Good gracious, what a quantity of gold there was! enough to buy all the sugar-sticks of the sweet-stuff women; all the tin soldiers, whips, and rocking-horses in the world, or even the whole town itself There was, indeed, an immense quantity.
Now I'm reading a fairy tale titled "The Tinder-Box", written by Hans Christian Andersen.
I don't understand that italic part.
What does that mean?