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In the morning we got under way, and stood out of the splendidharbour of Rio de Janeiro. " The deathlike stillness of the plain, the dogs keepingwatch, the gipsy-group of Gauchos making their beds round the fire,have left in my mind a strongly-marked picture of this first night,which will never be forgotten. Captain Fitz Roywished to get westward to land York and Fuegia in their owncountry. Luciano, story of. At first they were as merryas if it had been a picnic; but soon afterwards heavy rain causedmuch discomfort, for they were absolutely without shelter. They pulled, however,very well and cheerfully. Thesescenes are on the spot rendered more striking by the contrast ofthe low, rounded forms of the neighbouring hills.
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  • Fall '16
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  • Rio de Janeiro, Luciano, Bahia Blanca, icebergsnear Spitzbergen, Journal of Geographical Society, Captain Fitz Roywished

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