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The Plague at Marseilles Consider'd

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Author: Richard Bradley
Published: 1721
Language: English
Wordcount: 12,893 / 47 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 56.1
LoC Category: QR
Downloads: 366
Added to site: 2010.03.29 27169
Genre: Health

en a Galley is ready to launch, they open a small Sluice which kept up the Sea Water.

'This great Building makes one entire Front of the Port, three hundred Paces in Length; the Harbour of Marseilles, is thirteen hundred Paces long, and the Circumference about three Thousand four hundred and fifty Paces. The Streets of the old Town are long, but narrow; and those of the New are spacious, and well Built. The chief, is that they call le Cours, which is near forty Paces broad, in the middle of which is a Walk, planted with four Rows of young Elms, which, with the Keys, are the Places of publick Resort.

'The Town-House which they call La Loge, is situate upon the Key over against the Galleys. Below is a large Hall, which serves the Merchants and Sea-faring Men for an Exchange; and above Stairs the Consuls, Town-Councellors, and others concerned in the Civil Administration have their Meeting. The most valuable Piece in this Building, is the City Arms in the Front, Carved by



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