The Russians at Home: Unpolitical Sketches, Showing what Newspapers They Read; what Theatres They Frequent; and how They Eat, Drink, and Enjoy Themselves; with Other Matter Relating Chiefly to Literature and Music, and to Places of Historical and Religious Interest in and about Moscow; Comprising Also Four Russian Designs (on Stone). (Google eBook)

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W.H. Allen and Company, 1861 - Russia - 432 pages
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Page 468 - ALLEN'S INDIAN MAIL contains the fullest and most authentic Reports of all important Occurrences in the Countries to which it is devoted, compiled chiefly from private and exclusive sources. It has been pronounced by the Press in general to be indispensable to all who have Friends or Relatives in the East, as affording the only correct information regarding the Services, Movements of Troops, Shipping, and all events of Domestic and individual interest.
Page 346 - I sent for a cup of tea (a Chinese drink), of which I had never drank before.
Page 445 - Thornton, 4 vols., 8vo. 2 16s. 8vo. 21s. (NWP, &c.) 2 vols., 8vo. 25s. Gazetteer of Southern India. With the Tenasserim Provinces and Singapore. Compiled from original and authentic sources. Accompanied by an Atlas, including plans of all the principal towns and cantonments. Royal 8vo. with 4to. Atlas. 3 3s.
Page 335 - Not that which goeth into the mouth, defileth a man : but that which cometh out of the mouth, this defileth a man.
Page 465 - On one sheet size, 2 ft. 3 in. wide ; 2 ft. 9 in. high, 9s. ; or, on cloth, in a case, 12s. Map of the Western Provinces of Hindoostan, The Punjab, Cabool, Scinde, Bhawulpore, &c., including all the States between Candahar and Allahabad. On four sheets size, 4 ft. 4in. wide ; 4 ft. 2 in. high, 30s. ; or, in case, 2 ; rollers, varnished, 2 10s.
Page 465 - In a case, 14s. ; on rollers, and varnished, 18s. Map of China, From the most Authentic Sources of Information. One large sheet size, 2 ft. 7 in. wide ; 2 ft. 2 in. high, 6s. ; or, on cloth, in case, 8s. Map of the World ; On Mercator's Projection, showing the Tracts of the Early Navigators, the Currents of the Ocean, the Principal Lines of great Circle Sailing, and the most recent discoveries. On four sheets size, 6ft.
Page 465 - Map of India and China, Burmah, Siam, the Malay Peninsula, and the Empire of Anam. On two sheets size, 4 ft. 3 in. wide ; 3 ft. 4 in. high, 16s. ; or, on cloth, in a case, 1 5s. Map of the Steam Communication and Overland Routes between England, India, China, and Australia. In a case, 14s. ; on rollers, and varnished, 18s. Map of China. From the most Authentic Sources of Information. One large sheet size, 2 ft.
Page 465 - With Tables of Distances between the principal Towns and Military Stations On one sheet size, 2 ft. 3 in. wide ; 2 ft. 9 in. high, 9s.
Page 465 - Compiled chiefly from surveys executed by order of the Government of India. On six sheets size, 5 ft. 3 in. wide ; 5 ft. 4 in. high, 2 ; or, on cloth, in case, 2 12s. 6d. ; or, rollers, varn., 3 3s.
Page 446 - JT) A New and Complete Set of Traverse Tables, showing the Differences of Latitude and the Departures to every Minute of the Quadrant and to Five Places of Decimals. Together with a Table of the lengths of each Degree of Latitude and corresponding Degree of Longitude from the Equator to the Poles ; with other Tables useful to the Surveyor and Engineer. Fourth Edition, thoroughly revised and corrected by the Author.

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