Attention!
15 million Ukrainian are displaced by Russia's war.
Millions miss a meal or two each day.
Help us change that! Click to donate today!

Bible Encyclopedias

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

Nice (2)

Capital of the department Alpes-Maritimes, France, charmingly situated on the Mediterranean coast near the Italian border, terraced hills shelter it on the N., and its genial and equable climate make it a favourite winter resort for invalids; the Paglione, a small stream, divides the old and modern portion; Castle Hill, with ruins and pleasure gardens, the cathedral, art-gallery, &c., are features of interest; olive-oil is the chief export, and artistic pottery, perfumery, &c., are manufactured.

Copyright Statement
Public Domain.

Bibliography Information
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Nice (2)'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/n/nice-2.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.

Search for…
Enter query in the box below:
Choose a letter to browse:
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W Y Z
Prev Entry
Nice
Next Entry
Nicene Creed