Alost

Alost, a Belgian town on the Dender, 19 m. NW. from Brussels, with a cathedral, one of the grandest in Belgium, which contains a famous painting by Rubens, “St. Roche beseeching Christ to arrest the Plague at Alost.”

Population (circa 1900) given as 25,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Aloes wood * Aloysius, St.
Almeida
Almeida, Francesco
Almeria
Almighty dollar
Almohades
Almo`ra
Almoravides
Alnwick
Aloe
Aloes wood
Alost
Aloysius, St.
Aloysius, St.
Alpaca
Alp-Arslan
Alpes
Alphe`us
Alpine Club
Alpine plants
Alps, The
Alpujar`ras

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Cœck, Peter
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