The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Formerly the capital of Poland, now of the province of Russian Poland; stands on the left bank of the Vistula, 700 m. SW. of St. Petersburg; is almost in the heart of Europe, and in a position with many natural advantages; is about as large as Birmingham, and the third largest city in the Russian empire; it has a university with 75 professors and 1000 students, and has a large trade and numerous manufactures.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Warsaw'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/w/warsaw.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.