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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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The United States of America: Their History from the Earliest ..., Volume 3

Hugh Murray - United States - 1844
...and, in the opinion of many, injures its song. When domesticated, " he whistles for the dog— Csesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master. He squeaks out like a hurt chicken, — nnd the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristled feathers, clucking to protect its injured...
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The District School Reader, Or, Exercises in Reading and Speaking: Designed ...

William Draper Swan - American literature - 1845 - 484 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....of a passing wheelbarrow, follow with great truth and rapidity. He repeats the tune taught him by his master, though of considerable length, fully and...
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Illustrative Anecdotes of the Animal Kingdom, Volume 15

Samuel Griswold Goodrich - Animal behavior - 1845 - 336 pages
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Ccesar 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 popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw ...

Popular encyclopedia - 1846
...loses little of its power or energy. To use the words of Wilson, " He whistles for the dog ; Cœsar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of the passing wheelbarrow, follow with ;reat truth and rapidity. He repeats the tune taught im by his...
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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Volumes 5-6

1846
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog — Ctcsar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master...— 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 Living Age ..., Volume 10

1846
...uninterested. He whistles for the dog — Csesar starts ii|>, waffs his tail, and runs to meet his master ; be squeaks out like a hurt chicken — and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristling frat tiers, clucking to protect her injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of...
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The New Pictorial & Illustrated Family Magazine, Established for ..., Volume 3

1846
...song, k ie impossible to stand by -uninter| ested. He whistles »for the dog — Caesar starts иp, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master-, he squeaks out like a chicken | — and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristling feathers, chucking to ANIMAL...
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Zoological Recreations

William John Broderip - Animal behavior - 1847 - 380 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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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1847
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Ca3sar 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, Volumes 1-2

Anecdotes - 1847
...his tail, and ruus to meet his master. He squeaks ont like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries abont ths to obtain, and our all, at our request. Let our...magistrates live, our laws and liberties live, our reli passiu.' wheelbarrow, follow with great trnth and rapidity. He repeats the tune tanght him hy his master,...
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