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THE FATE OF THE BEAGLE.

Besides bis elaborate work giving the full story of the expedition and the details of its scientific results — a book which has ever

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H. M. S. Beagle in the Straits of Magellan. Mount Sarmiento in the Distance.

since been a standard authority, and still keeps students in active discussion and investigation— the voyage of the Beagle has to be credited with having supplied the occasion for the composition of