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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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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1900 - 227 pages
...looms of Benares went forth the most delicate silks that adorned the balls of St. James's and of 15 Versailles ; and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal...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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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1900 - 227 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 of 15 Versailles; and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with the...
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A Hand-book of Benares

Arthur Parker - 1901 - 85 pages
...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 of St. James and of Versailles, and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude...
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Macaulay's Essay on Lord Clive

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1902 - 186 pages
...the common Biblical expression. See Genesis xvi, 10. 1. 25. Looms. In Warren Hastings he writes : " From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate...adorned the balls of St. James's and of Versailles. ..." — Warren Hastings, p. 103, 1. 13. P. 50, 1. 4. This idea is thus expanded in Warren Hastings...
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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1907 - 227 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...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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Macaulay's Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1907 - 196 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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Essay on Lord Clive

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1907 - 190 pages
...the con..non Biblical expression. See Genesis xvi, 10. 1. 26. Looms. In Warren Hastings he writes : " From the looms of Benares went forth the most delicate...adorned the balls of St. James's and of Versailles. ..." — Warren Hastings, p. 103, 1. 13. P. 50, 1. 4. This idea is thus expanded in Warren Hastings...
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Macaulay's Essays on Clive and Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1910 - 268 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 of the Petit Trianon, and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabers of Oude 20 were mingled...
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Essay on Warren Hastings

Thomas Babington Macaulay Baron Macaulay - 1911
...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 15 Versailles ; and in the bazaars the muslins of Bengal and the sabres of Oude were mingled with the...
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