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THEIR LANGUAGE.
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“The savages of America inspire less interest.... since celebrated navigators have
“made known to us the inhabitants of the islands of the South Sea. ... The state of
“ half-civilization in which those islanders are found gives a peculiar charm to the
“ description of their manners. . . . Such pictures, no doubt, have more attraction than
“ those which pourtray the solemn gravity of the inhabitant of the banks of the

“ Missouri or the Maranon.” Preface to Humboldt’s Personal Narrative.
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- IN TWO WOLUMES.
VOL. I.
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LONDON:

PRINTED FOR THE AUTHOR,
AND SOLD BY JOHN MURRAY, ALBEMARLE-STREET.

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