Seeing Europe with Famous Authors, Volume 1

Great Britain and Ireland

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Author: Various Authors
Published: 1914
Language: English
Wordcount: 54,219 / 163 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 62.7
LoC Category: G
Downloads: 446
Added to site: 2004.06.30
mnybks.net#: 7912
Genre: Travel
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u will not make the equal, or anything near the equal, of London.

Here is the great mart of the world, to which the best and richest products are brought from every land and clime, so that if you have put money in your purse you may command every object of utility or fancy which grows or is made anywhere without going beyond the circuit of the great cosmopolitan city. Parisian, German, Russian, Hindu, Japanese, Chinese industry is as much at your service here, if you have the all-compelling talisman in your pocket, as in Paris, Berlin, St. Petersburg, Benares, Yokohama, or Peking. That London is the great distributing center of the world is shown by the fleets of the carrying trade of which the countless masts rise along her wharves and in her docks. She is also the bank of the world. But we are reminded of the vicissitudes of commerce and the precarious tenure by which its empire is held when we consider that the bank of the world in the middle of the last century was Amsterdam.

The first and perhaps t

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