Frowns o'er the wide and winding Rhine, Whose breast of waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd cities crowning these, Whose far white walls along them shine, Have strew'da scene, which I should see With double .">

Hollar;s journey on the Rhine.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Hollar, Wenceslaus, Hollar's journey on the Rhine. Prague: Artia, © (OCoLC) Named Person. The Rhine (River Journeys) Hardcover – Ap by Ronan Foley (Author)/5(3). Ben Coates' "The Rhine" takes readers on a lesser-traveled, lesser-celebrated journey along one of the most important (and arguably most beautiful) rivers in the world.

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It is the summer of An English family is making a romantic journey by paddle-steamer on the Rhine, and Charlottes imagination is stretched to the limit - one might almost say, to the breaking point.

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Hollar's drawings of the embassy's journey still survive. In London, the Earl and his wife Alathea Talbot lived at Arundel House. Now long gone, it stood on the banks of the Thames in the vicinity of Covent Garden, near (or at) what is now Somerset House. Heinrich was a brick or tile maker in Matstall.

He was 44 years old when he arrived in America with his family. The journey to America was divided into three stages. The first part down the Rhine to Rotterdam.

The second, from Rotterdam to some English port, in this case Deal, where ships were provisioned and clearance papers obtained. The Travellers' Guide Hollar;s journey on the Rhine.

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Schlee has written books for children and adults, and this book is set in the midth century and located, as the title suggests, on the Rhine where the Reverend Charles Morrison, his wife Marion and daughter Ellie are taking a paddle steamer journey.

Morrison’s unmarried sister, Charlotte, is accompanying them to chaperone after Ellie/5(3). Page 62 - The castled crag of Drachenfels("> Frowns o'er the wide and winding Rhine, Whose breast of waters broadly swells Between the banks which bear the vine, And hills all rich with blossom'd trees, And fields which promise corn and wine, And scatter'd cities crowning these, Whose far white walls along them shine, Have strew'da scene, which I should see With double.

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Reeder. The book includes a series of 28 plates representing the attire of common women, mostly from European countries, from the 17th century. The book was published in in Paris, by Baltazar Moncornet rue St Jacques a la belle : Václav Hollar, 13 JulyPrague, Bohemia.

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