Sentence Examples with the word caravanserai

When, as sometimes happens, those revenues have been dissipated by peculation, neglect or change of times, the caravanserai passes through downward stages of dilapidation to total ruin (of which only too many examples may be seen) unless some new charity intervene to repair and renew it.

His daughter, to whom they brought the sultan's present, refused to receive it; but his aged sister remembering his anxiety for the construction of the stone embankment for the river of Tits, this work was completed in honour of the poet's memory, and a large caravanserai built with the surplus.

Should the caravanserai be a small one, the merchants and their goods alone find place within, the beasts of burden being left outside.