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UNDER THE YOKE

OF FRANCE AND OF AUSTRIA:

WITH MEMOIRS OF THE

Courts, Governments, & People

OF

ITALY;

PRESENTING

A FAITHFUL PICTURE OF HER PRESENT CONDITION,

AND INCLUDING ORIGINAL

ANECDOTES OF THE BUONAPARTE FAMILY.

BY'A LADY OF RANK.

WRITTEN DURING A TWENTY YEARS' RESIDENCE IN THAT INTERESTING
COUNTRY; AND NOW PUBLISHED FOR THE INFORMATION OF

ENGLISHMEN IN GENERAL AND OF TRAVELLERS

IN PARTICULAR.

How has kind Heaveu adorn'd the happy land,
And scatter'd blessings with a wasteful hand!
But what avail ber unexhausted stores,
Her blooming mountains, and her sunny shores,
With all the gifts that Heaven and Earth impart,
The smiles of Nature, and the charms of Art,
While proud Oppression in ber vallies reigns,
And Tyranny usurps the happy plains ? Addiso 4,

IN TWO VOLS.-VOL. I.

LONDON:
PRINTED FOR G. AND W. B. WHITTAKER,

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