Beauty of the Tombs .
Seneca . . .
Tomb of Cæcilia Metella .
Of Priscilla . . . .
Of the Scipios. . .
Christian Reverence for the Dead .
Growth of Christian Community .
Practice of Cremation abhorrent to ..
Family Sepulchres . . . .
Origin of the Catacombs . .
Cavaliere de Rossi on the Christian Catacombs .
They conform to the Geological Strata .
Situation of the chief Catacombs . .
First Explorers of the Catacombs . .
Cemeteries by the Appian Way . .
History and Archæology of the Catacombs
Dodwell • De Paucitate Martyrum'.
Necessity for capacious Cemeteries .
Catacomb of Callistus .
Tomb and Epigraph of Cornelius
Monument of S. Cæcilia .
Reign of Diocletian
Pontificate of Damasus.
Rome wasted by the Barbarians .
Christian Art in the Catacombs
M. de Rossi on the Symbol IXOYS .
Representations of the Virgin and Child
Picture in the Cemetery of Priscilla .
Argument from its Artistic Beauty . .
Conclusion . . . . . . .
Pago 3, lino 7 from bottom for Michael read Nicholas.
9, 3, for six read seren.
„ 24, 6, for 1594 read 1494.
26, „ 10 from bottom, for November 27 read November 17.