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" That when old fifhermen difcover fuch a mafs, they throw it into the water again ; but when young inexperienced ones take it, they will, by thawing the birds at a fire, bring them indeed to the ufe of their wings, which will continue but a very... "
The Lady's Magazine, Or, Entertaining Companion for the Fair Sex ... - Page 36
1770
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Essays Upon Natural History, and Other Miscellaneous Subjects

George Edwards - Natural history - 1770 - 261 pages
...fubaqueous retreats. That when old fifhermen difcover fuch a mafs, they throw it into the water again ; but when young inexperienced ones take it, they will,...wings, which will continue but a very fhort time, owing to premature and forced revival. " That the good archbifhop did not want credulity, in other...
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The Perth magazine of knowledge and pleasure, Volume 2

1772
...old fifhermen difcover fuch a mafs, they throw it into the water again; but, when young unexperienced ones take it, they will, by thawing the birds at a...time, being owing to a premature and forced revival. TQein patronifes the doctrine ftrongly, giving the following hiftory of their manner of retiring, which...
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A Modern System of Natural History: Containing Accurate ..., Volume 7

Samuel Ward - 1775
...fifliermen difcover fuch a mafs, they throw it again imp the water ; but when young ine'xperi "experienced ones take it, they will, by thawing the birds at a fire, bring them indeed to the nfe of their wings, which will continue but a very fliort time, being cnving to a premature and forced...
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British Zoology, Volume 1

Thomas Pennant - Animals - 1776 - 278 pages
...fubaqueous retreats. That when old fifhermen difcover fuch a mafs, they throw it into the water again ; but when young inexperienced ones take it, they will,...time, being owing to a premature and forced revival *. That the good Archbifhop did not want credulity, in other inftances, appears from thi?, that after...
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The Edinburgh Magazine, Or, Literary Miscellany, Volume 7

Books and bookselling - 1796
...fubaqueous retreats j that, when old fiihermen difcover fuch a mafs, they throw it into the water again ; but, when young inexperienced ones take it, they will,...the ufe of their wings, which will continue but a Ihoit time, being, owing to ж premature and forced revival*. That p. 349. PoŁtop. Hift. Norw. ! Ľ3....
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The Edinburgh Magazine, Or, Literary Miscellany, Volume 7

Books and bookselling - 1796
...fubaqueous retreats ; that, when old fiihermen difcover fuch a mafs, they throw it into the water again ; but, when young inexperienced ones take it, they will,...the birds at a fire, bring them indeed to the ufe of tbeir wings, which will continue but a ihort time, being owing to a premature and forced revival*....
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose, Volume 2

Vicesimus Knox - English prose literature - 1797
...fubaqueous retreats. That when old filhermen difcover °uch a mafs, they threw it into the water again ; but when young inexperienced ones take it, they will,...ufe of their wings, which will continue but a very fhert time, being owing to a premature and forced revival. That the good Archbimopdid not want credulity,...
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Elegant Extracts: Or, Useful and Entertaining Passages in Prose ..., Volume 2

1797 - 1120 pages
...fubaqueous retre.-.ts. That when old filhermen dilcover fuch a mafs, they threw it into the water again ; but when young inexperienced ones take it, they will,...ufe of their wings, which will continue but a very (hart time, being owing to a prenutuie and forced revival. That the good Archbimopdid not want credulity,...
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A Thousand Notable Things on Various Subjects: Disclosed from the Secrets of ...

Thomas Lupton - Birds - 1815 - 220 pages
...down, the reeds in autumn to theirsubaqueous recesses. That when old fishermen discover isuch a mass, they throw it again into the water.; but when young...inexperienced, ones take it, they will, by thawing the bird* at' a fire, bring them indeed to the use of their wings, which* will continue but a very short...
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A thousand notable things, embracing a collection of scarce receipts, &c. To ...

Thousand notable things - 1822
...relates, that he has found the young of the latter in marshes, an 1 among sedge, near the water. prater ; but when young inexperienced ones take it, they will,...thawing the birds at a fire, bring them indeed to the use of their •Brings, which will continue but a very short time, being owing to p premature and forced...
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