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The fennel in great profusioncovers the ditch-banks in the neighbourhood of Buenos Ayres, MonteVideo, and other towns. The landscape has a uniform character from the Straitof Magellan, along the whole eastern coast of Patagonia, to the RioColorado; and it appears that the same kind of country extendsinland from this river, in a sweeping line as far as San Luis, andperhaps even farther north. NOVEMBER 17, 1835. A beach of glittering white sand formed a border to thesefairy spots. Sensuality, mockery of all religion, and the grossestcorruption, are far from uncommon. Formerly the Indians used to collect them,for the purpose of making necklaces and bracelets--a taste, I mayobserve, which is common to all savage nations, as well as to themost polished. It is a singular fact that itdoes not serve so well for preserving meat as sea-salt from theCape de Verd islands; and a merchant at Buenos Ayres told me thathe considered it as fifty per cent less valuable. (8/1. By this
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  • Spring '18
  • Buenos Aires, Buenos Ayres

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