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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 Hemans Reader for Female Schools: Containing Extracts in Prose and Poetry

Timothy Stone Pinneo - Readers - 1847 - 480 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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Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Volumes 9-10

Edinburgh (Scotland) - 1848
...they suppose to be the sparrow-hawk." In the domesticated state, ' he whistles for the dog — Ccesar 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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Graham's American Monthly Magazine of Literature, Art, and Fashion, Volume 34

1849
...household. " He whistles for the dog," says the author quoted above, " Ctesar starts up, wags his tail, ant runs to meet his master. He squeaks out like a hurt...creaking of a passing wheelbarrow follow with great truth and rapidity. He repeats the tune taught him by his master, fully and faithfully.' Those taken when...
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Graham's American Monthly Magazine of Literature, Art, and Fashion, Volume 34

1849
...deceiving the animals of the household. " He whistles for the dog," says the author quoted above, " Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master. He sqneaks out like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristled feathers,...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1850
...are modified according to the circumstances in which it is placed. " He whistles for the dog ; Cœsar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....hanging wings and bristled feathers, clucking to protect its injured brood. The harking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow,...
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Second collection of instructive extracts: no.vi of a new series of school-books

Scottish school-book assoc - 1852
...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:...The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creeking of a passing wheel-barrow, follow with great truth and rapidity. He repeats the tune taught...
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Book of Natural History: Containing a Description of Animals and Birds

Francis Orpen Morris - Birds - 1852 - 318 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....hurries about with hanging wings and bristled feathers, chuckling to protect its injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking...
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The Bulletin: A Catholic Journal Devoted to Religion, Education ..., Issue 1

1852
...confinement. In his domesticated state he whistles for the dog, who starts up, wags his tail, and runs out to meet his master. He squeaks out like a hurt chicken,...with hanging wings and bristled feathers, clucking 136 137 to protect her injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of...
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A History of the earth and animated nature v.1, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1852
...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 Favourite

1854
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog; Cresar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries about, with bristled feathers and hanging wings, clucking, to protect her brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing...
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