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Italy- handbook for travellers. First Part, Northern Italy and Corsica (1869) (14597169949)
Identifier: 01637141.5320.emory.edu Title: Italy: handbook for travellers. First Part, Northern Italy and Corsica Year: 1869 ( 1860s) Authors: Karl Baedeker (Firm) Subjects: Publisher: Coblenz : K. Baedeker Contributing Library: Emory University, Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library Digitizing Sponsor: Emory University, Manuscript, Archives and Rare Book Library View Book Page: Book Viewer About This Book: Catalog Entry View All Images: All Images From Book Click here to view book online to see this illustration in context in a browseable online version of this book. Text Appearing Before Image: ompanies more expensive). — Omnibusfrom the station to the town 50, with luggage 75 c.; hotel - omnibus1-Hfc fr. Bookseller: Ch. M^ra, Rue Imperiale 15. — Post Office, Place Louisle Grand (open from 7 a. m. to 8 p. m.). — Brasserie Alsacienne, a largeestablishment in the Cours Napoleon near the stat. — Bains du Rh6ne, Rue duPerra. — English Church Service, resident chaplain. Railway Stations. The Gare de Perrache (PI. H, 4, 5) is the principalstation, where all the trains arrive and depart. The Paris trains also stop atthe Care de Vaise (PI. B, 6), reached in 8 min. from the central station-and the Geneva trains at the Gare des Broteaux (PI. D, 1), 19_24 min. fromthe central station. Lyons, the ancient Lugdunum, which after the time ofAugustus gave its name to one-third part of Gaul, is now tj,esecond city, and the most important manufacturing piace jnFrance, with 324,000 inhab. Silk is the great staple commodityLyons is an archiepiscopal see. As an episcopal residence it is Text Appearing After Image: LT01637141.5320.emory.edu Note About Images Please note that these images are extracted from scanned page images that may have been digitally enhanced for readability - coloration and appearance of these illustrations may not perfectly resemble the original work.