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" Commerce had as many pilgrims as religion. All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate silks that adorned the balls of St. James's and of... "
The Sacred City of the Hindus: An Account of Benares in Ancient and Modern Times - Page 6
by Matthew Atmore Sherring - 1868 - 388 pages
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The Life of General U.S. Grant: His Early Life, Military Achievements, and ...

Loomis T. Palmer - 1885 - 772 pages
...All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate silks that adorned the halls ol St. James and Versailles; and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude...
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Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1886 - 183 pages
...All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate...the jewels of Golconda and the shawls of Cashmere. This rich capital, and the surrounding tract, had long been under the immediate rule of a Hindoo prince,...
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Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1886 - 183 pages
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Warren Hastings : an Essay

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay, Graeme Mercer Adam, George Dickson - 1890 - 125 pages
...All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate silks that adorned the balls of St. James's and Versailles ; and in the bazaars, the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with the...
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Historical Essays of Macaulay

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1892 - 394 pages
...All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate...balls of St. James's and of Versailles; and in the bazars, the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with the jewels of Golconda and the...
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Historical Essays of Macaulay: William Pitt, Earl of Chatham, Lord Clive ...

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1892 - 394 pages
...All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate...balls of St. James's and of Versailles; and in the bazars, the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with the jewels of Golconda and the...
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Lord Macaulay's Essays ; And, Lays of Ancient Rome

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1892 - 924 pages
...All along the shores of the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. and the Petit Trianon ; and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with...
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A Manual of English Prose Literature: Biographical and Critical, Designed ...

William Minto - 1892 - 552 pages
...went forth the most delicate silks that adorned the balls of St James's and of the Petit Trianon ; and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with the jewels of Goleonda and the shawls of Cashmere." There is thus no lack of pictorial matter in Macaulay. The peculiarity...
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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1892 - 303 pages
...business to beg for alms. venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate silks that adorned the balls of St. James's and Versailles ; l and in the bazars, the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were 5 mingled with...
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Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1893 - 235 pages
...along the shores of 30 the venerable stream lay great fleets of vessels laden with rich merchandise. From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate...silks that adorned the balls of St. James's and of the Petit Trianon : and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with...
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