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" When it has young, it will bring a mouse to the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But in order to have a proper idea of the enormous quantity of mice which this bird destroys, we must examine the pellets which it ejects from its stomach in the... "
British Birds in Their Haunts - Page 53
by Charles Alexander Johns - 1862 - 626 pages
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The Ladies' pocket magazine

1836
...minutes. But in order to have a proper idea of the enormous quantity of mice which this hird destioys, we must examine the pellets which it ejects from its...pellet contains from four to seven skeletons of mice. In sixteen months from the time that the apartment of the owl on the old gateway was cleaned out, theie...
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The Oakleigh Shooting Code

A. K. Killmister - Fowling - 1836 - 194 pages
...us what the Ibis was with the Egyptians. When it has young, it will bring a mouse to the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes ; but in order to...stomach in the place of its retreat. Every pellet containing from four to seven skeletons of mice. In sixteen months from the time that the apartment...
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Essays on natural history, chiefly ornithology. With an autobiography of the ...

Charles Waterton - 1838
...us what the ibis was with the Egyptians. When it has young, it will bring a mouse to the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But, in order to...examine the pellets which it ejects from its stomach in * Though the barn owl usually hunts during the night, still I have repeatedly seen it catching mice...
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THE MONTHLY REVIEW

The Monthly Review from May to August inclusive 1838.VOL.II - 1838
...fifteen minutes. But, in order to have a proper idea of the enormous quantity of mice which this hird destroys, we must examine the pellets which it ejects...pellet contains from four to seven skeletons of mice. In sixteen months from the time that the apartment of the owl on the old gateway was cleaned out, there...
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Essays on natural history, chiefly ornithology. With an autobiography of the ...

Charles Waterton - 1839
...the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But, in order to have a proper idea of the enormons quantity of mice which this bird destroys, we must...examine the pellets which it ejects from its stomach in * Though the barn owl usually hunts during the night, still I hhve repeatedly seen it catching mice...
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British Farmer's Magazine, Volume 7

Agriculture - 1843
...us what the Ibis was with the Egyptians. When it has young, it will bring a mouse to the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But in order to have...pellet contains from four to seven skeletons of mice. In sixteen months from the time that the apartment of the owl on my old gateway was cleaned out, there...
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Elements of natural history

Sarah Lee - 1844 - 80 pages
...the cry of the young birds for food. When they have young they will bring a mouse to the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But, in order to...pellet contains from four to seven skeletons of mice. In sixteen months from the time that the apartment of the Owl on the old gateway was cleaned out, there...
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Essays on Natural History, Chiefly Ornithology

Charles Waterton - Birds - 1844 - 334 pages
...the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But, in order to have a proper idea of the enormons quantity of mice which this bird destroys, we must...examine the pellets which it ejects from its stomach in * Though the harn owl usually hunts during the night, still I have repeatedly seen it catching mice...
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Wonders of the animal kingdom. Birds

Wonders - 1848
...be protected and encouraged everywhere. When it has young, it will bring a mouse to the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But, in order to...pellet contains from four to seven skeletons of mice. In sixteen months from the time that the apartment of the Owl on the old gateway was cleaned out, there...
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The Horticulturist: Or, An Attempt to Teach the Science and Practice of the ...

John Claudius Loudon - Gardening - 1849 - 732 pages
...us whal the ibis was with the Egyptians. When it has young, it will bring a mouse to the nest about every twelve or fifteen minutes. But in order to have...pellet contains from four to seven skeletons of mice. In sixteen months from the time that the apartment of the owl on the old gateway at Walton Hall was...
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