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" ... breast, ie a bare spot from which the feathers have fallen off with the heat in hatching; its egg is twice as big as that of a Solan goose, and is variously spotted, black, green, and dark ; it comes without regard 'to any wind, appears the first... "
Iceland: Its Scenes and Sagas - Page 23
by Sabine Baring-Gould, Alfred Newton - 1863 - 447 pages
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A Voyage to St. Kilda: The Remotest of All the Hebrides. Or ..., Volume 2

Martin Martin - 1749 - 82 pages
...more for that Year ; it is Palmipes, or whole-footed, and has the Hatching-fpot upon its Breaft, L e. a bare Spot from which the Feathers have fallen off with the Heat in Hatching ; its Egg is twice as big as that of a Solan Goofe, and is varioufly fpotted, black, green, and dark;...
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A voyage to St. Kilda: the remotest of all the Hebrides or Western Isles of ...

Martin Martin - Saint Kilda (Scotland) - 1753 - 79 pages
...lays no more for that Year; (he is whole-footed, and has the hatching Spot upon her Breaft, /'. e. a bare Spot from which the Feathers have fallen off with the Heat in hatching; its Egg is twice as big as that of a Solan Goofe, and is varioufly fpotted, Black, Green, and Dark...
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Description of the western isles of Scotland, called Hybrides. To which is ...

Donald Monro, Alexander Buchan (minister at st. Kilda.), George MacKenzie (1st earl of Cromarty.), Martin Martin - 1774
...more for that year; flie is whole footed, and has the hatching fpot upon her bvcaft, i. e- a bare fpot from which the feathers have fallen off with- the heat in hatching ; its egg is twice as big as that of a Solan goofe, and is varioufly fpotted, black, green and dark...
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A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and ..., Volume 3

John Pinkerton - Africa - 1809
...mqre' for that year ; (he is whole-footed, and has the hatching fpot upon her breaft, ie a bare fpot from which the feathers have fallen off with the heat in hatching ; its egg is twice as big as that of a Solan goofe, and is varioufly fpotted, black, green, and dark...
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The Scots Magazine and Edinburgh Literary Miscellany, Volume 76

English literature - 1814
...goose, his whole body erected, his wings short, he is palmip'js, he flyeth not at all, lays hit egg upon the bare rock, which, if taken away, he lays no more that year ; of a black colour^ red about the eyes, a large white spot under etch eye, and a long broad...
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Miscellanea Scotica: I. Life of Archbishop Sharp. Donald Munro's ...

Scotland - 1818
...taken away, she lays no more for that year; she is whole footed, and has the hatching spot upon her breast, ie a bare spot from which the feathers have fallen off with the heat in hatching; its egg is twice as big as that of a Solan goose, and is variously spotted, black, green, and dark;...
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Miscellanea Scotica: I. Life of Archbishop Sharp. Donald Munro's ...

Scotland - 1818
...taken away, she lays no more for that year ; she is whole footed, and has the hatching spot upon her breast, ie a bare spot from which the feathers have fallen off with the heat in hatching; its egg is twice as big as that of a Solan goose, and is variously spotted, black, green, and dark...
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Miscellanea Scotica: I. Life of Archbishop Sharp. Donald Munro's ...

Scotland - 1818
...lays no more for that year ; she is whole footed, and has the hatching spot upon her breast, i. ea bare spot from which the feathers have fallen off with the heat in hatching ; its egg is twice as big as that of a Solan goose, and is variously spotted, black, green, and dark...
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Visitor: Or Monthly Instructor

1843
...lays no more for that year ; she is whole-footed, and has the hatching-spot upon her breast, that is, a bare spot from which the feathers have fallen off with the heat in hatching ; its egg is twice as big as that of a solan goose, and is variously spotted, black, green, and dark...
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Videnskabelige meddelelser fra Dansk naturhistorisk forening i ..., Volume 2

Natural history - 1855
...talten away, she lays no more for thai year; she is whole-footed, and has the hatching spot upon her breast, ie a bare spot, from which the feathers have fallen off with the heat in hatehing; its egg is twice as big as that of a Solan goose, and is variously spotted, black, green...
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