Vacation Tourists and Notes of Travel in 1860 , [1862-3]: I. Clark, W.G. Naples and Garibaldi. II. Spottiswoode, G.A. A tour in civil and military Croatia, and through part of Hungary. III. D., R. Slavonic races. IV. K., G.H. A gossip on a Sutherland hillside. V. Bowen C.C. A visit to Peru. VI. Cowell, J.J. Gralan Alps and Mount Iseran. VII. Stephen, Leslie. The Alleleinborn. VIII. Hawkins, F.V. Partial ascent of Mont-Cervin (Matterhorn) IX. Tyndall, John. From Lauterbrunnen to the Æggisch-horn by the Lauwinenthor in one day. X. Clark, J.W. Journal of a yacht voyage to the Faroe Islands and Iceland. XI. Tozer, H.F. Norway. XII. [Galton, Francis] A visit to the north of Spain at the time of the eclipse. XIII. Noel, R.B.W. Syrian travel, and Syrian tribes
Sir Francis Galton
Macmillan, 1861 - Voyages and travels
What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Aletsch glacier Alps appearance Arequipa ascended beautiful Bennen Callao called carriage chamois Christian church cliffs cloth clouds coast colour Croatia crossed crowd Cuzco descended Druzes English Fcap feet fiord Fiume French Garibaldi Geyser glacier Government green Grindelwald Hammerfest head height Hekla hill horses Hungary Iceland Inca Indian islands Islay Italian Jokull King Lairg lake land Lauener lava light Lima Loch look Maronite Matterhorn miles mist Mont morning mountain Naples narrow Neapolitan never night Norway once party pass peaks Peru Peruvian plain priest race reached ridge rise river road rocks roof round seemed seen sheep side Slave slope snow soon stand steep stone stream streets summit Sutherland told town traveller valley village walls weather wind Zermatt
Page 500 - British Novelists and their Styles. Being a Critical Sketch of the History of British Prose Fiction. Crown 8vo. 7s. 6d. Life of John Milton.
Page 495 - And an Introduction, explanatory of his position in the Church, with reference to the Parties which divide it. 3 vols. 8vo. cloth, £1 11*.
Page 506 - THE SEVEN KINGS OF ROME. An Easy Narrative, abridged from the First Book of Livy by the omission of Difficult Passages; being a First Latin Reading Book, with Grammatical Notes and Vocabulary.
Page 496 - Alexandria and Her Schools. Four Lectures delivered at the Philosophical Institution, Edinburgh. With a Preface. Crown 8vo. cloth, 5s.
Page 494 - Deserve to be considered the most remarkable proofs of the Author's indomitable energy and power of concentration" — EDINBURGH REVIEW. 4. Lectures on the History of Ancient Philosophy. Edited from the Author's MSS., with Notes, by WILLIAM HEPWORTH THOMPSON, MA, Regius Professor of Greek in the University of Cambridge. 2 vols. 8vo., £1 5*.
Page 499 - CONTENTS. 1. — The Fitness of Holy Scripture for unfolding the Spiritual Life of Man. 2. — Christ the Desire of all Nations; or the Unconscious Prophecies of Heathendom. Fourth Edition. Fcap. 8vo. cloth, 5s. 3. Sermons Preached before the University of Cambridge. Fcap. 8vo. cloth, 2«.
Page 54 - My soul is escaped as a bird out of the snare of the fowler...
Page 496 - The Limits of Exact Science as applied to History. An Inaugural Lecture delivered before the University of Cambridge.