Excerpt From Time And The Hour, Vol 4 December 12, 1896So The Precursor Of The Subway May Be Found In The Tunnel A Mile And A Half Long Which The Duke Of Portland Had Dug Years Ago, At An Expense Of Thousands Of Dollars, As The Main Avenue Of Approach To His Famous Residence, Wel Beck Abbey, In Derbyshire, To The Distress Of Philanthropists, Who Protested That He Might Have Made Far Better Use Of His Money Than In An Expenditure So Vast For A Mere Freakish Gratification But Yet The Visitor To Welbeck Abbey Rolled Complacently Through The Tunnel To Its Portal And In The Onward Progress Of Triumphant Democracy The Plain Citi Zens Of Boston Will Perhaps Be Quite As Much At Home In Tunnels As Were The Duke Of Portland And His Friends.About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.
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