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  • —The Beagle anchored late at night in the bay of Valparaiso, the chief seaport of Chile.

    Chapter XII

  • —The Beagle sailed from Tasmania, and, on the 6th of the ensuing month, reached King George’s Sound, situated close to the S.W. corner of Australia.

    Chapter XIX

  • —The Beagle anchored within the mouth of the Santa Cruz.

    Chapter IX

  • —The Beagle sailed from Maldonado, and on August the 3rd she arrived off the mouth of the Rio Negro.

    Chapter IV


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