Relation du groenland

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Published: 1647
Language: French
Wordcount: 26,038 / 92 pg
Downloads: 324
Added to site: 2008.09.22
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Genre: Travel
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passa de l'Isle au continent, qu'il nomma GROENLAND, c'est à dire, Pays verd, à cause de la verdeur de ses pasturages, & de ses arbres. Il descendit à un Port, qu'il nomma Erricsfiorden, c'est à dire le port de Erric; & non guere loin de ce port fit un logement, qu'il nomma Ostrebug, c'est à dire, bastiment de l'Est. L'Automne suivant, il alla du costé de l'Ouest, où il fit un autre logement, qu'il nomma Vestrebug, c'est à dire, bastiment de l'Ouest. Mais, soit que la demeure du continent luy parût plus froide, & plus rude que celle de son Isle, ou qu'il y trouvast moins de seureté, il retourna l'Hyver d'apres à Erricsun. L'Esté suivant Erric passa au continent, & alla du costé du Nord, jusques au pied d'un grand rocher, qu'il nomma Snefiel, c'est à dire, rocher de nege, & descouvrit un Port, qu'il nomma Ravensfiorden, c'est à dire,

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