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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 Pacific Coast First [-fifth] Reader, Volume 5

Readers - 1875
...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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Major's New code ... readers, Book 6

Henry Major - 1875
...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 Literary Reader: Typical Selections from the Best British and American ...

George Rhett Cathcart - American literature - 1876 - 426 pages
...spider came out in order to seize it as usual, upon perceiving what kind of an enemy it had to deil with, it instantly broke all the bands that held it...fast, and contributed all that lay in' its power to disen- • gage so formidable an antagonist. When the wasp was ct liberty, I expected tl\p spider would...
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The Literary Reader

George Rhett Cathcart - American literature - 1877 - 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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An Elementary Indian Reader: Designed for the Use of Students in the Anglo ...

Electronic book - 1877 - 182 pages
...when the spider canie 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 Normal Fifth Reader

Albert Newton Raub - Readers - 1878 - 416 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 London readers. First (-Sixth) reader

London readers - 1878
...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 Fourth Reader

William Torrey Harris, Andrew Jackson Rickoff, Mark Bailey - Children's literature - 1878 - 248 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...its power to disengage so formidable an antagonist. 7. I had now a mind to try how many cobwebs a single spider could furnish; wherefore I destroyed this,...
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First (-Fourth) reader

H.J. Infield - 1879
...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. 7. I had now a mind to try how many cobwebs a single spider could furnish; wherefore I destroyed this,...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith

Oliver Goldsmith - 1881 - 695 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...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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