Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Thorvald” in chapter 1 of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, A book of American explorers:
... is nothing told of their voyage before they came to Vinland, to Leif's booths; and they laid up their ship, and dwelt in peace there that winter, and caught fish for their meat.
But in the spring, Thorvald said they would get ready their ship, and send their long-boat, and some men with it, along to the westward of the land, and explore it during the summer.
The land seemed to them fair and woody, an...
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