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Waterhouseat the meetings of the Zoological Society. ) Their destroyer, a small andpretty fox, was also singularly numerous; in the course of the daywe could not have seen less than forty or fifty. To this number twotrees must be added; one of which was not in flower, and the otherI only heard of. At Valparaiso, as Ihave remarked, similar shells are found at the height of 1300 feet:it is hardly possible to doubt that this great elevation has beeneffected by successive small uprisings, such as that whichaccompanied or caused the earthquake of this year, and likewise byan insensibly slow rise, which is certainly in progress on someparts of this coast. The mules would halt every fifty yards, and afterresting for a few seconds the poor willing animals started of theirown accord again. In thecourse of a few days we sailed out of the gloomy and cloudedocean-district which extends during the winter far from the coastof South America. Even the iron-framed Gauchos professedthemselves glad when they reached the settlement, after our littleexcursion. The father of this personhad lately lost all his property at Talcahuano, and he himself hadonly just escaped a falling roof at Valparaiso in 1822. CYNARA CARDUNCULUS OR CARDOON. Everything in this southern continent has
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