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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I am told that there is some spell attached to the oath on the rupee ; that a false
oath would be perjury , and the native avoids the vow . . All you can do is to sit
and look on . You may jog your servant , and tell him you are in a hurry , and ask
Mr . Cadwalader , Mr . Seward , and others . Then he told us he was a very good
man and had saved money — some lacs of rupees . All this while servants were
bringing in stuffs and throwing them around the floor . Other servants brought in ...
Then the merchant told us of his family life , his wife and his children , sitting on
his cushion all the time and looking at us with his smooth , bland , smiling face . I
said that I had heard that a rampose chuddah was so soft that you could draw ...
... procession . The principle which inspires these magnificent and useless tombs
is of Tartar origin . The Tartars , we are told , built their belong to the Alhambra ,
and which are the effect.
The principle which inspires these magnificent and useless tombs is of Tartar
origin . The Tartars , we are told , built their ΓΙΟΝ tombs in such a manner as to “
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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