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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 Christian miscellany, and family visiter

1869
...when the spider came oat, 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...the spider would set about repairing the breaches that were made in its net, but those, it seems, were irreparable ; wherefore the cobweb was now entirely...
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Typical Selections from the Best English Authors: With Introductory Notices

English authors - English literature - 1869 - 400 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...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 Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - English dramas - 1869 - 695 pages
...when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had had arrested him for his rent, at which^ " was in...guinea, id " had got a bottle of Madeira and a glass b a. liberty, I expected the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in its...
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The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith, with beiogr. intr. by prof. [D ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1869
...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 a. liberty, I expected the spider would have set about repairing the breaches that were made in its...
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The Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1869 - 366 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 held It fast, лпЛ contributed all that lay in its power to disengage so formidable an antagonist. When tho wasp...
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A Thousand and One Gems of English Prose

Charles Mackay - English prose - 1872 - 534 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...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 School Board Readers: Standard V : Adapted to the Requirements of the ...

Arithmetic - 1872 - 256 pages
...came out in order to seize it as usual, it, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deal with, instantly broke all the bands that held it fast, and...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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New code progressive reader [ed. by J. Ridgway]. First (-Sixth) standard

James Ridgway - 1873
...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 the nest; but those, it seems,...
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Readings in English literature, prose

English literature - 1874
...but when the spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of enemy it had to deal with, it instantly broke all the bands that held it fast, and contributed all in its power to disengage so formidable an antagonist. When the wasp was at liberty, I expected the...
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The Literary Reader: Typical Selections from Some of the Best British and ...

George Rhett Cathcart - Readers - 1874 - 426 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...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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