RECORD: Darwin, C. R. [Humboldt] Personal narrative vol 6. CUL-DAR40.84 Transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker. (Darwin Online,

REVISION HISTORY: Transcribed by Kees Rookmaaker, edited by John van Wyhe 3.2011. RN1

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Vol. VI p. 69 Pers. Narrative

Whole Eastern S. America elevated horizontally. Patagonia — Pampas — extending far to the North & Venezuela (Savannah & N. America ?)

P. 71 extent of plains, total of llanos 105, 200 square leagues. — (The Mediterranean has only 89 000 square do)

Mem. S. Africa no. [illeg, sentence deleted]

Humboldt 1819-29, vol. 6, pp. 69, 71.

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