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California: its history and romance - Page 159
by John Steven McGroarty - 1911 - 393 pages
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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

Richard Henry Dana - Sailors - 1840 - 483 pages
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses about an hundred...
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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative

Richard Henry Dana - Seafaring life - 1883 - 470 pages
...adobe, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are mostly left of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted...dotted about, here and there, irregularly. There are in thia place, and in every other town which I saw in California, no streets nor fences (except that here...
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Two Years Before the Mast

Richard Henry Dana - 1890
...adobe, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are mostly left of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted...with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the housas about a hundred in number were dotted about, here and there, irregularly. There are...
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Two Years Before the Mast: A Personal Narrative of Life at Sea

Richard Henry Dana - Seafaring life - 1890 - 362 pages
...houses being plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses about an hundred...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...: 1845-1900

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses about an hundred...
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American History Told by Contemporaries ...: 1845-1900

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses about an hundred in number were dotted about, here and there, irregularly. . . . . . . The next day we...
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Two Years Before the Mast and Twenty-four Years After, Volume 23

Richard Henry Dana - Sailors - 1909 - 424 pages
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses about an hundred...
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American history told by contemporaries, Volume 4

Albert Bushnell Hart, John Gould Curtis - United States - 1901
...plastered, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are of a mud-color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted well with the white plastered sides, and with the extreme greenness of the lawn upon which the houses about an hundred...
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Two Years Before the Mast

Richard Henry Dana, Jr., Jr. Dana - Biography & Autobiography - 2000 - 488 pages
...adobe, which gives a much better effect than those of Santa Barbara, which are mostly left of a mud color. The red tiles, too, on the roofs, contrasted...There are in this place, and in every other town which 1 saw in California, no streets nor fences (except that here and there a small patch might be fenced...
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