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" Departing from thence, we kept along the coast, steering northeast, and found the country more pleasant and open, free from woods, and distant in the interior we saw lofty mountains, but none which extended to the shore. "
The Voyage of Verrazzano: A Chapter in the Early History of Maritime ... - Page 58
by Henry Cruse Murphy - 1875 - 202 pages
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Collections of the New-York Historical Society for the Year ...

New York (State) - 1841
...from thence, we kept along the coast, steering north-east, and found the country more pleasant aud open, free from woods, and distant in the interior...land, small and of pleasant appearance, but high and so disposed as to afford excellent harbours and channels, as we see in the Adriatic gulph, near Illyria...
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The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 23

New England - 1869
...we found here a more elevated country, full of very thick woods." Further north-east, he says, " we found the country more pleasant and open, free from...mountains, but none which extended to the shore." How clearly this description indicates the coast of Maine, with the distant white mountains, the most...
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THE NEW-ENGLAND HISTORICAL & GEOLOGICAL REGISTER AND ANTIQUARIAN JOURNAL,

John Albion Andrew - 1869
...we found here a more elevated country, full of very thick woods." Further north-east, he says, " we found the country more pleasant and open, free from...mountains, but none which extended to the shore." How clearly this description indicates the coast of Maine, with the distant white mountains, the most...
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The Magazine of American History with Notes and Queries, Volume 12

John Austin Stevens, Benjamin Franklin DeCosta, Henry Phelps Johnston, Martha Joanna Lamb, Nathan Gillett Pond - United States - 1884
...along the coast [keeping so close to the coast as never to lose it from our sight] steering north-east, and found the country more pleasant and open, free...we discovered thirtytwo islands, all near the main, small and of pleasant appearance, but high and so disposed as to afford excellent harbours and channels,...
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The History of Hernando de Soto and Florida: Or, Record of the Events of ...

Barnard Shipp - America - 1881 - 689 pages
...THE VOYAGE OF J0AN VERAZZANI. 91 "Departing from thence, we kept along the coast, steering northeast, and found the country more pleasant and open, free...in the interior we saw lofty mountains,* but none that extended to the shore. Within h'ft}- leagues we discovered thirty-two islands, all near the main...
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Stories of Discovery Told by Discovers...

E. E. Hale - 1882 - 290 pages
...the people wore copper ear-rings. Departing from thence, we kept along the coast, steering northeast, and found the country more pleasant and open, free...land, small and of pleasant appearance, but high and so disposed asto afford excellent harbors and channels, as we see in the Adriatic Gulf, near Illyria...
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Stories of Discovery Told by Discoverers

Edward Everett Hale - Discoveries in geography - 1883 - 290 pages
...the people wore copper ear-rings. Departing from thence, we kept along the coast, steering northeast, and found the country more pleasant and open, free...land, small and of pleasant appearance, but high and so disposed as to afford excellent harbors and channels, as we see in the Adriatic Gulf, near Illyria...
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The Magazine of History with Notes and Queries, Volume 12

History - 1884
...along the coast [keeping so close to the coast as never to lose it from our sight] steering north-east, and found the country more pleasant and open, free...we discovered thirtytwo islands, all near the main, small and of pleasant appearance, but high and so disposed as to afford excellent harbours and channels,...
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The Magazine of History with Notes and Queries, Volume 12

History - 1884
...along the coast [keeping so close to the coast as never to lose it from our sight] steering north-east, and found the country more pleasant and open, free...we discovered thirtytwo islands, all near the main, small and of pleasant appearance, but high and so disposed as to afford excellent harbours and channels,...
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The Discoveries of America to the Year 1525, Volume 1

Arthur James Weise - America - 1884 - 380 pages
...coast steering to the northeast, and found the country more pleasant and open, free from woods, and far in the interior we saw lofty mountains, but none which...shore. " Within fifty leagues we discovered thirty-two small and attractive islands, all near the main-land. They were so high and so disposed as to afford...
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