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Página 253 - Signboards : Their History. With Anecdotes of Famous Taverns and Remarkable Characters. By JACOB LARWOOD and JOHN CAMDEN HOTTEN. With nearly 100 Illustrations.
Página 130 - A palace lifting to eternal summer Its marble walls, from out a glossy bower Of coolest foliage, musical with birds, Whose songs should syllable thy name!
Página 203 - Here, now, what do you mean by such conduct as this! Playing us for Chinamen because we are strangers and trying to learn! Trying to impose your vile secondhand carcasses on us! Thunder and lightning, I've a notion to — to — if you've got a nice fresh corpse, fetch him out! Or, by George, we'll brain you!
Página 202 - No — that statement will hardly wash. We are just from America ourselves. We heard nothing about it. Christopher Colombo— pleasant name— is— is he dead?" "Oh, corpo di Baccho!— three hundred year!
Página 203 - He came to the hotel this morning to ask if we were up, and he endeavoured, as well as he could, to describe us, so that the landlord would know which persons he meant. He finished with the casual remark that we were lunatics. The observation was so innocent and so honest that it amounted to a very good thing for a guide to say.
Página 252 - Emanuel On Diamonds and Precious Stones ; their History, Value, and Properties ; with Simple Tests for ascertaining their Reality. By HARRY EMANUEL, FRGS With numerous Illustrations, Tinted and Plain. Crown 8vo, cloth extra, with Illustrations, js.
Página 203 - We came very near expressing interest, sometimes— even admiration— it was very hard to keep from it. We succeeded though. Nobody else ever did, in the Vatican museums. The guide was bewildered— nonplussed. He walked his legs off, nearly, hunting up extraordinary things, and exhausted all his ingenuity on us, but it was a failure; we never showed any interest in anything.
Página 199 - Enough, enough, enough! Say no more ! Lump the whole thing ! say that the Creator made Italy from designs by Michael Angelo I" I never felt so fervently thankful, so soothed, so tranquil, so filled with a blessed peace, as I did yesterday when I learned that Michael Angelo was dead.