Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 120 on ... and, when that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to....  
" ... and, when that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to his nest for the support of his mate and young ones, the bald eagle pursues him and takes it from him. With all this injustice he is never in good case ; but, like those... "
The Living Age ... - Page 163
by Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell - 1851
Full view - About this book

The Annual Register of World Events: A Review of the Year, Volume 59

Edmund Burke - History - 1819
...the fishing hawk : and when that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to his nest for the support of his mate and young ones, the...very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward : the little king bird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and dines him out of the district. He is therefore...
Full view - About this book

The private correspondence of Benjamin Franklin, LL.D, F.R.S., &c ..., Volume 1

Benjamin Franklin, William Temple Franklin - Biography & Autobiography - 1817
...diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to his nest for the support of his mate ami young ones, the bald eagle pursues him, and takes it from him. With all this injustice lie is never in good case, but like 'tfaoie :atnotig men who live by sharping and robbing, he' is....
Full view - About this book

The Private Correspondence of Benjamin Franklin ...: pt.I. Letters on ...

Benjamin Franklin - 1818
...the fishing hawk ; and when that diligent bird lias at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to his nest for the support of his mate and young ones, the...very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward : the little king bird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and drives him out of the district. He is...
Full view - About this book

Annual Register, Volume 59

Edmund Burke - History - 1818
...the fishing hawk : and when that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to his nest for the support of his mate and young ones, the...very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward : the little king bird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and drives him out of the district. He is...
Full view - About this book

The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and ..., Volume 59

Edmund Burke - History - 1818
...the fishing hawk : and when that diligent bird has at length taken и fish, and is bearingit to his nest for the support of his mate and young ones, the...but like those among men who live by sharping and rubbing, he is gene rally poor, and often very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward : the little king...
Full view - About this book

The Friend of Peace, Volume 2

Noah Worcester - Peace - 1821
...that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to Ins nest, for the support of bin mate and young ones, the bald Eagle pursues him and takes it from him. With all this injustice he is seldom in good case, but, like those among men who live by sharping and robbery, he is generally poor...
Full view - About this book

The North American Review, Volume 24

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - North American review and miscellaneous journal - 1827
...on some dead tree, where, too lazy to fish for himself, he watches the labor of the Fishing Hawk ; and when that diligent bird has at length taken a...often very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward ; the littlr; Kingbird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly, and drives him out of the district....
Full view - About this book

The Southern Review, Volume 5

1830
...labour of the fishing hawk ; and when that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and bears it to his nest for the support of his mate and young ones, the...is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides, ho is a rank coward : the little king-bird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly and drives...
Full view - About this book

Southern Review, Volume 5

1830
...fishing hawk ; and when that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and bears it to his nest tor the support of his mate and young ones, the bald eagle...but like those among men who live by sharping and robbiug, he is generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides, he is a rank coward : the little king-bird,...
Full view - About this book

American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 4

Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, George Ord, William Maxwell Hetherington - Birds - 1831
...the fishing hawk, and, when that diligent bird has at length taken a fish, and is bearing it to his nest for the support of his mate and young ones, the...generally poor, and often very lousy. Besides, he is a rauk coward ; the little kingbird, not bigger than a sparrow, attacks him boldly, and drives him out...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download PDF