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" But no position, however secluded or difficult of access, can secure them from the attacks of the artful and vigilant hunter, who, when they are all quietly perched for the night, takes a stand previously chosen by daylight ; and, when the rising moon... "
Annual Report of the American Institute of the City of New York - Page 159
by American Institute of the City of New York - 1853
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The North American Review, Volume 24

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1827
...congregated in one place, it would seem to be the common rendezvous of the whole neighborhood. But no position, however secluded or difficult of access,...branches first, he may secure nearly the whole flock, neither the presence of the hunter, nor the report of his gun intimidating the Turkeys, although the...
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The North American Review, Volume 24

Jared Sparks, Edward Everett, James Russell Lowell, Henry Cabot Lodge - 1827
...be the common rendezvous of the whole neighborhood. But no position, however secluded or difftcult of access, can secure them from the attacks of the...branches first, he may secure nearly the whole flock, neither the presence of the hunter, nor the report of his gun intimidating the Turkeys, although the...
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American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 4

Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte - 1831
...congregated in one place, it would seem to be the common rendezvous of the whole neighbourhood. But no position, however secluded or difficult of access,...branches first, he may secure nearly the whole flock, neither the presence of the hunter, nor the report of his gun, intimidating the turkeys, although the...
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The Natural History of Gallinaceous Birds: Vol. I ..., Volume 4, Part 1

Sir William Jardine - 1834 - 268 pages
...congregated in one place, it would seem to be the common rendezvous of the whole neighbourhood. But no position, however secluded or difficult of access,...quietly perched for the night, takes a stand previously choŚ'11 by daylight, and, when the rising moon enable nim to take sure aim, shoots them down at le"ure>...
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Gallinaceous Birds

William Jardine - 1860 - 255 pages
...congregated in one place, it would seem to be ,he common rendezvous of the whole neighbourhood. But no position, however secluded or difficult of access, can secure them from the attacks of the artful ind vigilant hunter, who, when they are all quietly lerched for the night, takes a stand previously...
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The Dublin Penny Journal

Philip Dixon Hardy - 1835
...congregated in one place, it would seem to be tho common rendezvous of the whole neighbourhood. But no position, however secluded or difficult of access,...when the rising moon enables him to take sure aim, slioots them down at leisure, and by carefully singling out those on the lower branches first, he may...
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