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" ... injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow, follow with great truth and rapidity. "
The Percy Anecdotes ... - Page 20
1839
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Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 20

Scotland - 1826
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....hanging wings and bristled feathers, clucking to protect its injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow,...
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The London Magazine

English literature - 1829
...In confinement he loses little of the power or energy of his song. He whistles for the dog ; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master. He cries like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries about, with feathers on end, to protect her injured...
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Magazine of Natural History, Volume 1

John Claudius Loudon, Edward Charlesworth, John Denson - Natural history - 1829
...In confinement he loses little of the power or energy of his song. He whistles for the dog; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master. He cries like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries about, with feathers on end, to protect her injured...
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Calcutta Magazine and Monthly Register, Volumes 1-3

1830
...In confinement he loses little of the power or energy of his song. He whistles for the dog ; Ceesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master. He cries like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries about, with feathers on end, to protect her injured...
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American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 2

Alexander Wilson - Birds - 1831
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....wings, and bristled feathers, clucking to protect its injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow,...
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The Architecture of Birds

James Rennie - Animal behavior - 1833 - 392 pages
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....wings, and bristled feathers, clucking to protect its injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow,...
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A Natural History of the Globe: Of Man, of Beasts, Birds, Fishes ..., Volume 3

Georges Louis Leclerc comte de Buffon - Natural history - 1831
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Csesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....chicken, and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristling feathers, clucking to protect her injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the...
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American Ornithology; Or, The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 1

Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte - Birds - 1832
...his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog, — Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....wings, and bristled feathers, clucking to protect its injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow,...
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Sketches of birds in short enigmatical verses

Samuel Roper - 1832
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master...hanging wings and bristled feathers, clucking to protect its injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow,...
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Peter Parley's Book of Curiosities: Natural and Artificial : Illustrated ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Curiosities and wonders - 1832 - 224 pages
...confinement. In his domesticated state, he is exceedingly amusing. He whistles for the dog; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....chicken, and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristling feathers, clucking to protect her injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the...
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