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… She suddenly appeared on the balcony to damp his ardour.

W. L. Jones, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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… She suddenly appeared on the balcony to damp his ardour.

W. L. Jones, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013
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They dashed in amongst them and threw their lassos.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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They dashed in amongst them and threw their lassos.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013
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Chimborazo, from a little above the third camp.

From Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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Chimborazo, from a little above the third camp.

From Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013
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They prowled around us at night, and left their foot-prints in the snow.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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They prowled around us at night, and left their foot-prints in the snow.

Joseph Wolf, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, August 3, 2013
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Part of the interior of the crater of Cotopaxi.

from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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Part of the interior of the crater of Cotopaxi.

from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, August 2, 2013
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We were then twenty thousand feet high.

W. L. Jones, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

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We were then twenty thousand feet high.

W. L. Jones, from Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Friday, August 2, 2013
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Carried on the litter into Ambato.

From Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by  Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

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Carried on the litter into Ambato.

From Travels amongst the great Andes of the equator, by Edward Whymper, New York, 1892.

(Source: archive.org)

Saturday, February 9, 2013