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" ... when it is perfectly formed, the shell gapeth open, and the first thing that appeareth is the foresaid lace or string : next come the legs of the bird hanging out, and, as it groweth greater, it openeth the shell by degrees, till at length it is all... "
The Aquarian Naturalist: A Manual for the Sea-side - Página 386
por Thomas Rymer Jones - 1858 - 524 páginas
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The History, Ancient and Modern, of the Sheriffdoms of Fife and Kinross ...

Sir Robert Sibbald - 1803 - 510 páginas
...it is perfectly formed, the shell gapeth open, and the first thing that appeareth is the fore»aid lace or string ; next come the legs of the bird hanging...the sea, where it gathereth feathers, and groweth to fowle bigger than a Mallard and lesser than a Goose, having blacke legs and bill or beake, and feathers...
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Animal Biography: Or, Authentic Anecdotes of the Lives, Manners ..., Volumen2

William Bingley - 1803 - 606 páginas
...till at length it has all come forth, and hangeth only by the bill. In short space after it cometh to full maturitie, and falleth into the sea, where...bigger than a Mallard and lesser than a Goose, having black legs, and bill or beake, and feathers black and white, spotted in such manner as our Mag-pie,...
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General conchology; or, A description of shells, arranged according to the ...

William Wood - 1815 - 460 páginas
...shell gapeth open, and the first thing that appeareth is the lace, or string (the plumose tentacula) ; next come the legs of the bird hanging out, and as...fowle bigger than a mallard and lesser than a goose," &c. Gerard prefaces his account with " what our eyes have seene, and hands have touched, we shall declare...
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Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

1823 - 400 páginas
...bill. In short space after it cometh to full maturitie, and falleth into the sea, where it gatbereth feathers, and groweth to a fowle bigger than a mallard, and lesser than a goose, having black legs, and bill or beake, and feathers black and white, spotted in such manner as our magpie,...
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Harry and Lucy Concluded;: Being the Last Part of Early Lessons, Volúmenes3-4

Maria Edgeworth - 1825 - 682 páginas
...length it is all come forth, and hangeth only by the bill ; in short space after, it cometh to maturity, and falleth into the sea, where it gathereth feathers, and groweth to a fowl bigger than a mallard, lesser than a goose, which the people of — ' " Lucy put her finger over...
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Elements of Natural History: Invertebrata, &c

John Stark - 1828 - 542 páginas
...groweth greater it openeth the shell by degrees, till at length it is all come forth, and hangeth only by the bill ; in short space after it commeth to full...sea, where it gathereth feathers, and groweth to a foule bigger than a mallard, and lesser than a goose, having blacke legs and bill or beake, and feathers...
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Animal biography, or, Popular zoology, Volumen3

William Bingley - 1829 - 350 páginas
...till at length it has all come forth, and hangeth only by the bill. In short space after it cometh to full maturitie, and falleth into the sea, where...bigger than a mallard, and lesser than a goose, having black legs, and bill or beake, and feathers black and white, spotted in such manner as our magpie,...
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Letters to a Young Naturalist on the Study of Nature and Natural Theology

James Lawson Drummond - 1831 - 508 páginas
...shells open more and more, till at length it is attached only by the bill, soon after which it drops into the sea, " where it gathereth feathers, and groweth to a fowle bigger then a mallard, and lesser then a goose." You will find the following lines, from Du Bartas, expressive...
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Lives of eminent zoologists, from Aristotle to Linnæus

William MacGillivray - 1834 - 418 páginas
...it has all come forth and hangeth only by the bill. In short space after it cometh to full maturity, and falleth into the sea, where it gathereth feathers, and groweth to a fowl, bigger than a mallard, and lesser than a goose, having black legs and bill or beak, and feathers...
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Lives of Eminent Zoologists: From Aristotle to Linnaeus : with Introductory ...

William MacGillivray - 1834 - 418 páginas
...it has all come forth and hangeth only by the bill. In short space after it cometh to full maturity, and falleth into the sea, where it gathereth feathers, and groweth to a fowl, bigger than a mallard, and lesser than a goose, having black legs and bill or beak, and feathers...
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