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A street in the city.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

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A street in the city.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
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Inner city, Porte du Roi and watchtower.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

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Inner city, Porte du Roi and watchtower.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
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15th century city wall, Porte du Roi.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

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15th century city wall, Porte du Roi.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, June 21, 2014
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Châtelet, entrance of the abbey. 

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

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Châtelet, entrance of the abbey.

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, June 20, 2014
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Fortified bridge in the churchyard.

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

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Fortified bridge in the churchyard.

Édouard Corroyer, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, June 20, 2014
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Aquilon Room.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

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Aquilon Room.

Léon Gaucherel, from Description de l’abbaye du Mont Saint-Michel et de ses abords (description of The Abbey of Mount Saint Michel and its surroundings), by Édouard Corroyer, Paris, 1877.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, June 20, 2014
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Adown the Tigris I was borne, 
By Bagdat’s shrines of fretted gold.
(Recollections of the Arabian Nights)

William Goodrich Beal, from A souvenir of Alfred Tennyson, Boston, 1891.

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Adown the Tigris I was borne,
By Bagdat’s shrines of fretted gold.
(Recollections of the Arabian Nights)

William Goodrich Beal, from A souvenir of Alfred Tennyson, Boston, 1891.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, May 29, 2014
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The splendor falls on castle walls 
And snowy summits old in story.
(Bugle Song)

William Goodrich Beal, from A souvenir of Alfred Tennyson, Boston, 1891.

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The splendor falls on castle walls
And snowy summits old in story.

(Bugle Song)

William Goodrich Beal, from A souvenir of Alfred Tennyson, Boston, 1891.

(Source: archive.org)

Thursday, May 29, 2014