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WITH EXCURSIONS IN

NORWAY AND

AND DENMARK.

BY

SELINA BUNBURY.

IN TWO VOLUMES,

VOL. II.

LONDON:
HURST AND BLACKETT, PUBLISHERS,

SUCCESSORS TO HENRY COLBURN,
13, GREAT MARLBOROUGH STREET.

1853,

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LONDON:

M. S. MYERS, PRINTER, 22, TAVISTOCK STREET, COVENT GARDEN.

LIFE IN SWEDEN.

CHAPTER I.

The busy month of October has come; all seems changing in Stockholm life, and indeed all is changing, I believe, in Swedish life throughout this land.

The bustle here almost bewilders me. The preparations for winter might lead one to imagine the town was in danger of a siege. Blockaded it certainly will be, but only by ice and snow. What an endless roll and racket of carts and carriages beneath my windows! They unfortunately overlook the narrow thoroughfare to the

small vessels that carry wood and provisions from en the interior to the capital. And now all imports

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