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" Know that on the right hand of the Indies there is an island called California, very near to the Terrestrial Paradise... "
A History of the New California: Its Resources and People - Page 30
by Leigh Hadley Irvine - 1905
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Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society

American Antiquarian Society - United States - 1861
...precisely our spelling, in the following passage : — tlergax, eh. 157. — " Know that, on the right hand of the Indies, there is an island called California,...ardent courage, and of great force. The island was the strougest in the world, from its steep rocks and great cliffs. Their arms were all of gold ; and so...
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The Natural Wealth of California: Comprising Early History; Geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - California - 1868 - 696 pages
...black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner oi the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies,...strongest in the world, from its steep rocks and great cliffo. Their arms were all of gold, and so were the caparisons of the •wild beasts they rode. "...
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The Natural Wealth of California: Comprising Early History; Geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - California - 1868 - 696 pages
...Seville, (Spain), in 1510, in which it occurs three times. In one passage, thus : "Know that on the right hand of the Indies there is an island called California,...near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled by black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner ol...
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The Natural Wealth Of California

Titus Fey Cronise - 1868
...Seville, (Spain), in 1510, in which it occurs three times. In one passage, thus: "Know that on the right hand of the Indies there is an island called California,...near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled by black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner ol...
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The Natural Wealth of California

TItus Fey Cronise - 1868
...Seville, (Spain), in 1510, in which it occurs three times. In one passage, thus: "Know that on the right hand of the Indies there is an island called California,...near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled by black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of...
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The natural wealth of California: comprising early history; geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - History - 1868 - 696 pages
...Seville, (Spain), in 1510, in which it occurs three times. In one passage, thus: "Know that on the right hand of the Indies there is an island called California,...near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled by black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of...
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The natural wealth of California: comprising early history; geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - Agriculture - 1868 - 696 pages
...Indies there is an island called California, very near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled by black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies, of ardent courage, and of great force....
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The Natural Wealth of California: Comprising Early History; Geography ...

Titus Fey Cronise - California - 1868 - 696 pages
...Indies there is an island called California, very near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled by black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of the Amazons. They were of strong and hardened bodies, of ardent courage, and of great force....
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The Golden Americas

John Tillotson - America - 1869 - 376 pages
...the Indies" [that is, to the north of Mexico, as Diaz would ON THE COAST. understand the expression] "there is an island called California, very near to the terrestrial paradise." Lower California was long taken to be an island, and it was an idea of Columbus, as well as of Las...
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The Golden State: A History of the Region West of the Rocky Mountains ...

Rolander Guy McClellan - British Columbia - 1872 - 671 pages
...following extracts from this once popular volume will show how the name occurs : " Know that on the right hand of the Indies there is an island called California,...near to the Terrestrial Paradise, which was peopled by black women, without any men among them, because they were accustomed to live after the manner of...
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