The court of the Lions surrounded by porticoes, halls, and chambers, supported by light and slender pillars of white marble.
River scene, Java. The most beautiful and interesting plants of a tropical landscape.
The Alcázar of Seville is the medieval royal palace of Seville.
Cairo is considered the best school of ‘Arabic literature; and there is no other place in which we can obtain such a complete knowledge of the Arabs.
Bangkok, capital of Siam in 1875. As one steams up the broad river to the capital, the scene, at first sight, is purely Oriental.
The Church and Convent of Belem built by the rich and pious King Emmanuel, in the year 1500, to sanctify and to commemorate the greatest of Portuguese maritime events.
No other city is so fascinating to the imagination, so rich in associations, or so picturesque, as Venice.
Nave of Wells Cathedral completely furnished with pointed arches. It is the main work of early English Gothic architecture.
The rock of Gibraltar separates the Atlantic from the Mediterranean. On the highest part of the rock stands the Signal House El Hache.
The Ice Cavern one of the most charming natural phenomena of the Alpine world.