Letters from Buenos Ayres and Chile: With an Original History of the Latter Country ...

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Page 26 - ... spirit, snuffing the air with most violent eagerness and gathering closer and closer to each other ; and before we could form any rational conjecture as to what could occasion their simultaneous motion, the most tremendous storm came on of thunder, lightning, and rain, I ever witnessed in my life.
Page 26 - At that moment not a cloud or a breath of air was to be seen or felt ; but in a few minutes the cattle began to move about as if mad, or possessed by some invisible spirit, snuffing the air with most violent eagerness, and gathering closer and closer to each other ; and before we could form any rational conjecture as to what could...

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