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List of Travels in Europe.
Head : Tour through the Manufacturing Districts of Eng
land. New York, 1836. 12mo. Hoppus : The Continent in 1835. New-York, 1837.
12mo. Irving, (W.): Sketch Book,' etc. Jameson, (Anna): Visits and Sketches at Home and
Abroad. New York, 1836. 2 vols.
(The works of art in Germany and Italy are copiously and gracefully referred to in these volumes.) Peale, (Rembrandt): Notes on Italy, 1829-30. Phila.
delphia, 1831. 8vo, Puckler, (Muskau): Tour in England, France, &c., in v
1 v. 8vo. Philadelphia, 1833. Pompeii. 2 v. 18mo. Boston, 1833. Quin, (M. I.): Steam Voyage down the Danube, etc.
New York, 1837. 12mo. Raumer : England in 1835. Philadelphia. lv. 8vo. Rush, (Richard): Memoranda at London. 8vo. Slight Reminiscences of the Rhine, Switzerland, &c.
Philadelphia, 1835. 2 vols. Slidell, (Lieut.): An American in England. New York,
1836. 2 vols. Stewart, C. S. : Society in Great Britain. 1834. 2 v. Switzerland, France, Italy, etc., illustrated by Prout and
Harding, with letter-press by Roscoe. Landscape An
nual, 1830–7. Also in quarto. Thorburn : Men and Manners in Great Britain. New
York, 1835. 12mo. Tour in Holland. 18mo, [Family Library.] London, 1833.
Trollope, (Mrs.) : Paris and the Parisians. 8vo. New.
: Belgium and Western Germany in 1830.
aliy. 2 v. 1837.
Guide Books, etc.
Book for Travellers on the Continent; Starke's Direc.
tions, &c. [See p. 23.] England: Leigh's Road Book ; Leigh's Picture of Lon.
Tour for Health.
IV. TOUR FOR HEALTH.
DR. JAMES JOHNSON, in his admirable work, “Change of Air, or the Pursuit of Health and Recreation,” gives the following “Sketch of a Tour of Health.” The following were the regular journeys and the points of nightly repose. 1. Sittingbourn. 2. Dover. 3. Calais. 4. Boulogne. 5. Abbeville. 6. Rouen 7. Along the banks of the Seine to Mantes. 8. Paris, with various excursions and perambulations. 9. Fontaineblleau. 10. Auxerre. 11. Vitteaux. 12. Dijon, with excursions. 13. Champagnole, in the Jura mountains. 14. Geneva, with various excursions. 15. Salenche. 16. Chamouni, with various excursions to the Mer de Glace, Jardin, Buet, &c. 17. Across the Col de Balme, to Martigny, with excursions up the Valais. 18. By the valley of Entrement, &c., to the Great St. Bernard, with excursions. 19. Back to Martigny. 20. Ivian on the lake of Geneva, with excursions. 21. Geneva. 22. Lausanne, with excursions. 23. La Sarna. 24. Neufchatel. 25. Berne, with excursions and perambulations. 26. Thoun. 27. Valley of Lauterbrunen, with various circuits. 28. Grindenwalde, with excursions to the Glaciers, &c. 29. Over the grand Scheidec to Meyringen, with excursions to waterfalls, &c. 30. By Erientz, lake of Brientz, Interlaken, and Lake of Thoun, with various excursions to the Giesbach, and other waterfalls, back to Thoun. 31. Berne. 32. Zoffengen. 33. Lucerne, with various excursions. 34. Zoug and Zurich. 35. Schaffhausen and falls of the Rhiae. 36. Mewstad in the Black Forest. 37. By the Vallée d'Enfer to
Offenburg. 38. Carlsruhe, with excursions. 38. Heidelberg. 40. Darmstadt. 41. Frankfort on the Maine, with excursions. 42. Mayence, with excursions. 43. Coblentz, Bingen, Bonn, &c. 44. Cologne. 45. Aix-la-Chapelle, with excursions. 46. Lieg. 47. Brussels, with a week's excursions. 48. Ghent and Courtray. 49. Dunkirk. 50. Calais. 51. Dover. 52. London.
This tour occupied the months of August, September, and October, being taken by slow journeys to suit invalids.
MADE DURING A TOUR OF EIGHT MONTHS IN GREAT BRITAIN, AND ON
THE CONTINENT, IN 1836.
Liverpool, April 6, 1836. Dear MOTHER :-Nineteen days only have passed since the last link which bound us to home and the steamer Hercules was severed from our goodly ship England off Sandy Hook, and with the usual feelings of all generous and patriotic hearts on such occasions, we bade you and
"Our native land, good night!"
And now we are three thousand miles apart, and an ocean rolls between us.
The voyage was very like others which have been • written of in books' by Geoffrey Crayon and his numerous successors, It was short and sweet, and had a plen. tiful lack of incident;' and you will certainly not expect me to make any new disclosures of the wonders of the great deep. Our gallant captain, rough, bluff, and seven and twenty,' (i. e. when the representative of Juliet Capulet sailed with him,) was as courteous and popular as ever; the life of the company, the genius of good order and the leader of all the fun. And then the mate, who