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" ... five balls passed through his lungs, and five other wounds, he swam more than half across the river to a sand-bar, and survived twenty minutes. He weighed between five and six hundred pounds at least, and measured eight feet seven inches and a half... "
The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization: The class ... - Page 232
by Georges baron Cuvier - 1827
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Transactions of the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York, Volume 1

Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York (New York, N.Y.) - Science - 1815
...shot on Lewis and Clarke's expedition, which weighed between five and six hundred pounds at least, and measured eight feet seven inches and a half from...extremity of the hind feet ; five feet ten inches round the breast ; three feet eleven inches round the neck ; one foot eleven inches round the middle...
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An Introductory Discourse: Delivered Before the Literary and Philosophical ...

DeWitt Clinton, Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York (New York, N.Y.) - Ecology - 1815 - 148 pages
...shot on Lewis and Clarke's expedition, which weighed hetween five and six hundred pounds at least ; and measured eight feet seven inches and a half from the nose tc the extremity of the hind feet ; five feet ten inches rounJ the hreast ; three feet eleven inches...
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The Eclectic review. vol. 1-New [8th], Volume 5

1816
...wounds. He is stated 1x» have ' weighed between five and six hundred pounds at the ' least, and to have measured eight feet seven inches and a half ' from...neck, one foot eleven inches round the middle of 'the fore leg; and his talons, five on each foot, were four ' inches and three eighths in length.' Much...
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The Eclectic Review, Volume 5; Volume 23

Samuel Greatheed, Daniel Parken, Theophilus Williams, Josiah Conder, Thomas Price, Jonathan Edwards Ryland, Edwin Paxton Hood - English literature - 1816
...wounds. He is stated to have ' weighed between five and six hundred pounds at the ' least, and to have measured eight feet seven inches and a half ' from...inches and a half round the breast, three feet eleven inchc* ' round the neck, one foot eleven inches round the middle of ' the fore leg ; and his talons,...
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Museum Americanum, Or, Select Antiquities, Curiosities, Beauties, and ...

Charles Hulbert - America - 1823 - 346 pages
...survived twenty minutes. He weighed between five and six hundred pounds at least, and measured eight leet seven inches and a half from the nose to the extremity...three feet eleven inches round the neck, one foot eleveh inches round the middle of the fore-leg, and his talons, five on each foot, were four inches...
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The London Magazine, Volume 8

1827
...wounds ; notwithstanding which, he swam more than half across a river to a sand-bar, and survived mope than twenty minutes. He weighed between five and six...and a half, from» the nose to the extremity of the hind-feet ; five feet, ten inches, and a half, round the breast ; three feet, eleven inches, round...
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The British Cyclopaedia of the Arts, Sciences, History, Geography ...

1838
...specimen killed by Lewis and Clark and their party on the banks of the Missouri, measured eight 1'eet seven inches and a half from the nose to the extremity of the hind legs when extended. The length from the nose to the tail, which is the usual measurement of an animal,...
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History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis - Columbia River - 1843
...to a sand-bar, and survived twenty minutes. He weighed between five and six hundred pounds at least, and measured eight feet seven inches and a half from...neck, one foot eleven inches round the middle of the fore leg, and his claws, five on each foot, were four inches and three eighths in length. This animal...
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History of the Expedition Under the Command of Captains Lewis and ..., Volume 1

Meriwether Lewis - Columbia River - 1847
...to a sand-bar, and survived twenty minutes. He weighed between five and six hundred pounds at least, and measured eight feet seven inches and a half from...neck, one foot eleven inches round the middle of the fore leg, and his claws, five on each foot, were four inches and three eighths in length. This animal...
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The Grammar School Reader: Containing the Essential Principles of Elocution ...

Salem Town - Readers - 1850 - 360 pages
...sand-bar, and survived more than twenty minutes. 9. This bear weighed five or six hundred pounds, at least, and measured eight feet seven inches and a half, from...of the hind feet ; five feet ten inches and a half around the breast, and his claws were four inches and three eighths in length. GRAMMAR SCHOOL EEADER....
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