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The river takes here a right-angular sweep, and the city proper is built on the exterior point of the bend, the _fauxbourgs_ extending at each side along the banks.
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The city extends only half-a-mile back, and, including the _fauxbourgs_, about two miles along the river.
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The houses are all flat-roofed, and those in the back streets and fauxbourgs are seldom more than one story high; the practice of building houses in this manner was pursued in order to avoid injury from tornadoes, which occasionally visit the valley of the Mississippi; latterly they have not been of frequent occurrence, although when they do arise, they are extremely violent.
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Et particulierement ce fut en un jardin qui est à l'un des fauxbourgs de la ville.
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He pointed out to us no end of famous people at the opera-a few of the Fauxbourg St. Germain, and ever so many of the present people:-M. Thiers, and Count Mole, and Georges Sand, and Victor Hugo, and Jules Janin-I forget half their names.
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We visited with deep interest the projecting part of the heights of Belleville, immediately overlooking the Fauxbourg St Martin, which the Emperor Alexander reached, with the king of Prussia, the Prince Schwartzenburg, and the whole general staff, on the evening of the 30th of March.
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In the skirts of the town, and more especially in the Fauxbourg St Germain, the beauty of the streets is greatly increased by the detached hotels or villas, surrounded by gardens, which are everywhere to be met with, in which the lilac, the laburnum, the Bois de Judeé, and the acacia, grow in the most luxuriant manner, and on the green foliage of which the eye reposes with singular delight amidst the bright and dazzling whiteness of the stone with which they are surrounded.
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There are a few houses of this description about Belleville and near Malmaison; but in general, you pass from the noisy and dirty Fauxbourgs at once into the solitude of the country; and it is quite obvious, that you have left behind you all the scenes in which the Parisians find enjoyment.
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The Fauxbourgs of the town were wholly in ruins, having been totally destroyed in the three assaults which they had sustained during the previous campaign.
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The Fauxbourg St Antoine would have assisted me, but it would soon have abandoned you.
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Examples of Fauxbourg

Example #1
At high water the river rises three feet above any part of the city; consequently, were it not for levees that have been constructed here, and also along the banks of the river for more than a hundred miles, at both sides, above and below, the whole country would be periodically inundated.
Example #2
New Orleans is seated on the south-east bank of the Mississippi; and, following the sinuosities of the current, about 109 miles from the Gulf of Mexico.
Example #3
The streets, being only partially paved, can never be perfectly cleaned, and stagnant water remains in the kennels at all seasons; this and the exhalations from the swamps in warm weather, produce that pestilential scourge with which the place is annually afflicted.
Example #4
This fall is certainly inconsiderable; but I apprehend that it would be sufficient to drain the streets effectually, if proper attention were directed to that object.
Example #5
The town of Urbana, in Ohio, this year (1830) has been nearly destroyed by a visitation of this nature.
Example #6
The cathedral, which presents a handsome facade of about seventy feet, the town-hall, and courts, occupy one side of the _place d'armes,_-these, with the American theatre, the _theatre d'Orleans,_ or French opera house, the hospital, and three or four churches, are the only public buildings in the city.