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" Not to take notice of her covering it from the injuries of the weather, providing it proper nourishment, and teaching it to help itself; nor to mention her forsaking the nest, if, after the usual time of reckoning, the young one does not make its appearance.... "
The Guide to Knowledge - Page 8
edited by - 1836
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The British essayists; with prefaces by A. Chalmers, Volume 7

British essayists - 1802
...after the usual time of reckoning the young one does not make its appearance. A chymical operation could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen in the hatching of a chick; though there are many other birds that shew an infinitely greater sagacity...
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Georgical Essays:

Alexander Hunter - 1804
...will carry us: and it hath been well observed, that this deep sagacity, if it be sagacity, subsists in conjunction with great stupidity, even in relation to the same subject. " A chymical operation," says Addison, " could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen...
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The British Essayists, Volume 7

Alexander Chalmers - 1808
...after the usual time of reckoning the young one does not make its appearance. A chymical operation could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen in the hatching of a chick ; though there are many other birds that shew an infinitely greater sagacity...
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Reflections on the Works of God, in the Various Kingdoms of Nature ..., Volume 2

Christoph Christian Sturm - 1808 - 288 pages
...produced at a time by the artificial heat of an oven. T. + " A chymical operation," says Addition, " could not be followed with greater art or diligence than is seen iu hatching a chicken : yet is this process carried on without the least glimmering of thought or common...
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The Works of William Paley, D.D.: Natural theology

William Paley - 1810
...will carry us : and it hath been well observed, that this deep sagacity, if it be sagacity, subsists in conjunction with great stupidity, even in relation to the same subject. " A chymical operation," says Addison, " could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen...
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Natural Theology, Or, Evidences of the Existence and Attributes of the Deity ...

William Paley - 1811 - 548 pages
...will carry us : and it hath been well observed, that this deep sagacity, if it be sagacity, subsists in conjunction with great stupidity, even in relation to the same subject. "A chymical operation," says Addison, " could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen...
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The Spectator

Joseph Addison, Richard Hurd - 1811
...after the usual time of reckoning the young one does not make its appearance. A chymical operation could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen in the hatching of a chick ; though there are many other birds that shew an infinitely greater sagacity...
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The Works of the Right Honourable Joseph Addison, Volume 3

Joseph Addison - 1811
...after the usual time of reckoning the young one does not make its appearance. A chymical operation could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen in the hatching of a chick ; though there are many other birds that shew an infinitely greater sagacity...
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Elegant extracts: a copious selection of passages from the most ..., Volume 1

Elegant extracts - 1812
...after the usual time of reckoning, the young one does not make its.appearance. A chymical operation could not be followed with greater art or- diligence, than is seen in the hatching of a chick ; though there are many other birds that show an infinitely greater sagacity...
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Elegant extracts, Volume 55

Elegant extracts - 1816
...after the usual time of reckoning, the young one does not make its appearance. A chymical operation could not be followed with greater art or diligence, than is seen in the hatching of a chick ; though there are many other birds that shew an infinitely greater sagacity...
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