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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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Peter Parley's Book of Curiosities: Natural and Artificial. Illustrated by ...

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Animals - 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. He squeaks oat like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristling feathers, clucking...
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Knowledge for the People ...

John Timbs - 1832
...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 clucken, and the hen hurries about, with feathers on end, to protect her injured...
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Popular chemistry, mechanics, arts and manufactures

John Timbs - 1832
...In confinement be 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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The Domestic Habits of Birds

James Rennie - Birds - 1833 - 379 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 System of Natural History: Containing Scientific and Popular Descriptions ...

Birds - 1834 - 684 pages
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the doi; 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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The Parent's Present

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Children - 1835 - 232 pages
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog; Ctesar 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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An Introduction to the Study of Birds: Or, the Elements of Ornithology on ...

Birds - 1835 - 584 pages
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Cesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....chicken, and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristling feathers, to protect its injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the...
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The Popular Encyclopedia;: pt. 1: Misso-Peculium

Sir Daniel Keyte Sandford - Art - 1837
...loses little of its power or energy. To use the words of Wilson, " He whistles for the dog; Сгв&аг starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing ot the cat, the creaking of the passing wheelbarrow, follow with great truth and rapidity. He repeats...
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New Monthly Magazine, Volume 50

Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth - 1837
...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 Percy Anecdotes, Revised Edition: To which is Added, a Valuable ...

Anecdotes - 1852
...stand by unin-terested. He whistles for the dog; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and nine to meet hii , they seek a situation which is adapted to both these purposes. With this view, a winši and bristled feathers, chirking to protect her injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing...
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