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This we found to be the case with the Rio Vacas, and inthe morning we crossed it with little difficulty. Cruz, how excavated. The morning before we anchored atPorto Praya, I collected a little packet of this brown-colouredfine dust, which appeared to have been filtered from the wind bythe gauze of the vane at the masthead. We were also surprised at seeinglarge booksellers' shops, with well-stored shelves;--music andreading bespeak our approach to the old world of civilisation; forin truth both Australia and America are new worlds. Their chief pride consists in havingeverything made of silver; I have seen a cacique with his spurs,stirrups, handle of his knife, and bridle made of this metal: thehead-stall and reins being of wire, were not thicker than whipcord;and to see a fiery steed wheeling about under the command of solight a chain, gave to the horsemanship a remarkable character ofelegance. When we remember that lime, either as aphosphate or carbonate, enters into
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