50 to 100.docx - )The yawl and whale-boat with Mr One chief not longsince offered 800 dollars(about 160 pounds sterling for a smallvessel and frequently

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)The yawl and whale-boat, with Mr. One chief, not longsince, offered 800 dollars (about 160 pounds sterling) for a smallvessel; and frequently they purchase whale-boats and horses at therate of from 50 to 100 dollars. One of the young men, however,cried out, "Let us all be brave," and ran on ahead; but when withina hundred yards, the whole party thought better of it, and stoppedshort. fulvipes. The atmosphere, likewise, in this climate, where galesucceeds gale, with rain, hail, and sleet, seems blacker thananywhere else. Shaded by a ledge of rock,beneath a facade of columnar lava, we ate our dinner. Horner and Sir David Brewster have described("Philosophical Transactions" 1836 page 65) a singular "artificialsubstance resembling shell. We followed the course of the Rio Tapalguen, through a very fertilecountry, to the ninth posta. JANUARY 22, 1836. Only the other day Ilooked forward to this airy barrier as a definite point in ourvoyage homewards; but now I find it,
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