Causes Celebres Volume 1

Causes Celebres Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1879 edition. Excerpt: ... have said that you have seen the Princess in the kitchen with Bergami; in what manner have they come into the kitchen?--They came arm-in-arm. For what purpose have they come into the kitchen?Sometimes to come and eat something. By sometimes, do you mean many times or few?--Many' times. You say they came for the purpose of eating; had they anything to eat in the kitchen?--They had. When you were at the Barona, did you ever know any balls given by the Princess there?--I have. Who used to attend those balls?--The country people of low rank in life. Did the Princess use to dance with those persons?--No, she danced by herself, and sometim.es with Bergami. Did she dance at the same time with the country people and low people, who were there at those balls?--She did. Do you know the wife of the innkeeper of the St. Christopher?--I do. Was she at those balls?--She came twice. Do you know any of the other women who came to those balls?--There came the daughters of the farmer who had hired the Barona. What do you mean by hiring the Barona; do you mean the tenant on the farm?--Yes; the man who hired the land of the Barona; the tenant. In what rooms did the dancing take place?--In the dining-room. Were any of the other rooms used upon those occasions?--There were.. What other rooms?--It was a room next to it which led on to the stairs, and led into the room of the Princess. At those balls did any of the nobility of the neighborhood come?--No. At the Barona have you seen the Princess and Ber.gami together?--I have. Where?--In the kitchen, and walking many times. When you have seen them walking, were they walking alone, or was any other person with them?--I have seen them alone. Do you know a person of the name of Mahomet?----I do.-Have you ever seen...show more

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  • Paperback | 188 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 10mm | 345g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236740823
  • 9781236740823