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Banyan tree near Colombo Sri Lanka.

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Banyan tree near Colombo Sri Lanka. Figuier des banyans près de Colombo.

Banyan tree near Colombo Sri Lanka.

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Aguas Livres aqueduct. Lisbon Portugal 1808

Architecture, Aqueduto, Águas, Livres, Alcântara, Lisbon, Portugal, Topography, Steel, engraving,Peninsula, War

AQUEDUCT OF ALCANTARA

Aguas Livres aqueduct in 1808. Aqueduct of Alcântara.

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ENVIRONS OF LISBON, And Aqueduct of Alcântara.

Portugal, Topography,Landscape, Aqueduct,Alcântara, Quellus, engraving,Peninsula, War,

ENVIRONS OF LISBON, And Aqueduct of Alcântara.

ENVIRONS OF LISBON, And Aqueduct of Alcântara. Continue reading

FROM Torres Vedras to Cintra Portugal

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CINTRA

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CINTRA

CINTRA

FROM Torres Vedras to Cintra the road lies through a series of military posts, and strong passes, and through the village of Mafra, celebrated for its magnificent palace and convent, which is justly considered as little inferior to the Escurial. Continue reading

Portugal Torres Vedras. From the West.

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TORRES VEDRAS. From the West.

TORRES VEDRAS. From the West.

ON the 29th, the head quarters of the army were removed to Torres Vedras, a city of great antiquity, and the chief of a corregidoria. Of the period of its foundation no authentic records are preserved.

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