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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Returning from the Viceroy ' s . 434 . The Ming Tomb . . . . . . . . . . 434 . Initial Letter
. . . . 436 . An Idol out of Repair . . . 439 . A Morning Walk . . H . P . Share . 442 .
The Great Wall of China 444 . The Children on the Shore . . . W . T . Smedley .
The Hamogarten . . . . . 532 . Worshiping the Mikado ' s Photograph . . . . 535 .
Tokio . . . . . . . . . . . . W . C . Fitler . 538 . A Japanese Village . . . . . . F . B . Schell .
541 . Street in Tokio . . . . . . W . C . Fitler . 544 . Night . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 547 .
As we came into Agra in the early morning the familiar lines of the Taj — familiar
from study of pictures and photographs — loomed up in the morning air . You
have a view of the building for some time before entering the city . The first view
Traveling in India must be done early in the morning , and although we had had a
severe day ' s journey , we left for Amber at seven in the morning . A squadron of
the Maharajah ' s cavalry accompanied us . They are fine horsemen and wear ...
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
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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