Marks, notations and other maiginalia present in the original volume will appear in this file - a reminder of this book's long journey from the publisher to a library and finally to you. His Majesty the King of Bavaria, the generous patron of the sciences, sensible of the advantages whidi would accrue to them, and to the interests of mankind in general, from a more accurate know- tedge 6f America, directed the Academy tif Sciences at Mtniich, about the *nd of the year 1815, to draw Up, •and lay before Wm, a plan for a literary tour into i Jie interior of South America.
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It has survived long enough for the copyright to expire and the book to enter the public domain. — A description of the island with respect to Natural History. — Observations on Natural Philosophy and Natural History, relative to the winds, the temperature of the air, of the ifvater at ai^l b^Iaw the surface, to the barometer, th^ .areometer, the hygrometer, the electrometer, the variation Sklte-1themselves acquainted with it by extensive Jinirneys into the interior.
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