Lake Leman.

LETTER XXXII. Route to Chamouni. Glaciers.

LETTER XXXIII. Chamouni. Rousse, the Mule. The Ascent.

JOURNAL. The Alps.

LETTER XXXIV. The Ice Fields.

JOURNAL. Chamouni to Martigny. Humors of the Mules.

LETTER XXXV. Alpine Flowers. Pass of the Tête Noir.

JOURNAL. The Same.

LETTER XXXVI. Ascent to St. Bernard. The Dogs.

LETTER XXXVII. Castle Chillon. Bonnevard. Mont Blanc from Geneva. Luther and Calvin. Madame De Wette. M. Fazy.

JOURNAL. A Serenade. Lausanne. Freyburg. Berne. The Staubbach. Grindelwald.

LETTER XXXVIII. Wengern Alps. Flowers. Glaciers. The Eiger.

JOURNAL. Glaciers. Interlachen. Sunrise in the Mountains. Monument to the Swiss Guards of Louis XVI. Basle. Strasbourg.

LETTER XXXIX. Strasbourg.

LETTER XL. The Rhine. Heidelberg.

JOURNAL. To Frankfort.

LETTER XLI. Frankfort. Lessing's "Trial of Huss."

JOURNAL. To Cologne. The Cathedral.

LETTER XXII. Cologne. Church of St. Ursula. Relics. Dusseldorf.

JOURNAL. To Leipsic. M. Tauchnitz. Dresden. The Gallery. Berlin.

LETTER XLIII. The Dresden Gallery. Schoeffer.

LETTER XLIV. Berlin. The Palace. The Museum.

LETTER XLV. Wittenberg. Luther's House. Melanchthon's House.

LETTER XLVI. Erfurt. The Cathedral. Luther's Cell. The Wartburg.

JOURNAL. The Smoker discomfited. Antwerp. The Cathedral Chimes. To Paris.

LETTER XLVII. Antwerp. Rubens.

LETTER XLVIII.

Paris. School of Design. Egyptian and Assyrian Remains. Mrs. S. C. Hall. The Pantheon. The Madeleine. Notre Dame. Béranger. French Character. Observance of Sunday.

JOURNAL. Seasickness on the Channel.

LETTER XLIX.

York. Castle Howard. Leeds. Fountains Abbey. Liverpool. Irish Deputation. Departure.

LETTER XIX.

May 19.

Dear E.:

This letter I consecrate to you, because I know that the persons and things to be introduced into it will most particularly be appreciated by you... Continue reading book >>




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