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" ... manner. In climbing up the nest it sometimes drops its burden, and thus is foiled in its endeavours ; but after a little respite the work is resumed, and goes on almost incessantly till it is effected. "
The New Annual Register, Or General Repository of History, Politics, and ... - Page 125
1789
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The New London Magazine, Volume 1

...it was deftitute of. 1 afterward put in an egg, and this, by a fimilarprocefs, was conveyed to the edge of the neft, and thrown. out. Thefe experiments...different nefts, and have always found the young cuckoo difpofcd to aft • in the fame manner. In climbing up the ncft, it fomctiraes drops its burden, and...
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The Historical Magazine, Or, Classical Library of Public Events ..., Volume 1

History - 1789
...edt* of the ncfty aad thrown out. lu Z Climbing climbing up the neft, it fometimes drops its burthen, and thus is foiled in its endeavours ; but, after a little refpite, the work is refumed, and goes on alrnoil inceflantly till it is effected. It is wonderful to fee the extraordinary exertions of the...
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The Annual Register, Or, A View of the History, Politics, and Literature for ...

History - 1790
...feveral times in different nefts, and have alr ways found the young cuckoo difpofid to a<S in the fame manner. In climbing up the neft, it fometimes •...after a little refpite, the work is refumed, and goes on almoft inceflantly till it is effeft^d. It is wonderful to fee the extraordinary exertions of theyoung...
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Annual Register, Volume 30

History - 1790
...fimilar procefs, was conveyed to the edae of the neft, and thrown out. The! experiments 1 have fi nee repeated feveral times in different nefts, and have...always found the young cuckoo difpofed to aft in the fame manner. In climbing up the nell, it iomerimes drops ics burden, and thus is foiled in its endeavours...
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Annual Register, Volume 30

Edmund Burke - History - 1790
...fimilar procefs, was conveyed to the edge of the neil, and thrown out. Thefe experiments I have iince repeated feveral times in different nefts, and have always found the young cuckoo difpoied to aft in the lame manner. In climbing up the neft, it fometimes drops its burden, and thus...
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The Scots Magazine, Volume 51

English literature - 1789
...it was deftitute of. I afterwards put in an egg, and this, by a Qmilar procefs, was conveyed to the edge of the neft, and thrown out. Thefe experiments...and have always found the young cuckoo difpofed to act in the fame manner. In climbing up the neft, it fomctimes drops its burden, and thus is foiled...
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A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature, Volume 3

Oliver Goldsmith - Physical geography - 1825
...always found the young cuckoo disposed to act in the same manner. In climbing up the nest it sometimes drops its burden, and thus is foiled in its endeavours; but, after a little respite, the work is resumed, and goes on almost incessantly till it is effected. It is wonderful to...
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Readings in Natural Philosophy: Or, A Popular Display of the Wonders of ...

Sir Richard Phillips - 1830 - 700 pages
...always found the young cuckoo disposed to act in the same manner. In climbing up the nest, it sometimes drops its burden, and thus is foiled in its endeavours ; but after a little respite, the work is resumed, and goes on almost incessantly till it is effected. It is wonderful to...
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The Imperial magazine; or, Compendium of religious, moral, & philosophical ...

1833
...always found the young cuckoo disposed to act in the same manner. In climbing up the nest, it sometimes drops its burden, and thus is foiled in its endeavours; but, after a little respite, the work is resumed, and goes on almost incessantly till it is effected. The singularity of...
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An Introduction to the Study of Birds: Or, the Elements of Ornithology on ...

Birds - 1835 - 584 pages
...always found the young Cuckoo disposed to act in the same manner. In climbing up the nest, it sometimes drops its burden, and thus is foiled in its endeavours ; but after a little respite the work is resumed, and goes on almost incessantly till it is effected. The singularity of...
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