Jenkinson's smaller practical guide to North Wales

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E. Stanford, 1884 - Wales - 255 pages
 

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Page 19 - Richard ; no man cried, God save him; No joyful tongue gave him his welcome home : But dust was thrown upon his sacred head ; Which with such gentle sorrow he shook off, — His face still combating with tears and smiles, The badges of his grief and patience ; — That had not God, for some strong purpose, steel'd The hearts of men, they must perforce have melted, And barbarism itself have pitied him.
Page 131 - Babylon, making its course to the south, the palaces lie the one on the east, and the other on the west side of the river; both built at exceeding costs and expense.
Page 13 - Offices at all the large Stations. The Tourist Season generally extends from JUNE to SEPTEMBER inclusive. The Caledonian Co. also issue Tourist Tickets to the Lake District of England, The Isle of Man, Connemara, The Lakes of Killarney, &c.
Page 19 - After a well grac'd actor leaves the stage, Are idly bent on him that enters next, Thinking his prattle to be tedious : Even so, or with much more contempt, men's eyes Did scowl on Richard ; no man cried, God save him...
Page 13 - LONDON (Euston), BIRMINGHAM, LIVERPOOL, MANCHESTER, LEEDS, BRADFORD, and other places in England. Sleeping and Day Saloon Carriages. Through Guards and Conductors. The Caledonian Company's Trains from and to Edinburgh, Glasgow, Carlisle, &c., connect on the Clyde with the ' Columba,' ' lona,'
Page 37 - Johnson delighted to stand and repeat verses, erected an urn with the following inscription : ' This spot was often dignified by the presence of SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D. Whose moral writings, exactly conformable to the precepts of Christianity, Gave ardour to Virtue and confidence to Truth...
Page 49 - J;o the child's memory, with the simple record : " In loving remembrance of Leonard Bright (son of John Bright, MP, and Margaret Elizabeth, his wife), who died at Llandudno, November 8th, 1864. Aged nearly six years. ' And there shall be one fold and one shepherd.
Page 13 - TOURISTS are recommended to procure a copy of the Caledonian Railway Company's " Tourist Guide," which can be had at any of the Company's Stations, and also at the chief Stations on the London and...
Page 22 - ITALY, SPAIN and PORTUGAL, NORWAY, SWITZERLAND, EGYPT, PALESTINE, INDIA, UNITED STATES, ENGLISH CATHEDRALS, ABBEYS, and CASTLES, on approval, to double amount of cash sent. Lists on receipt of stamped addressed envelope to LETTS, Limited, 72, Queen Victoria Street, London, E,0. TRAVELLERS
Page 88 - Anglesey, which is inhabited by hermits, living by manual labour, and serving G-od. It is remarkable that when, by the influence of human passions, any discord arises among them, all their provisions are devoured and infected by a species of small mice, with which the island abounds ; but when the discord ceases, they are no longer molested.

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