Suche Bilder Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive Mehr »
Anmelden
Books Bücher 1 - 10 von 10 in Square was a receptacle for all the offal and cinders, for all the dead cats and...
" Square was a receptacle for all the offal and cinders, for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster. At one time, a cudgel player kept the ring there; at another time, an impudent squatter settled himself there, and built a shed for rubbish under... "
Annals of influenza or epidemic catarrhal fever in Great Britain from 1510 ... - Seite 23
1852 - 406 Seiten
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

the edinburgh review, of critical journal

charles black - 1850
...was held close to the dwellings of the great. Fruit' women screamed, carters fought, cabbage-stalks and rotten ' apples accumulated in heaps at the thresholds...St. James's ' Square was a receptacle for all the oflfal and cinders, for all the trout show the purity of its waters. The passing traveller, or indolent...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Papers Read at the Royal Institute of British Architects

1863
...great mansions of the west-end aristocracy began to be planted. St. James's Square, Lord Macaulay adds, was a receptacle for all the offal and cinders, for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster, and Ч was not until these nuisances had lasted through a whole generation that the inhabitants applied...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Sketch of the History of the High Constables of Edinburgh: With Notes on the ...

Sir James David Marwick - 1865 - 361 Seiten
...heaps at the thresholds of the Countess of Berkshire and of the Bishop of Durham. . . . Saint James' Square was a receptacle for all the offal and cinders,...for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster. . . . When such was the state of the region inhabited by the most luxurious portion of society, we...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

The life and times of the rev. Samuel Wesley, M.A.

Luke Tyerman - 1866
...congregated every evening to hear mountebanks harangue, to see bears dance, and to set dogs at oxen. St James's Square was a receptacle for all the offal and cinders, and for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster. The pavement of London was detestable, and...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Dulcie Carlyon: A Novel

James Grant - 1886 - 379 Seiten
...heated with antagonism to the then Government. About a hundred years before that, Macaulay tells us that St. James's Square ' was a receptacle for all the offal and cinders, and all the dead cats and dogs, of Westminster. At one time a cudgel-player kept his ring there. At...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Twelve Centuries of English Poetry and Prose

Alphonso Gerald Newcomer - 1910 - 756 Seiten
...square. Then at length palisades were set up, and a pleasant garden laid out. Saint James's Square8 company Westminster.0 At one time a cudgel player"> kept the ring there. At another time an impudent squatter...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington, Band 24

1922
...which inevitably resulted. According to Macaulay, even as late as 1685, "St. James's square was the receptacle for all the offal and cinders, for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster,"1 while Swift (1710) in "A Description of a City Shower," draws a similar and even less...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch

Bourgeois Utopias: The Rise And Fall Of Suburbia

Robert Fishman - 2008 - 272 Seiten
...royal palace — they could not keep out the city around them. St. James's Square, Macaulay reports, "was a receptacle for all the offal and cinders, for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster."11 It was not until the 1720s and the 1730s that the great aristocratic estates mastered...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

Hakluyt's Promise: An Elizabethan's Obsession for an English America

Peter C. Mancall - 2008 - 400 Seiten
...in the late seventeenth century, according to Thomas Babington Macaulay, used St. James's Square as "a receptacle for all the offal and cinders, for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster"; see his History of England, ed. CH Firth, 6 vols. (London, 1913), 1:350. 9. Porter, London, 42, 64;...
Eingeschränkte Leseprobe - Über dieses Buch

Harper's Magazine, Band 13

Henry Mills Alden, Lee Foster Hartman, Thomas Bucklin Wells, Frederick Lewis Allen - 1856
...never cleaned. Under the very windows of palaces the streets reeked with unspeakable abominations. "St. James's Square was a receptacle for all the offal...for all the dead cats and dead dogs of Westminster." The parts of London inhabited by the poor were in still worse condition. In rainy weather, the gutters...
Vollansicht - Über dieses Buch




  1. Meine Mediathek
  2. Hilfe
  3. Erweiterte Buchsuche
  4. PDF herunterladen