Excerpt from The Quest and Occupation of Tahiti by Emissaries of Spain During the Years 1772-1776, Vol. 2: Told in Despatches and Other Contemporary Documents; Translated Into English and Compiled, With Notes and an Introduction
Hence it seems the more remarkable, as well as ... un fortunate, that the two missionary friars chosen to represent the Spanish nation, at Tahiti, during the Aguila's absence.
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