Andalucia, Ronda and Granada, Murcia, Valencia, and Catalonia; the portions best suited for the invalid (Google eBook)

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J. Murray, 1855 - Spain
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Page 37 - ROWLANDS' ODONTO, OR PEARL DENTIFRICE, A White Powder, compounded of the choicest and most fragrant exotics. It bestows on the Teeth a Pearl-like Whiteness, frees them from Tartar, and imparts. to the Gums a healthy firmness, and to the breath a pleasing fragrance.
Page 110 - The quality of mercy is not strained, — It droppeth as the gentle rain from Heaven Upon the place beneath ; it is twice blessed, — It blesseth him that gives and him that takes...
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World Nomads Adventures - Spain Guide: Travel Literature
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Intertextuality as Source and Evidence for Indirect Indexical Meanings
Richard Ford’s A Handbook for Travellers in Spain, an extremely popular guidebook. that went through many editions during the 19th century. ...
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