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" ... in search of, began then to pass over, the different styles of cawing and screaming of the various species making a terrible discord. Added to these noises were the songs of strange Cicadas, one large kind perched high on the trees around our little... "
The Naturalist on the River Amazons: A Record of Adventures, Habits of ... - Page 713
by Henry Walter Bates - 1880 - 774 lehte
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The Ladies' Cabinet of Fashion, Music & Romance

...were the songs of strange cicadas : one large kind, perched on the trees around our little house, set up a most piercing chirp ; it began with the usual...rapidly became shriller, until it ended in a long and broad note resembling the steam whistle of a locomotive engine. Half-adozen of these wonderful performers...
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The Illustrated London magazine, ed. by R.B. Knowles, 19–20. köide

Richard Brinsley Knowles - 1865
...were the songs of strange cicadas : one large kind, perched on the trees around our little house, set up a most piercing chirp ; it began with the usual...rapidly became shriller, until it ended in a long and broad note resembling the steam whistle of a locomotive engine. Half-adozen of these wonderful performers...
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The naturalist on the river Amazons, 2. köide

Henry Walter Bates - 1863
...it ended in a long and loud note resembling the steam-whistle of a locomotive engine. Half-a-dozen of these wonderful performers made a considerable...evening concert. I had heard the same species before at Par&, but it was there very uncommon : we obtained here one of them for my collection by a lucky blow...
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The Naturalist on the River Amazons: A Record of Adventures, Habits of ...

Henry Walter Bates - 1880 - 774 lehte
...songs of strange Cicadas, one large kind perched high on the trees around our little haven setting up a most piercing chirp ; it began with the usual...evening concert. I had heard the same species before at Pará, but it was there very uncommon ; we obtained here one of them for my collection by a lucky blow...
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The Naturalist on the River Amazons: A Record of Adventures, Habits of ...

Henry Walter Bates - 1880 - 774 lehte
...songs of strange Cicadas, one large kind perched high on the trees around our little haven setting up a most piercing chirp ; it began with the usual harsh jarring tone of ils tribe, but this gradually and rapidly became shriller, until ¡tended ia a long nod loud note resembling...
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A YEAR IN BRAZIL

HASTINGS CHARLES DENT - 1886
...produced. Mr. Bates says,f " One large kind, perched high on the trees around our little haven, set up a most piercing chirp ; it began with the usual...until it ended in a long and loud note resembling the steam whistle of a locomotive engine." Mr. Bates speaks of another kind near Ega, as " very handsome,...
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Studies in Life and Sense

Andrew Wilson - 1887 - 354 lehte
...set up a most piercing chirp ; it began," continues our author, " with the usual harsh jarring note of its tribe, but this gradually and rapidly became...until it ended in a long and loud note, resembling the steam whistle of a locomotive engine." Thus much by way of introduction to the cicada and its music....
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The Naturalist on the River Amazons

Henry Walter Bates - 2003 - 423 lehte
...songs of strange Cicadas, one large kind perched high on the trees around our little haven setting up a most piercing chirp : it began with the usual...resembling the steam-whistle of a locomotive engine. Half-a-dozen of these wonderful performers made a considerable item in the evening concert. I had heard...
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