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Bald Head, Australia. The men ran down as quickly as they could tothe boats; for the chance of their being dashed to pieces wasevident. When walkingin the fields, a young labourer came up to Mr. I cannotform a conjecture as to what two kinds of animals these belonged. Scenery of Andes. It was supposedthat General Rosas had about six hundred Indian allies. Deserts. Before sunset a strongbreeze sprung up from the north, and this must have caused tens ofthousands of the butterflies and other insects to have perished. ON THE HEIGHT OF THE SNOW-LINE, AND ON THE DESCENT OF THE GLACIERS,IN SOUTH AMERICA. 04 to . In the evening we reached acomfortable farm-house, where there were several very prettyseñoritas. Plain with embedded shells and fragments of pottery. If, instead of an island, we had taken the shore of a continentfringed with reefs, and had imagined it to have subsided, a greatstraight barrier, like that of Australia or New Caledonia,separated from the land by a wide and deep channel, would evidentlyhave been the result. pglaf. The largest beak in the genus Geospizais shown in (Plate 81) Figure 1, and the smallest in Figure 3; butinstead of there being only one intermediate species, with a beakof the size shown in Figure 2, there are no less than six specieswith insensibly graduated beaks. They passed the night here; and it was impossible toconceive anything more wild and savage than the scene of theirbivouac. The women and children had been sent away. " Mr. Gould has divided into four sub-groups. On the 18th threewhale-boats started, carrying three weeks' provisions; and theparty consisted of twenty-five souls--a force which would have beensufficient to have defied a host of Indians. We met during the day several herds ofcattle, which men were driving down from the higher valleys in theCordillera. Otter. It is about one hundred and twenty mileslong, with an average breadth,
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