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He answered by saying, "Why, there are noneothers in these southern countries. The level plains of arid shinglesupport the same stunted and dwarf plants; and in the valleys thesame thorn-bearing bushes grow. Transparency of air in Andes. Many of the marines appearedwell contented with their situation; they think it better to servetheir one-and- twenty years on shore, let it be what it may, than ina ship; in this choice, if I were a marine, I should most heartilyagree. But when I reflect on the almost universal covering of peat, and onthe fact of wheat seldom ripening here, I can hardly believe thatthe climate in summer is so fine and dry as it has lately beenrepresented. At Valparaiso I have seen aliving condor sold for sixpence, but the common price is eight orten shillings. (PLATE 43. He returned loaded with valuable property. Maldiva atolls; their peculiar structure. Locusts.
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