Nancy

Nancy, capital of the department of Meurthe-et-Moselle, North-East France, is prettily situated amid woodland scenery on the river Meurthe, 220 m. E. of Paris; the new town is spaciously laid out, while the old town, narrowed in its streets, has many interesting old buildings, e. g. the cathedral, the 16th-century palace; there is a university, and an active trade in embroidered cambric and muslin, besides cotton and woollen goods, &c.

Population (circa 1900) given as 87,000.

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

Nana Sahib * Nanking
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Nairne, Baroness
Nairnshire
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Namaquas
Namur
Nana Sahib
Nancy
Nanking
Nanna
Nansen, Fridtjof
Nantes
Nantes, Edict Of
Naphtha
Napier, Sir Charles
Napier, Sir Charles
Napier, John
Napier, Sir William

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