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Rouen, It's History and Monuments

A Guide to Strangers

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Published: 1840
Language: English
Wordcount: 27,962 / 92 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 57.8
LoC Category: G
Downloads: 357
Added to site: 2006.07.03
mnybks.net#: 13868
Genres: Travel, History
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covered markets, eight open markets, twenty one public places, about seventeen thousand houses, and more than four hundred and seventy streets, and contains a population of about ninety thousand inhabitants.

[Footnote 1: It is the sugar refinery of Mr Sautelet, rue des Carmes, opposite the place of the same name.]

[Footnote 2: Recherches sur l'histoire religieuse, morale et littéraire de Rouen, depuis les premiers temps jusqu'a Rollon. Rouen, J. Frère, 1826, 8vo.]

[Footnote 3: The principal filatures, manufactories and bleaching establishments, are situated in the suburb of Saint-Sever, and in the valleys of Deville, Bapeaume and Maromme. Amongst the principal stuffs, which are wrought in its manufactories, we must mention its rouenneries, the general name given to all those striped or checked cotton, stuffs which are used for womens dresses.]

[Illustration: Cathédrale.]


RELIGIOUS MONUMENTS.

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