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" The grinders are five times as large, are square, and the grinding surface studded with four or five rows of blunt points; whereas those of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat. "
Travels through Russia, Siberia, Poland, Cracow, Austria ... &c. &c ... - Page 74
by James Holman - 1834
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Notes on the State of Virginia: With an Appendix Relative to the Murder of ...

Thomas Jefferson - Indians of North America - 1803 - 363 pages
...an animal of five or six times the cubic volume of the elephant, as Mons. de Buffon has admitted. 2- The grinders are five times as large, are square,...of blunt points : whereas those of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat. 3. I have never heard an instance, and suppose there...
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The Wonders of Nature and Art: Or, A Concise Account of Whatever ..., Volume 3

Thomas Smith - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1803
...cubic volume of the elephant, as M. de Buffon has admitted. 2. The grinders are much larger, perfectly square, and the grinding surface studded with, four...of blunt points ; whereas those of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat. 3. I have never heard an instance of an elephant's...
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The Youth's Companion: Or, An Historical Dictionary; Consisting of Articles ...

Ezra Sampson - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1807 - 463 pages
...skeleton of the mammoth bespeaks an animal of five or six times the ruble volume of the elephant ; that the grinders are five times as large, are square,...rows of blunt points, whereas those of the elephant nix broad and thin, and their grinding «urfnce flat » that • he native* describe this animal as...
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The Youth's Companion: Or An Historical Dictionary; Consisting of Articles ...

Ezra Sampson - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1813 - 424 pages
...skeleton of the mammoth bespeaks an anima! of five or six times the cubic volume of the elephant ; that the grinders are five times as large, are square,...of blunt points, whereas those of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat : that the natives describe this animal as still existing...
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Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York, Volume 1

Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York (New York, N.Y.) - Science - 1815
...of the mammoth bespeaks an animal of five or six times the cubit volume of the elephant ; and that the grinders are five times as large, are square,...of blunt points, whereas those of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat." To mention all the hypotheses and fables which this...
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An Introductory Discourse: Delivered Before the Literary and Philosophical ...

DeWitt Clinton, Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York (New York, N.Y.) - Ecology - 1815 - 148 pages
...of the mamf moth hespeaks an animal of five or six times the cuhit volume of the elephant ; and that the grinders are five times as large, are square,...grinding surface studded with four or five rows of hlunt points, whereas those of the elephant are hroad and thin, and their grinding surface flat." To...
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The Youth's Companion, Or, An Historical Dictionary: Consisting of Articles ...

Ezra Sampson - Children's encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1816 - 412 pages
...skeleton of the mammoth bespeaks an animal of five or six times the cubic volume of the elephant ; that the grinders are five times as large, are square,...the grinding surface studded with four or five rows pf blunt points, whereas those of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat...
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A Complete History of the United States of America: Embracing the Whole ...

Frederick Butler - United States - 1821
...volume of the elephant, as Mons. de Buffon has admitted. 2. The grinders are five times as large, arc square, and the grinding surface studded with four...of blunt points, whereas those of the elephant are broad and tinn, and the grinding surface flat. 3. I have never heard an instance, (and suppose there...
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Museum Americanum, Or, Select Antiquities, Curiosities, Beauties, and ...

Charles Hulbert - America - 1823 - 346 pages
...hasadmitted. 2. The grindeis are five times ;IR large, are square, and the grinding surface studded with lour or five rows of blunt points: whereas those of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat. 3. I have never heard an instance, and suppose there...
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ..., Volume 13, Part 2

Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
...bespeaks an animal of five or six times the cubic volume of the elephant, as M. de Buffon has admitted. 2. The grinders are five times as large, are square,...studded with four or five rows of blunt points : whereas •hose of the elephant are broad and thin, and their grinding surface flat. 3. I have never h««l...
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