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French travellers in England, 1600-1900

French travellers in England, 1600-1900

selections from their writings

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementchosen and edited by R.E. Palmer.
ContributionsPalmer, R. E. 1932-
The Physical Object
Pagination142p.,19cm
Number of Pages142
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19577263M

– Throughout recorded history, Stonehenge and its surrounding monuments have attracted attention from antiquarians and archaeologists. John Aubrey was one of the first to examine the site with a scientific eye in , and recorded in his plan of the monument the pits that now bear his name. In , the French writer J. B. Barjaud, like many of his compatriots, praised the ‘grandeur and the ‘magnificence of London shops as ‘one of the particular characteristics of the British capital. In turn, English travellers were deeply impressed by the ‘brilliant arcades and the ‘marvellous merchandise in the Palais-Royal. TravellersAuthor: Clé Lesger, Jan Hein Furnée.

María José Álvarez-Faedo currently works at the Departament of English, French and German Studies at the University of Oviedo. Current research interests: 16th-andth-Century English. Commerce meets conquest in this swashbuckling story of the six merchant-adventurers who built the modern world. It was an era when monopoly trading companies were the unofficial agents of European expansion, controlling vast numbers of people and huge tracts of land, and taking on governmental and military functions.

While these works in Military Architecture allow for a comparative analysis in text and image of European fortification schools, others focus on more local conditions such as Stevin’s works in Dutch and French on the role of pivoted sluices in the fortifications of various harbor towns. Irish is a Goidelic language of the Celtic languages family, itself a branch of the Indo-European language family. Irish originated in Ireland and was historically spoken by Irish people throughout Ireland. Irish is spoken as a first language in substantial areas of counties Galway, Kerry, Cork and Donegal, smaller areas of Waterford, Mayo and Meath, and a few other locations.


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