About three miles north-east from Chin-keang-foo, the provincial capital of Jiang Nan (Chinese: 江南;), from the broad bright waters of the Yangtse keang, rise the picturesque and precipitous rocky islets called “the three hills of King-kow.”
View on Simla. Capital of Himachal Pradesh. India 1883. Vue générale prise de la colline de Djako. British Colonial History. From: La Nouvelle Géographie universelle, la terre et les hommes 1875-94. The… Read More
Persia. Palace of Isfahan (Meidun-e Emam). Ruins of Persepolis. Kuh-i-Rahmat. Tomb of Cyrus the Great Persia. Sultan Mosque.
Aguas Livres aqueduct in 1808. Aqueduct of Alcântara.
ENVIRONS OF LISBON, And Aqueduct of Alcântara.
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… Read More
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.… Read More
CREEK OF MACEIRA. THE fleet with the troops under the orders of Lieutenant-General Sir Harry Burrard, came to an anchor in the open sea, off this Creek, on the 25th… Read More