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" The greatest of these two monsters is called Pongo in their language, and the lesser is called Engeco. This Pongo is in all proportion like a man ; but that he is more like a... "
Savage Africa: Being the Narrative of a Tour in Equatorial, South-western ... - Page 168
by William Winwood Reade - 1864 - 452 pages
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The Monthly Magazine, Volume 28

Sir Richard Phillips - 1809
...interesting. " This animal is, in all proportions, like a man, but he is more like л giantcreature, than a man : for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, is hollow-eyed, and hath long hair upon his brows. His face and ears are without hair, and his Iiaiuis...
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The American Journal of Science and Arts

Geology - 1862
...Portuguese) pou/jo in their language, and the lesser is called emjeco. The pongo is in all proportions like a man, for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow eyed, with long haires upon his brows. His body is full of haire, but not very thicke, and it...
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The Monthly Repository, and Library of Entertaining Knowledge, Volume 1

Electronic journals - 1831
...called engeco. This pongo is exactly proportioned like a man; but he is more like a giant in stature; for he is very tall, and hath a. man's face, hollow-eyed, with long hair upon his brows. His face and ears are without hair, and his hands also. His body is full of hair but not very...
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral, & philosophical ...

1831
...called rngeco. This pongo is exactly proportioned like a man ; but he is more like a giant in stature; for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow-eyed, with long hair upon his brows. His face and ears are without hair, and bis hands also. His body is full of hair, but not very...
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The Imperial Magazine;: And, Monthly Record of Religious, Philosophical ...

Samuel Drew - 1831
...eng eco. This pongo is exactly proportioned like R man ; but he is more like a' giant in stature ; for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow-eyed, with long hair upon his brows. His face ami ears are without hair, and his bands also. His body U full of hair, but not very...
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Narrative of Discovery and Adventure in Africa, from the Earliest Ages to ...

Robert Jameson, James Wilson, Hugh Murray - Natural history - 1833 - 359 pages
...called engeco. This pongo is exactly proportioned like a man ; but he is more like a giant in stature ; for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow-eyed, with long hair upon his brows. His face and ears are without hair, and his hands also. His body is full of hair, but not very...
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Marvels and mysteries of instinct; or, Curiosities of animal life

G. Garratt - History - 1856 - 433 pages
...This pongo," he says, " is exactly proportioned like a man ; but he is more like a giant in stature, for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow-eyed, with long hair upon his brows. His face and ears are without hair, and his hands also. His body is full of hair, but not very...
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Explorations & adventures in equatorial Africa: with accounts of the manners ...

Paul Belloni Du Chaillu - History - 1861 - 479 pages
...called pongo in their language, and the lesser is called engeco. The pongo is in all proportions like a man, for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow-eyed, with long haires upon his brows. His body is full of haire, but not very thicke, and it is of a dunnish colour....
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Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa: With Accounts of the ...

Paul Belloni Du Chaillu - Africa, West - 1861 - 531 pages
...called pongo in their language, and the lesser is called engeco. The pongo is in all proportions like a man, for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow eyed, with long haires upon his brows. His body is full of haire, but not very thicke, and it...
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Links in the chain; or, Popular chapters on the curiosities of animal life

George Kearley - Nature - 1862
...where it would seem the animals were well known. " The Pongo," he says, " is in all proportions like a man, for he is very tall, and hath a man's face, hollow-eyed, with long haires upon his brows. His body is full of haire, but not very thicke. and it is of a dunnish colour....
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