Dr John Moore in Loreto, Italy - late 18th Century

from A View of Society and Manners in Italy. Volume 1, pages 308-309:

The Poor, who are maintained during their whole journey, and have nothing more than a bare maintenance to expect from their labour at home, to them a journey to Loretto is a party of pleasure, as well as devotion, and by much the most agreeable road they can take to heaven. This being a year of jubilee, there is a far greater concourse of pilgrims of all ranks here, at present, …   more >>

cite as

Dr John Moore, A View of Society and Manners in Italy. Volume 1, volume 1 (London, 1795), p. 308-309. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1509097306819 accessed: 6 April, 2020

location of experience: Loreto, Italy

Listeners

Dr John Moore
man of letters, Physician
1729-1802

Listening to

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Matins and hymns performed by Pilgrims to Loreto

Experience Information

Date/Time late 18th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, outdoors, in public

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Fri, 27 Oct 2017 10:41:46 +0100
Approved on Mon, 08 Jan 2018 14:57:15 +0000