hide Matching Documents

The documents where this entity occurs most often are shown below. Click on a document to open it.

Document Max. Freq Min. Freq
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 3 3 Browse Search
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard) 3 1 Browse Search
View all matching documents...

Your search returned 6 results in 4 document sections:

George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), Chapter 21: (search)
ublished, show the variety of social and political information which made intercourse with him full of entertainment. with a party of about a dozen, including Archbishop Whately, who is staying in the house, with his chaplain, Dr. Dickinson; Sir David Baird, who went to Russia on the first appearance of the cholera there to report on it to his government; etc., etc. The Archbishop of Dublin was the most curious person to me, of course. He is tall, rather awkward, constantly in motion, constantnickname Whately obtained when he was head of one of the small colleges at Oxford. but you always feel, in talking with him, that you are in the grasp of a powerful mind. . . . . The conversation was uncommonly various, and the Archbishop and Sir D. Baird very entertaining. We brought Mrs. Austin home in our carriage, and had some very pleasant talk with her in a drive of three miles. July 17.—In returning a few calls this morning I went to see Sydney Smith, and found him a good deal stoute
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), chapter 26 (search)
e, 450, 451. Arconati, Marquis, 450-452. Arnheim, Baroness von (Bettina), 500. Arrivabene, Count, Giovanni, 450, 451. Astor, W. B., 26, 178. Athenaeum, Boston, 8, 12, 370, 371, 379 and note. Atterson, Miss, 109. Auckland, Lord (First), 264. Austin, Mrs., Sarah, 411, 413, 500. Azzelini, 176. B Babbage, Charles, 407, 422. Bachi, Pietro, 368 note. Bagot, Sir Charles and Lady Mary, 295 and note. Baillie, Miss, Joanna, 413, 414, 479. Bainbridge, Commodore, 373. Baird, Sir, David, 412, 413. Balbo, Count, Cesare, 210, 212, 213, 306, 307; letters from, 307, 309. Balbo, Countess, 209. Balbo, Count, Prospero, 209, 210, 308. Balhorn, Herr, 85. Baltimore, visits, 41, 349, 351. Bancroft, Hon., George, 385. Banks, Sir, Joseph, 258 note, 263, 294. Barante, Baron de, 137, 138, 256. Barbour, Philip, 347. Barcelona, visits, 185, 191. Baring, Bingham, 411. Baring, Thomas, 411. Barnard, Mr., 459. Baudissin, Count, 467, 468, 473 and note, 475, 476, 482,
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), Chapter 5: (search)
w chairs, and a table with papers and portfolios on it, for the whole of its furniture. . . . . After the first formal compliments were over, I spoke of the Maremme. It is a favorite subject with him, for he has spent immense sums of money to rescue them from the malaria, and do, on that part of the coast, what Peter Leopold did for the now beautiful Val di Chiana. He talked well about it, but it remains still doubtful whether his treasure and labors have not been thrown away. Taking up Dr. Baird's French History of American Temperance Societies, he made many inquiries about them; said there was very little intemperance in Tuscany; spoke of spirituous liquor as an unnatural, artificial, noxious beverage, but treated wine, like a true Italian, as a gift of God, and one of the comforts and consolations of life, as healthy, and as nourishing. Coming accidentally upon the subject of the Medici, he spoke with great interest and admiration of Lorenzo; said there were great quantities o
George Ticknor, Life, letters and journals of George Ticknor (ed. George Hillard), chapter 30 (search)
London, II. 146, 146, 378, 384, 390. Atterson, Miss, I. 109. Auckland, Lord (First), I. 264. Auersperg, Count (Anastasius Grun), II. 2, 9, 10. Austin, Mrs., Sarah, I. 411, 413, 500, II. 384, 390. Azzelini, I. 170. B Babbage, Charles, I. 407, 422, II 176, 178, 181. Bachi, Pietro, I. 368 note. Baden, Grand Duke of, II. 330. Bagot, Sir Charles and Lady Mary, I. 295 and note. Baillie, Miss, Joanna, I. 413, 414, 479, II. 153. Bainbridge, Commodore, I. 373. Baird, Sir, David, I. 412, 413. Balbo, Count, Cesare, I. 210, 212, 213, 306, 307, II. 38-42, 118, 127, 353; letters from, I. 307, 309. Balbo, Countess, I. 209. Balbo, Count, Prospero, I. 209, 210, 308, II. 42. Baldissero, Count and Countess, II. 126. Balhorn, Herr, I. 85. Baltimore, visits, I. 41, 349, 351. Bancroft, Hon., George, I. 385, II. 258, 259 note; letter from, 453. Bandinel, Dr., II. 168, 169. Banks, Sir, Joseph, I. 258 note, 263, 294, II. 478. Barante, Baron de, I. 137