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" Geneva, the capital, is situate on the slopes of two hills divided by the Rhone, where it issues from the lake, forming in its course two islands, on one of which... "
Bradshaw's continental [afterw.] monthly continental railway, steam ... - Page 272
by George Bradshaw - 1863
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System of Universal Geography: Founded on the Works of Malte-Brun and Balbi ...

James Laurie, Adriano Balbi - Geography - 1842 - 1063 pages
...mechanics; schools for music, gymnastics, watchmaking. &c. Geneva* Geneve, or Genf, the capital, is situate on the slopes of two hills divided by the Rhone, where...forming in its course two Islands, on one of which stand part of the town, and the other contains a fine promenade planted with trees, and adorned with...
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THE BOOK OF THE WORLD : BEING AN ACCOUNT OF ALL REPUBLICS, EMPIRES, KINGDOMS ...

RICHARD S. FISHER - 1852
...council of state, of 24 members, named by the representative council. Geneva, the capital, is situate on the slopes of two hills divided by the Rhone, where...forming in its course two islands, on one of which stand part of the town, and the other contains a fine promenade planted with trees, and adorned with...
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The Alps, Switzerland, and the North of Italy ...

Charles Williams - Alps, Italian (Italy) - 1854 - 633 pages
...the most populous city of Switzerland, and the capital of the smallest of its cantons, is built upon two hills, divided by the Rhone where it issues from the lake ; but the hill on the south bank of the river attains a height of about 100 feet above the lake, and...
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THE VOLUME OF THE WORLD

THOMAS H. PRESCOTT - 1855
...preservation of such travellers as might lose their way among the snow in severe weather. Geneva is situated on the slopes of two hills divided by the...which stands part of the town, and the other contains a fine promenade planted with trees, and adorned with a statue of the noted Jean Jaques Rousseau. The...
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Travels in Europe, Egypt, Arabia Petrĉa, Palestine and Syria

Eugene Vetromile - Europe - 1871
...smallest Canton in the Confederation. It contains 56,000 inhabitants, and is situated on the slope of two hills, divided by the Rhone, where it issues...in its course two islands, on one of which stands a part of the town. I landed at 1 p. M., and took lodgings at the Hotel de Geneva, which is comfortable,...
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