The World-wide Encyclopedia and Gazetteer

The World-wide Encyclopedia and Gazetteer

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... to explore the island of Cuba brought back information that they had seen people who carried a lighted firebrand to kindle fire, and perfumed ... who accompanied Columbus on his second voyage (1494a€“6), and the practice of tobacco-chewing was first seen by the Spaniards on the coast of South America in 1502. ... which they handed over to Sir Walter Raleigh. ... of six or eight feet; but the flowers must not be allowed to form, except in the case of a few plants left purposely for seed.

Title:The World-wide Encyclopedia and Gazetteer
Author:William Harrison De Puy
Publisher: - 1899


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