Mariana Starke in Fiesole, Italy - between the 1790's, 12:00 AM and the 1810's, 12:00 AM

from Information and directions for travellers on the continent, 5th edition, page 87:

 

My family and I about twenty years ago spent one summer at Careggi de' Medici, and another at Careggi di Riccardi; and during our residence in the latter villa, we invited all the surrounding peasants to a dance. Our ball-room was a lofty apartment sixty feet by thirty; and in the centre of the ceiling hung a lustre, composed of such light materials that every puff of wind gave it motion: indeed it had the …   more >>

cite as

Mariana Starke, Information and directions for travellers on the continent, 5th edition (London, 1824), p. 87. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1517237624657 accessed: 28 March, 2020

location of experience: Fiesole, Italy

Listeners

Mariana Starke
Traveller and writer
1762-1838

Listening to

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Experience Information

Date/Time between the 1790's, 12:00 AM and the 1810's, 12:00 AM
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, outdoors

Originally submitted by 5011Henning on Mon, 29 Jan 2018 14:53:44 +0000
Approved on Mon, 19 Mar 2018 09:54:13 +0000