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" Asia. It was commonly believed that half a million of human beings was crowded into that labyrinth of lofty alleys, rich with shrines, and minarets, and balconies, and carved oriels, to which the sacred apes clung by hundreds. The traveller could scarcely... "
The Sacred City of the Hindus: An Account of Benares in Ancient and Modern Times - Page 3
by Matthew Atmore Sherring - 1868 - 388 pages
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A Handbook for Travellers in India, Pakistan, Burma and Ceylon

John Murray (Firm) - 1919
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Collected Works of Edgar Allan Poe: Tales and sketches: 1843-1849. 3

Edgar Allan Poe - 1978 - 737 pages
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History of Modern India

Moti Lal Bhargava - 1970 - 623 pages
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Europaische Hochschulschriften : Reihe XIV: Angelsächsische ..., Volumes 16-17

1969
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Le monde d'Edgar Poe

Roger Forclaz - 1974 - 611 pages
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Let Me Speak

A. M. Biswas, Amiẏamaẏa Biśvāsa - 1974 - 317 pages
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Sketches of Some Distinguished Anglo-Indians: Including Lord Macaulay's ...

Willaim F. B. Laurie - 1999 - 372 pages
...vivid " Chapter," writes : — " Mr. Macaulay has given the following graphic description of 'Benares, a city which in wealth, population, dignity, and sanctity,...of lofty alleys, rich with shrines, and minarets, and balconies, and carved oriels, to which the sacred apes clung by hundreds. The traveller could scarcely...
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Tales and Sketches: 1843-1849

Edgar Allan Poe, Thomas Ollive Mabbott, Eleanor D. Kewer - 2000 - 1451 pages
...of the Right Hon. Warren Hastings (gv., London, 1841): His [Hastings'] first design was on Benares, a city which in wealth, population, dignity, and sanctity,...that half a million of human beings was crowded into thai labyrinth of lofty alleys, rich with shrines, and minarets, and balconies, and carved oriels,...
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Critical & Historical Essays -Vol IV, Volume 4

Thomas Babington MacAulay Macaulay, Baron - 2006 - 412 pages
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Life and Work in Benares and Kumaon - 1839-77

James Kennedy - 2006 - 420 pages
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