This is the port which is exhibited in the present view, and the lofty mountain beyond its entrance is the Neritos of Homer. Views in Greece by Edward Dodwell. London, 1821.
St. Michael’s Mount (Cornish: An Garrel Los y ‘Cos) is a tidal island on the southwestern tip of England.
Hebron and the monument over the Cave of Machpelah.
The Pool of Siloam. Sacred Christian site.
Matabele Land and the Victoria Falls.
Banyan tree near Colombo Sri Lanka. Figuier des banyans près de Colombo.
Termination of the Great Wall of China. The Gulf of Pecheli during a Typhoon. In a previous description of the Great Wall of China, the particular view here given is… Read More
Se Tseaou Shan, or “The Western Seared Hills” of Guangxi. About one hundred miles west from the city of Canton, a mountain group arises, as remarkable for the actual area which it… Read More
Transplanting rice; and Sowing at Soo-chow Foo on the Tui-ho. Rice-grounds consist of neatly enclosed spaces, the clay banks surrounding them seldom exceeding two feet in height.
The Cataract of Shih Tan. The western parts of Kiang-nan, bordering upon the inland province of Hou-Quang, are mountainous, arid, and sterile. Fruitful in rivers, their waters are with difficulty… Read More