- a former city in W Germany, now incorporated into Wuppertal.
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With great hesitation he began at Elberfeld, a town near at hand.Deaconesses in Europe
Jane M. Bancroft
They live in Elberfeld in Prussia; she keeps a small sweet-stuff shop there.Trilby
George Du Maurier
At Elberfeld a number of people got in, and the carriage was crowded with business men.The Escaping Club
A. J. Evans
The industries of Elberfeld are on a scale of great magnitude.
In 1852 my beloved wife travelled with me to Elberfeld to see our eldest daughter.Recollections of a Long Life