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" Pull one of them to pieces for its materials ; place another before these canary-birds, as * pattern, and see if they will make the slightest effort to imitate their model ! No, the result of. their labour will, upon instinctive* hereditary impulse, be... "
Memoirs of the life of dr. [E.] Darwin, chiefly during his residence at ... - Page 83
by Anna Seward - 1804
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Memoirs of the Life of Dr. Darwin: Chiefly During His Residence at Lichfield ...

Anna Seward - 1804 - 430 pages
...other canarybird's neft is conftructed, where the proper materials are furnimed. That of the pyefinch, added me, is of much comparer form, warmer, and more...parents built before themfelves were hatched. The Boctor could not do. away the force of that fingle fact, with which his fyftem was incompatible ; yet...
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Memoirs of the Life of Dr. Darwin: Chiefly During His Residence at Lichfield ...

Anna Seward - Lichfield (England) - 1804 - 430 pages
...canarybird's neft is conftrufted, where the proper materials are furnifhed. That of the pyefinch, added lhe, is of much comparer form, warmer, and more comfortable....flighteft effort to imitate their model ! No, the refiilt of their labors will, upon inftin&ive, hereditary impulfe, be exactly the flovemy little marifion...
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Memoirs of the Life of Dr. Darwin: Chiefly During His Residence in Lichfield ...

Anna Seward - Electronic book - 1804 - 313 pages
...constructed, where the proper materials are furnished. That of the pyefinch, added she, is of much compacter form, warmer, and more comfortable. Pull one of them...to pieces for its materials; place another before these canary-birds, as a pattern, and see if they will make the slightest effort to imitate their model...
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The British Plutarch [by T. Mortimer].

Thomas Mortimer - 1810
...structed, where the proper materials are furnished. That of the pye-finch, added she, is of much compacter form, warmer, and more comfortable. Pull one of them to pieces for its mateiials ; place another before these canary birds, as a pattern, and see if they will make the slightest...
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Annual Register, Volume 46

Edmund Burke - History - 1805
...where the pro. per materials are furnished. That of the pye-finch, added she, is of mock compacter form, warmer, and more comfortable. Pull one of them...to pieces for its materials ; place another before these canary-birds, a* a pattern, and see if they will make the slightest effort to imitate their model...
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