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DURING THE YEARS 1799-1804 Volume 2 

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PERSONAL NARRATIVE OF TRAVELS TO THE EQUINOCTIAL REGIONS OF AMERICA DURING THE YEARS 1799-1804 Volume 2

BY ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT AND AIME BONPLAND.

TRANSLATED FROM THE FRENCH OF

ALEXANDER VON HUMBOLDT

AND EDITED BY

THOMASINA ROSS.

IN THREE VOLUMES

VOLUME 2.

LONDON.

GEORGE BELL & SONS. 1907. LONDON: PORTUGAL ST., LINCOLN'S INN. CAMBRIDGE: DEIGHTON, BELL AND CO. NEW YORK: THE MACMILLAN CO. BOMBAY: A.H. WHEELER AND CO.

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A tablon, equal to 1849 square toises, contains nearly an acre and one-fifth: a legal acre has 1344 square toises, and 1.95 legal acre is equal to one hectare.

A torta weighs three quarters of a pound, and three tortas cost generally in the province of Caracas one silver rial, or one-eighth of a piastre.

It is sufficient to mention, that the cubic foot contains 2,985,984 cubic lines.

Foot (old measure of France) about five feet three inches English measure.

VOLUME 2.

CONTENTS.

CHAPTER 2.16.

LAKE OF TACARIGUA. - HOT SPRINGS OF MARIARA. - TOWN OF NUEVA VALENCIA DEL REY. - DESCENT TOWARDS THE COASTS OF PORTO CABELLO.

CHAPTER 2.17.

MOUNTAINS WHICH SEPARATE THE VALLEYS OF ARAGUA FROM THE LLANOS OF CARACAS. - VILLA DE CURA. - PARAPARA. - LLANOS OR STEPPES. - CALABOZO.

CHAPTER 2.18.

SAN FERNANDO DE APURE. - INTERTWININGS AND BIFURCATIONS OF THE RIVERS APURE AND ARAUCA. - NAVIGATION ON THE RIO APURE.

CHAPTER 2.19.

JUNCTION OF THE APURE AND THE ORINOCO. - MOUNTAINS OF ENCARAMADA. - URUANA. - BARAGUAN. - CARICHANA. - MOUTH OF THE META. - ISLAND OF PANUMANA.

CHAPTER 2.20.

THE MOUTH OF THE RIO ANAVENI.

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