The new nationalism of 1848 did not deprive the Jews of political rights, but it denied them both the amenities of friendly intercourse and the opportunity of distinction in the university, the army and the professions.
It had many fine buildings and most of the amenities of a European town.
appeared in 1841 under the title of the Amenities of Literature..
In the choice of these spots two motives seem to have influenced him - the neighbourhood of a university or college, and the amenities of the situation.
Its amenities awoke both the enthusiasm and the scorn of many writers of antiquity.