Recollections of Rome and Other Places: Epoch of the Vatican Council 1869-70 (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Recollections of Rome and Other Places: Epoch of the Vatican Council 1869-70 We reached the Eternal City toward the end of November, 1869. I left for home about the last days of April. During my stay of five months at the centre of Catholicity, 1 had ample opportunity - and under the most favorable auspices - to visit, time and again, the great monuments of ancient and modern Rome. My excursions were almost daily; and I enjoyed the rare privilege of such a companion as His Lordship, perfectly conversant with ...