It has, throughout the sea, in some Parts, great barriers, of red them, white them; the land superficially all ch and very full of great arvoredos. Of tip the tip, is all beach-palm, much ch and very formosa. (Stretch of the Letter of Walks). It is perceived that the style of narration of Saint Rita Duro resembles it of Walks, even so to have been written after an other, both present the vision of a paradisiacal coloring demonstrating the observing spirit of the authors. One notices, that as well as the poet Walks is worried in carefully describing with all attention and the minimum details the diverse species of wealth in what flora is mentioned to it and the fauna, of this form, occupying an extension of stretches. We evidence this story of the descriptions gifts in it I sing VII, estrofe XXX? Flora and in it I sing XI, estrofe LIV? Fauna, comparing with descriptions of letter. Peas, beans, broadbeans, maize and wheat.

Everything the land produces, if transplanta; Fruit also, the pome, the pear, the fig With bfera harvest and in copies as much: That more than in the country gives that it old, In Brazil it bears fruit any plant; Thus in it gave to the Prsia and burning hot Lbia to them The ones that we transplantamos of another people. (DURO, 2003, P. 165). It nourishes the vast region rare living In number without story and nature Of our so different animals, That they full the sight of the biggest surprise. What they have more common our gentes Ignora this portion of roundness; The ox, horse, the sheep, the snake and the dog; But, led there, without story they are. (DURO, 2003, p.171). Being of the said Island 670 workmanship of 660 or lguas, as 6 pilots said, topamos some land signals, which were much amount of long grass, the one that the mareantes call Botelho, as well as mareantes calls Botelho, as well as others the one that give the name of donkey tail.