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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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ILLUSTRATED NATURAL HISTORY OF THE ANIMAL KINGDOM

S.G. GOODRICH - 1859
...stand br uninterTHE AMERICAN ROBIN, OR MIGRATORY THRUSH. ested. 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 First-[fifth] Reader, Volume 4

Marcius Willson - Readers - 1860
..."In confinement he loses little of the power and energy of his song. He whistles for the dog ; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....bristled feathers, clucking to protect her injured brood. He repeats the tune taught him by his master, though of considerable length, fully and faithfully....
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The Fourth Reader of the School and Family Series

Marcius Willson - Bible stories - 1860 - 360 pages
..."In confinement he loses little of the power and energy of his song. He whistles for the dog; Cassar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....bristled feathers, clucking to protect her injured brood. He repeats the tune taught him by his master, though of considerable length, fully and faithfully....
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The Philosophy of Natural History

William Smellie, John Ware - Animal behavior - 1860 - 448 pages
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog ; Caasar 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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Cassell's popular natural history, Volumes 3-4; Volume 128

Cassell, ltd - 1859
...whistles for the dog, and Ca?sar starts up, wags his tail,' and runs to meet his master. It squeaks like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurries about with hanging wings and bristling feathers, clucking, to protect her injured brood. It runs over the quaverings of the oanary...
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The graduated series of reading-lesson books, Book 5

Graduated series - 1861
...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....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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A First Class Reader: Consisting of Extracts, in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - Readers (Secondary) - 1861 - 552 pages
...impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog : Caesar starts up, wags his tail, and rui s to meet his master. He squeaks out like a hurt chicken...feathers, clucking to protect her injured brood. The baiting of the dog, the mewing of the cat, the creaking of a passing wheelbarrow, follow with great...
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The New England Farmer

Agriculture - 1861
...commences his career of song, it is impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog — Cœsar starts up, wags his tail, and runs to meet his master....chicken — and the hen hurries about with hanging wingj and bristled feathers, clucking to protect her injured brood. The barking of the dog, the mewing...
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A compendium of American literature, arranged by C.D. Cleveland. Stereotyped ed

Charles Dexter Cleveland - 1862
...impossible to stand by uninterested. He whistles for the dog; Caesar starts up, wags his tail, Ľnd runs to meet his master. He squeaks out like a hurt...feathers, clucking, to protect her injured brood. He runs over the quaverings of the canary, and the clear whistlings of' the Virginia nightingale or...
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A Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1862 - 776 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. He squeaks out like a hurt chicken, and the hen hurrics about, with hanging wings and bristled feathers, elucking, to protect her injured brood. He...
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