Tom Thumb's Bridal Tour: A Fairy Story

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Wynkoop, Hallenbeck & Thomas, 1863 - 30 pages

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Page 33 - BABNUM devotes his constant energies and attends personally to the minutest details of the Museum...
Page 33 - ... valuable instruction for old and young which may be found here. The extraordinary LIVING- CURIOSITIES which are constantly appearing here, in a variety truly astonishing, are confessedly a valua ble exhibition of themselves.
Page 23 - ... silk decorated with a golden poodle. She was 'above all things happy', he said, 'in meeting once again Napoleon III, who made a conquest of her in the month of April when he was in London'. Canrobert met the Queen in the salon before dinner. She came up to him in the friendliest way: 'I am delighted to see you; I have heard so much about you that I must already look upon you as an old acquaintance'.
Page 33 - Perhaps there never was before in the world such an instance of extraordinary success as this museum presents. Mr.
Page 33 - I am by no means unaware of the great influence for good which this establishment is capable of exerting upon the public mind.
Page 33 - HA.JPJ'Y comprising hundreds of living beasts and birds of opposite natures, trained to live together in the most perfect harmony , must be seen to be realized.
Page 33 - ... visitors while in the Museum that I would my own family, so that any lady e" Ğaild shall be as safe here as in their own house.
Page 33 - GEEMAIXS, and others of his suite, expressed himself delighted with the Curiosities he examined. THE...
Page 34 - The elegant Saloon Performances take place in the prettiest and most comfortable

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