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The new sailing directory for the Ethiopic or southern Atlantic ocean - Page 134
by John Purdy - 1844 - 472 pages
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A Narrative of Four Voyages to the South Sea, North and South Pacific Ocean ...

Benjamin Morrell - Voyages and travels - 1832 - 492 pages
...cross each other at right angles, and which are also made very smooth. At each intersection of these paths an albatross constructs her nest, while in the...accommodations for some other kinds of oceanic birds, snch as the shag, or green cormorant, and another which the seamen call Nelly. - Although the penguin...
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A Narrative of Four Voyages to the South Sea, North and South Pacific Ocean ...

Benjamin Morrell - Voyages and travels - 1832 - 492 pages
...cross each other at right angles, and •which are also made very smooth. At each intersection of these paths an albatross constructs her nest, while in the...manner is the whole area occupied by these feathered sojoumers, of different species ; leaving, at convenient distances, accommodations for some other kinds...
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Atkinson's Casket, Volume 8

American literature - 1833
...cross each other at right angles ; and which are also made very smooth. At each intersection of these paths an albatross constructs her nest, while in the...penguins ; and each penguin has an albatross for its neighbor in four directions. In this regular manner is the whole area occupied by these feathered sojourners,...
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New York Evening Tales: Or, Uncle John's True Stories about Natural History ...

1833
...right angles, and which are also made very smooth. At each crossing of these paths, an albatross makes her nest, while in the centre of each little square...penguins, and each penguin has an albatross for its neighbor in four directions. In this regular manner is the whole area filled up. Although the penguin...
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The Christian Advocate, Volume 12

1834
...cross each other at right angles, and which are also made very smooth. At each intersection of these paths an albatross constructs her nest, while in the centre of each little square is a penguin's nesl; so that each albatross is surrounded by four penguins; and each penguin has an albatross for...
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A Familiar History of Birds: Their Nature, Habits and Instincts, Volume 2

Edward Stanley - 1835
...and which are also made very smooth. At each * See Morrit's Voyages. voL. II. s intersection of these paths, an Albatross constructs her nest, while in...centre of each little square is a Penguin's nest. In this regular manner is the whole space taken up by Penguins and Albatrosses, with the addition of...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge, Volume 4

1837
...cross each other at right angles, and which are also made very smooth. At each intersection of these paths, an albatross constructs her nest, while in...centre of each little square is a penguin's nest. In this regular manner is the whole space laken up by penguins and albatrosses, with the addition of...
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The Family Magazine, Volume 4

1837
...cross each other at right angles, and which are also made very smooth. At each intersection of these paths, an albatross constructs her nest, while in...centre of each little square is a penguin's nest. In this regular manner is the whole space taken up by penguins and albatrosses, with the addition of...
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Family Magazine: Or Monthly Abstract of General Knowledge

1837
...cross each other at right angles, and which are also made very smooth. At each intersection of these paths, an albatross constructs her nest, while in the centre of each little square is a penguin's neet. In this regular manner is the whole space taken up by penguins and albatrosses, with the addition...
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The Search for Nitre, and the True Nature of Guano: Being an Account of a ...

Thomas Edward Eden - Guano - 1846 - 133 pages
...cross each other at right angles, and which are also made very smooth ; at each intersection of these paths an albatross constructs her nest, while in the...that each albatross is surrounded by four penguins. In this regular manner the whole area is occupied by these feathered sojourners of different species,...
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