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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371 Li Hung Chang — The Viceroy ' s Banquet - Tientsin - Qur Journey up the
PeihoBoating on the Peiho - Night on the River - The Procession to Pekin -
Arrival at Pekin . CHAPTER XXXVIII . CHINA — CONVERSATIONS WITH
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 .
Perhaps the long night ride may have had something to do with our indifference
to art , for the ride had been severe and distressing , and it was pleasant to find
any shelter and repose . The General and 3 Mrs . Grant went to the house of Mr .
It was the night before we left Agra , and we could not resist the temptation , even
at the risk of keeping some friends waiting who had asked us to dinner , of a
moonlight view . It was a new moon , which made our view imperfect . But such a
It was night before we reached Jeypore . On arriving at the station the Maharajah
was present with his ministers , and the English resident , Dr . Hendley , who
acted in place of Colonel Beynon . As the General descended , the Maharajah ,
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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