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Examples of Bosio
He still wished to see the king of whom the Indians had spoken, but meant afterward to go to "another very great island, which I believe must be Cipango, which they call Colba.
The Admiral asked him for water, and they brought it gladly to the shore in calabashes.
But the common form with necks was a proper figure, making our last bed like our first; nor much unlike the urns of our nativity while we lay in the nether part of the earth,|| and inward vault of our microcosm.
PLAISTERED and whited sepulchres were anciently affected in cadaverous and corrupted burials; and the rigid Jews were wont to garnish the sepulchres of the righteous.
He gives a minute description of it.
The Indians of this island of Española call it _iguana_." Las Casas I. 314.