Travels in Chile and La Plata

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Travels in Chile and La Plata Including Accounts Respecting the Geography Geology Statistics Government Finances Agriculture Manners and Cust

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Travels in Chile and la Plata

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Purchase of this book includes free trial access to www.million-books.com where you can read more than a million books for free. This is an OCR edition with typos. Excerpt from book: CHAPTER III. MENDOZA TO VILLA VICENCIO. Mendoza and its neighbourhood described.?Climate.?Diseases.? Vineyards and Wines.?Leave Mendoza.?Journey to Villa Vicencio?Disaster there.?Consequences.?Place described? State of the Weather.?Return to Mendoza. We arrived in Mendoza about six o'clock in the evening of the 25th April, 1819, just as it was growing dusk: as the coach was driven up to the door of the inn, the host came out to receive us. He conducted my wife to his private house on the opposite side of the way, while I attended to the discharging of the luggage, and the accommodation of my retinue. The coach was obliged to remain in the street, as the door of the yard was not large enough to admit it: no sooner was the luggage carried in than the custom-house officers, not contented with the examination we experienced in the morning at Retamo, now presented themselves and demanded to look at the contents of our portmanteaus: this odious task they performed in a very rude and annoying manner?they grumbled much at the quantity of linen, and more so when they were told it was only the stock required for the journey, as the great bulk of my equipage had gone round by sea: this was beyond tbeir comprehension, especially as a shirt will serve the best of them upward of amonth without being washed. We were accosted by our former travelling companions, who were lodged in the same inn. The room allotted to us was a miserably dirty place, having no window in it, so that to obtain light it was necessary to open the door, which looked into the court yard. The doctor and my men were lodged in a large room adjoining mine, which was still more filthy and incommodious. The kitchen was a large place, in which there was great bustle of preparation; a kind of counter stood in the middle...
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Travels in Chile and La Plata Vol 2 of 2

Excerpt from Travels in Chile and La Plata, Vol. 2 of 2: Including Accounts Respecting the Geography, Geology, Statistics, Government, Finances, Agriculture, Manners and Customs, and the Mining Operations in Chile; Collected During a ...

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Excerpt from Travels in Chile and La Plata, Vol. 2 of 2: Including Accounts Respecting the Geography, Geology, Statistics, Government, Finances, Agriculture, Manners and Customs, and the Mining Operations in Chile; Collected During a Residence of Several Years in These Countries Bodies - Tribunals - General and Local authoritiesa-ju Supreme Director. - Senate. - responsil ity of Ministers. Litia - Administration of J ustice. - Local Magistrates, venal. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works."
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Travels in Chile and La Plata Vol 1 of 2

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Excerpt from Travels in Chile and La Plata, Vol. 1 of 2: Including Accounts Respecting the Geography, Geology, Statistics, Government, Finances, Agriculture, Manners and Customs, and the Mining Operations in Chile The author having in a short space of time com pleted the machinery before alluded to, is now Obli ged to return to Buenos Ayres in pursuance Of his contract, and to commit his manuscript to the hands of the publisher without its having undergone the revision he had intended. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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Travels in Chile and la Plata

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Publisher: Nabu Press

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Travels in Chile and La Plata

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