15 Highest Lake of 9. 9800 Snowy banks a ft thick [Some] lakes eyes not yet fairly open scaled with snow & ice Well may those eyes whose sockets were formed by glaciers & filled with sensitive waters [by] yearly closed with [ ] of ice and dusted with crystal of snow. Earth one great eyeball formed of many, like a spiders [sketch]
16 [sketch: [that] formed here]
Original journal dimensions: 7 x 15 cm.
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