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I am aware that thePeruvian Indians now frequently inhabit most lofty and bleaksituations; but at Copiapó I was assured by men who had spent theirlives in travelling through the Andes, that there were very many(muchisimas) buildings at heights so great as almost to border onthe perpetual snow, and in parts where there exist no passes, andwhere the land produces absolutely nothing, and what is still moreextraordinary, where there is no water. OLD CHURCH, CASTRO, CHILOE. As they are seen only veryearly in the morning, when the ground is slightly damp with dew,the Guasos believe that they are bred from it. They precisely resemble incomposition the matter which the torrents in each valley woulddeposit if they were checked in their course by any cause, such asentering a lake or arm of the sea; but the torrents, instead ofdepositing matter, are now steadily at work wearing away both thesolid rock and these alluvial deposits, along the whole line ofevery main valley and side valley. How wonderfully are the different Orders, at the presenttime so well separated, blended together in different points of thestructure of the Toxodon!The remains of these nine great quadrupeds and many detached boneswere found embedded on the beach, within the space of about 200yards square. PATAGONIAN SPURS AND PIPE. This lake is twelvemiles long, and runs in an east and west direction. Leaves. They resembled inhardness, and in the nature of the cement, the masses which may beseen daily forming on some coasts. To the references given by Peron may be added,Humboldt's "Personal Narrative" volume 6 page 804; Flinder's"Voyage" volume 1 page 92; Labillardière, volume 1 page 287;Ulloa's "Voyage"; "Voyage of the Astrolabe and of the Coquille";Captain King's "Survey of Australia" etc. I was curious to knowthe value of so complete an estancia. The officer hadeighteen chuzo wounds in his body. The front pair of legs terminate in very strong and heavypincers, and the last pair are fitted with others weaker and muchnarrower. Near Fernando Noronha the sea gave out light in flashes. Domingo, situated nearthe centre of the island. Itis evident that a rank vegetation, which does not so much requireheat as it does protection from intense cold, would approach muchnearer to this zone of perpetual
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