I judged he was a kind of foreigner—may be from Russia or Japan or the archipelagoes.
Now, as you well know, the Canaries alone of all the archipelagoes were inhabited.
Other archipelagoes are described in their respective places.
The Eastern blacks are found mainly in the archipelagoes lying between the Asiatic land-mass and Australia.
Quick turns in our course plunge us into archipelagoes, through which a dozen channels run and wind in every direction.
How stale and trite the fleet of a Magellan to the adventurous soul who would circumnavigate the archipelagoes of the dead!
The Russians have the long but narrow strip of coast; and, consequently, limit their investigations to its bays and archipelagoes.
It was then that Hawaii received many colonists from the archipelagoes that lie to the southward.
The coastline of the fourteen larger islands and archipelagoes, again excepting Sakhalin, stretches to a length of 13,500 miles.
The Sapudi and Kangean archipelagoes are eastward continuations of Madura.