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" ... the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hall, panelled with some beautiful varieties of alabaster and porphyry, and carpeted, as well as a chapel adjoining it, in a style of the utmost magnificence. We traversed several more halls and chapels, adorned... "
Bradshaw's illustrated hand-book to Spain and Portugal - Page 152
1865
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Italy: With Sketches of Spain and Portugal

William Beckford - Italy - 1834 - 465 pages
...the various ornaments of the altars, we followed our conductor through a long covered gallery into the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hall, panelled...adorned with equal splendour, till we were fatigued and bewildered like errant knights in the mazes of an enchanted palace. I began to think there was no end...
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The invalids guide to Madeira. with a vocabulary of the Portuguese and ...

William White Cooper - 1840
...examining the various ornaments of the altars, we followed our conductors through a long coved gallery into the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hall, panelled...adorned with equal splendour, till we were fatigued and bewildered, like knight-errants in the mazes of an enchanted palace." Besides the cathedral, there...
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Memoirs of the Marquis of Pombal: With Extracts from His Writings ..., Volume 1

Jesuits - 1843
...the various ornaments of the altars, we followed our conductor through a long covered gallery into the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hall, panelled...adorned with equal splendour, till we were fatigued and bewildered like errant knights in the mazes of an enchanted palace. I began to think there was no end...
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Italy, Spain, and Portugal: With an Excursion to the Monasteries ..., Parts 1-2

William Beckford - Italy - 1845
...examining the various ornaments of the altars, we followed our conductor through a long coved gallery into the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hall, panelled...adorned with equal splendour, till we were fatigued and bewildered like errant knights in the mazes of an enchanted palace. I began to think there was no end...
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The Lisbon Guide, Or, An Historical and Descriptive View of the City of ...

Lisbon (Portugal) - 1853 - 348 pages
...altar, we passed through a long covered gallery to the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hull, panulled with some beautiful varieties of alabaster and porphyry, and carpeted, as well as ... dwpel adjoining t Jt' i a style of the utmost a magnificence. We traversed several more hall*...
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Handbook For...Portugal

John Murray (Firm) - 1855
...through a long covered gallery to the sacristy, a magnificent vanlted hall, panelled with some beantiful varieties of alabaster and porphyry, and carpeted,...adorned with equal splendour, till we were fatigued and bewildered like knightserrant in the mazes of an enchanted palace." Herculano passes a different criticism...
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A handbook for travellers in Portugal ...

John Murray - Portugal - 1856 - 251 pages
...lantern, is encrusted with the same costly and durable material. Roses of white marble and wreaths of palm branches, most exquisitely sculptured, enrich...adorned with equal splendour, till we were fatigued and bewildered like knightserrant in the mazes of an enchanted palace." Herculano passes a different criticism...
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The Marquis of Pombal

John Smith Athelstane Carnota (Conde da) - Portugal - 1871 - 387 pages
...the various ornaments of the altars, we followed our conductor through a long covered gallery into the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hall, panelled...as a chapel adjoining it, in a style of the utmost magnficence. We traversed several more halls and chapels, adorned with equal splendour, till we were...
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A guide to Lisbon and its environs, including Cintra and Mafra

Joaquim Antonio de Macedo - 1874 - 324 pages
...altar, we pass through a long covered gallery to the sacristy, a magnificent vaulted hall, paneled with some beautiful varieties of alabaster and porphyry, and carpeted, as well as the chapel adjoining it, in a style of the utmost magnificence. We traversed several more halls and...
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A Handbook for Travellers in Portugal: A Complete Guide for Lisbon, Cintra ...

John Murray (Firm) - Portugal - 1875 - 296 pages
...encrusted with the same costly and durable material. Roses of white marble and wreaths of palm-branches, most exquisitely sculptured, enrich every part of...magnificence. We traversed several more halls and chapels,adorned with equal splendour, till we were fatigued and bewildered like knightserrant in the...
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