Grotte sentence example
- The house, La Grotte, which Gibbon inhabited 1783-1793, and on the terrace of which he completed (1787) his famous history, was demolished in 1896 to make room for the new post office that stands on the Place St Francois.
- He was buried in his brother's cathedral church at Frascati, but in 1807 his remains were removed to the Grotte Vaticane of St Peter's.
- The Grotte des Chevres has been regarded as an enormous gas-bubble in the lava.
- He died at Frascati on the 13th of July 1807, and was buried in the Grotte Vaticane of St Peter's in an urn bearing the title of "Henry IX."; he is also commemorated in Canova's wellknown monument to the Royal Stuarts (see James).Advertisement