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Treasure Island
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Treasure Island
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  • The doctor opened the seals with great care, and there fell out the map of an island, with latitude and longitude, soundings, names of hills and bays and inlets, and every particular that would be needed to bring a ship to a safe anchorage upon its shores.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • "I'll tell you what I've heard myself," continued Captain Smollett: "that you have a map of an island, that there's crosses on the map to show where treasure is, and that the island liesó" And then he named the latitude and longitude exactly.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In a few cases, to be sure, the name of a place would be added, as "Offe Caraccas," or a mere entry of latitude and longitude, as "62o 17' 20", 19o 2' 40"."  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: latitude and longitude
as in: given the latitude to
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