Americans intending to spend a year or so in European
hotels, will do well to copy this bill and carry it along.
Doctor, you spoke of the first time Europeans
visited these regions.
He stood near Tarzan, where he deliberately made insulting remarks about the European
, but as they were in his native tongue Tarzan was entirely innocent of their purport until Abdul took it upon himself to enlighten him.
The man's death is a mere incident--a trivial episode--in comparison with our real task, which is to trace this document and save a European catastrophe.
When we arrived at the residence of the European Secretary it was for Lady Hilda Trelawney Hope that Sherlock Holmes inquired.
The European Secretary burst excitedly into the room.
The settlers of all the former European colonies had contented themselves with the powers conferred upon them by their respective charters, without looking beyond the seal of the royal parchment for the measure of their rights and the rule of their duties.
No European settlement ever formed upon this continent has been more distinguished for undeviating kindness and equity toward the savages.
Within two years after their landing, they beheld a rival settlement attempted in their immediate neighborhood; and not long after, the laws of self- preservation compelled them to break up a nest of revellers, who boasted of protection from the mother country, and who had recurred to the easy but pernicious resource of feeding their wanton idleness, by furnishing the savages with the means, the skill, and the instruments of European destruction.
Two centuries have not yet elapsed since the first European foot touched the soil which now constitutes the American Union.
Small as it was, this uncommon engine had excited the curiosity of most of the Europeans
in the camp, though several of the provincials were seen to handle it, not only without fear, but with the utmost familiarity.
Indeed, throughout the valley, there were few things of any kind to be seen of European origin.
I had observed that even the little intercourse Europeans had carried on with the Nukuheva natives had not failed to leave its traces amongst them.
However, if those whom it more concerns think fit to be of another opinion, I am ready to depose, when I shall be lawfully called, that no European did ever visit those countries before me.
It is easy for us who travel into remote countries, which are seldom visited by Englishmen or other Europeans, to form descriptions of wonderful animals both at sea and land.