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" I once put a wasp into the net ; but when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that held it fast, and contributed all' that lay in its power to disengage... "
Dwight's American Magazine - Page 440
edited by - 1845
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The Natural History of Insects: Illustrated by Numerous Engravings

James Rennie - Insects - 1855
...; but when the spider came out to seize it, as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that...its power to disengage so formidable an antagonist. Wken the wasp was at liberty, I expected that the spider would set about repairing the breaches which...
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The Miscellaneous Works: The bee. Essays. An inquiry into the present state ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1856
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that...antagonist. When the wasp was at liberty, I expected the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in its net, but those it seems...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 3

Half hours - 1856
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that...its power to disengage so formidable an antagonist. V/hen the wasp was at liberty, I expected the -spider would have set about repairing the breaches that...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith: Comprising His Poems, Comedies, Essays, and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1856 - 425 pages
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of animal it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that held it fast, and contributed nil tliat lay in its power to disengage so formidable an antagonist. When the wasp was at liberty,...
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Miscellaneous Works Including a Variety of Pieces Now First ..., Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - 1857
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that...antagonist. When the wasp was at liberty, I expected the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in its net, but those it seems...
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Biographical sketch. Poetical extracts. Miscellaneous essays. From The bee ...

Washington Irving - 1858
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that...antagonist. When the wasp was at liberty, I expected the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in its net ; but those, it seems,...
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The poetical and prose works of Oliver Goldsmith, with life

Oliver Goldsmith - England - 1859 - 560 pages
...when' the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that...formidable an antagonist. When the wasp was at liberty, I expeeted the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in its net, but those...
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The graduated series of reading-lesson books, Book 4

Graduated series - 1859
...to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemv it had to deal with, it instantly hroke all the bands that held it fast, and contributed all...antagonist. ..When the wasp was at liberty, I expected the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in its net ; but those, it seems,...
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Irving's Works, Volume 9

Washington Irving - 1864
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that...disengage so formidable an antagonist. When the wasp was set at liberty, I expected the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in...
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Sunday readings in prose and verse, selected and ed. by J.E. Carpenter

Joseph Edwards Carpenter - 1866
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that held it fast, and contributed aft that lay in its power to disengage so formidable an antagonist. When the wasp was at liberty, I...
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