Around the World with General Grant: A Narrative of the Visit of General U.S. Grant, Ex-president of the United States, to Various Countries in Europe, Asia, and Africa, in 1877, 1878, 1879. To which are Added Certain Conversations with General Grant on Questions Connected with American Politics and History, Part 1
American News Company, 1879 - 1262 pages
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His Highness had risen this morning earlier than usual , to have his prayers
finished in time to meet the General . At five precisely we entered the courtyard
leading to the reception hall . The Maharajah came slowly down the steps , with a
The British Collector at Agra has it under his charge , and those who come are
instructed to bring their food and bedding . Mr . Lawrence , the Collector , was
there to meet us , and our hotel keeper at Agra had sent all that was necessary .
Among the men we meet TEL - every day are men who did their share.
... passed yelled to the solitary Anglo - Saxon magistrate ( Mr . Cooper himself ) ,
as he sat under the shade of the police station performing his solemn duty with
his native officials around him , that he , the Christian , would meet the same fate .
The Viceroy has telegraphed that he will delay his departure from Calcutta to the
hills to enable himself to meet General Grant . In return for this courtesy the
General has appointed to be in Calcutta earlier than he expected . He has cut off
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Initially released in two volumes, this work has been combined and abridged by historian Fellman. Young, the European correspondent for the New York Herald, joined the Civil Warrior's entourage as he ... Read full review