Amerigo Vespucci Quote

Those new regions [America] which we found and explored with the fleet... we may rightly call a New World... a continent more densely peopled and abounding in animals than our Europe or Asia or Africa; and, in addition, a climate milder than in any other region known to us.


letter called Mundus Novus (1503) to Lorenzo Pier Francesco de'Medici

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Those new regions [America] which we found and explored with the fleet... we may rightly call a New World... a continent more densely peopled and...

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Those new regions [America] which we found and explored with the fleet... we may rightly call a New World... a continent more densely peopled and...

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Those new regions [America] which we found and explored with the fleet... we may rightly call a New World... a continent more densely peopled and...

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Those new regions [America] which we found and explored with the fleet... we may rightly call a New World... a continent more densely peopled and...