Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books
" Carolina, about twenty miles from the former place, can have striking and melancholy proofs of this fact. In some places the whole woods, as far as you can see around you, are dead, stripped of the bark, their wintry-looking arms and bare trunks bleaching... "
A Treatise on Some of the Insects of New England which are Injurious to ... - Page 62
by Thaddeus William Harris - 1852 - 513 pages
Full view - About this book

American Ornithology: Or, The Natural History of the Birds of the United ...

Alexander Wilson - 1828
...Carolina, about twenty miles from the former place, can have striking and melancholy proofs of this fact. In some places the whole woods, as far as you...blast, presenting a frightful picture of desolation. And yet ignorance and prejudice stubbornly persist in directing their indignation against the bird...
Full view - About this book

Sporting Magazine: Or, Monthly Calendar of the Transactions of the ..., Volume 3

1819
...woods, as far as you can see around you, are dead, stripped of the bark, their wintry-looking arras and bare trunks bleaching in the sun, and tumbling...blast, presenting a frightful picture of desolation. " In looking over the accounts given of the Ivory-billed Woodpecker by the naturalists of Europe, I...
Full view - About this book

Time's Telescope for ... ; Or, A Complete Guide to the Almanack

1820
...you, are dead, stripped of the bark, their wintry'.looking arms and bare trunks bleaching in the *un, and tumbling in ruins before every blast, presenting a frightful picture of desolation !' The flowers of the crocus (crocus vernusj appear, before their leaves are grown to their full length...
Full view - About this book

The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select [by] Sholto and Reuben ..., Volume 9

1826
...fact. In some places, the whole woods, as far as' you can see around you, are dead, stripped of their bark, their wintry-looking arms and bare trunks bleaching...blast, presenting a frightful picture of desolation. One of these woodpeckers slightly wounded in the wing, was locked in a room in an inn for about an...
Full view - About this book

Sporting Anecdotes, Original and Selected: Including Numerous Characteristic ...

Pierce Egan - 1823
...woods, as far as you can see around you, are dead, stripped of their bark, their wintry-looking arms are bare trunks bleaching in the sun, and tumbling in...blast, presenting a frightful picture of desolation. In looking over the accounts given of the ivory-billed Woodpecker by the naturalists of Europe, I find...
Full view - About this book

The Percy Anecdotes: Original and Select, Volume 9

Reuben Percy - 1826
...place, can have striking and melancholy proofs of this fact. In some places, the whole .woods as far you can see around you, are dead, stripped of the...blast, presenting a frightful picture of desolation. One of these woodpeckers slightly wounded in the wing, was locked in a room in an inn for about an...
Full view - About this book

Encyclopaedia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 7

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford - 1831
...thousand acres of pine trees, many of them from two to three feet in diameter, and 150 feet high ? In some places, the whole woods, as far as you can...the sun, and tumbling in ruins before every blast" The subterraneous larva? of a species of beetle has often caused a complete failure of the seed-corn,...
Full view - About this book

Insect Architecture

James Rennie - 1830 - 420 pages
...of pine trees, many of them from two to three feet in diameter, and a hundred and fifty feet high ? In some places the whole woods, as far as you can...the sun, and tumbling in ruins before every blast f." The subterraneous larva of a species of beetle (Zabrus gibbus) has often caused a complete failure...
Full view - About this book

American Ornithology: Or The Natural History of the Birds of the ..., Volume 1

Alexander Wilson, Charles Lucian Bonaparte, George Ord, William Maxwell Hetherington - 1831
...as far as you can see around yon, are dead, stripped of the bark, their wintry-looking arms and hare trunks bleaching in the sun, and tumbling in ruins...blast, presenting a frightful picture of desolation. And yet ignorance and prejudice stubbornly persist in directing their indignation against the bird...
Full view - About this book

Encyclopædia Americana: A Popular Dictionary of Arts, Sciences ..., Volume 7

Francis Lieber, Edward Wigglesworth, Thomas Gamaliel Bradford, Henry Vethake - 1831
...some placee, the whole woods, as far as you can see around you, are dead, stripped of the bark, then- wintry-looking arms and bare trunks bleaching in the sun, and tumbling in ruins before every blast." The subterraneous larvse of a species of beetle has often caused a complete failure of the seed-corn,...
Full view - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF