... as the route does, the passage to the west coast coasts of North and South America, avoiding the tedious and dangerous voyage round ... is intended for a scientific collection ; if for ornament only, a solution of yum is the best, as white of egg turns yellow in time, and varnish is ... Various shades of brown are produced by a preparation of manganese or oxide of iron, and these tints are indelible. ... Nothing was allowed to enter the gates which could inspire mirth, or kindle imagination.
|Title||:||Frank Leslie's New York Journal|