Gatherings from Spain

Gatherings from Spain

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"[...] ADMIRATION OF SPAIN. M. THIERS IN SPAIN. To boast of Spain's strength, said the Duke of Wellington, is the national weakness. Every infinitesimal particle which constitutes nosotros, or ourselves, as Spaniards term themselves, will talk of his country as if the armies were still led to victory by the mighty Charles V., or the councils managed by Philip II. instead of Louis-Philippe. Fortunate, indeed, was it, according to a Castilian preacher, that the Pyrenees concealed Spain when the Wicked One tempted the Son of Man by an offer of all the kingdoms of the world, and the glory of them. This, indeed, [...]."show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 320 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 17mm | 431g
  • Createspace
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1507557280
  • 9781507557280

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