Peter Van Tromp, an English-speaking, two-legged animal of the international genus, and by profession of general and more than equivocal utility.
A conversation usually ripened into a peculiar sort of intimacy, and it was extraordinary how many little services Van Tromp contrived to render in the course of six-and-thirty hours.
As for the Strange Things, the reader will be relieved to hear that they were no stranger than might have been expected, and he may find things quite as strange without the expense of a Van Tromp for guide.
Van Tromp laughed gaily, shook hands up to the elbows, hoped cordially they would meet again and that often, but looked after Dick as he departed with a tremor of indignation.
Well, well," said Cornelius, "you are a very skilful pilot, John; but I doubt whether you will as safely guide your brother out of the Buytenhof in the midst of this gale, and through the raging surf of popular hatred, as you did the fleet of Van Tromp
past the shoals of the Scheldt to Antwerp.
had gone on leave after he was accused and returned briefly to his role this week.
was created to help focus attention on issues often misrepresented by the press.
With its pan bread unit AMF, baked snacks division Reading and now with waffles, pizza and cakes arm Tromp
Group, Markel will cover the entire spectrum of baking equipment, the buyer said.
Danie Goosen, visited Namibia about two months ago to inform Tromp
he is in the running for the grand leadership award.
There has been some substantial injuries, like any encounter with a shark, but the details are quite sketchy," Tromp
says Kuzbari of the surprise element of her work and her training in tromp
l'oeil ("deceive the eye" in French), a technique that creates an optical illusion to convince the eye they are seeing three dimensions where there is just one.
1653: General at Sea Robert Blake defeated the Dutch fleet under Van Tromp