Tag Archives: Ancona

Stuck in Customs (in 1854)

Snippets 157. When the American Rev. George Foxcroft Haskins visited Italy in 1854, as part of his tour of Europe, he was in reality visiting a collection of independent states. This was just a few years before the reunification of Italy … Continue reading

Posted in 19th Century, Books, History, Humor, Humour, People, Snippets, Travel | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments