Personal Narrative of Travels to the Equinoctial Regions of America, During the Year 1799-1804, Volume 1 (Google eBook)

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Bell & Daldy, 1871 - Natural history
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Page 3 - Translated. In 2 vols. History of Christian Dogmas. Translated. In 2 vols. Christian Life in the Early and Middle Ages, including his
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Page 182 - Tamanacs are asked how the human race survived this great deluge, the ' age of water,' of the Mexicans, they say, "a man and a woman saved themselves on a high mountain, called Tamanacu, situated on the banks of the Asiveru ; and casting behind them, over their heads, the fruits of the mauritia palm-tree, they saw the seeds contained in those fruits produce men and women, who repeopled the earth.
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