Die culturländer des alten America: bd. Ein jahr auf reisen. Kreuzfahrten zum sammelbehuf auf transatlantischen feldern der ethnologie. 1878

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Weidmannsche buchhandlung, 1878
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Page 639 - In pace nullus est communis magistratus, sed principes regionum atque pagorum inter suos jus dicunt, controversiasque minuunt.
Page 376 - ... of a pestilent superstition, that must be extirpated. The first archbishop of Mexico, Don Juan de Zumarraga, — a name that should be as immortal as that of Omar, — collected these paintings from every quarter, especially from Tezcuco, the most cultivated capital in Anahuac, and the great depository of the national archives. He then caused them to be piled up in a "mountain-heap...
Page 304 - Nezahualcoyotl, lo que ahora tienes; con flores de este hermoso jardín, corona tus ilustres sienes; oye mi canto y lira que a darte gustos y placeres tira.
Page 371 - They have exhibited repeated proofs of intellectual powers apparently very superior to those of the African, and not very inferior to those of the European race". welchem der breite Vulcan von Sanct Vincent (2400 M.) ansteht, sahen wir an einem schmalen Küstenstreif die Forterstreckung hinter einander aufsteigender Bergreihen, in deren letzter, neben einem breiten Bergrücken, der spitzige Vulcan von San Salvador (2300 M.) sich erhebt. Zwischen La Union und La Libertad war 1853 (als Hafen San Vincente's)...
Page 519 - Este cerro de la Sal es muy famoso por el grande concurso de indios infieles, que de las naciones más remotas de la montaña acuden a él...
Page 431 - Quodsi in animum quis inducat, tormentis quibus et quibus machinis simulacrum omne formetur, erubescet timere se materiem ab artifice, ut deum faceret, inlusam. Deus enim ligneus, rogi fortasse vel infelicis stipitis portio, suspenditur caeditur dolatur runcinatur.
Page 545 - Stadi, und Alle bedienen sich desselben und trinken es. Die andere leere Röhre dient nur, wenn die erstere gereinigt werden muss; alsdann wird, während der Reinigungszeit, in ihr das Wasser geleitet, und weil dasselbe bei den mit Salzwasser durchflossenen Durchstichen die Brücken zu passiren hat, wird das süsse Wasser in...
Page 321 - At length they were discovered, and a party of soldiers being sent, the whole were seized, with the exception of one old woman, who, sooner than again be led into slavery, dashed herself to pieces from the summit of the mountain. In a Roman matron, this would have been called the noble love of freedom: in a poor negress it is mere brutal obstinacy.
Page xiv - Cum enim non humanae constitutioni, sed divinae potius innitamur, quia potestas nostra non est ex homine, sed ex Deo, nullus qui sit sanae mentis ignorat quin ad officium nostrum spectet de quocunque mortali peccato corripere quemlibet Christianum : et si correctionem contempserit, per districtionem Ecclesiasticam coercere.
Page 566 - ... media vara de la punta hacen un estribo de dos palos atados fuertemente al palo principal, donde el indio pone el pie de salto y con la fuerza hinca el arado hasta el estribo. Andan en cuadrillas...

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