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" Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is the most sagacious, and its actions to me, who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed by Nature for a state of war, not only upon other insects,... "
Zoologist: A Monthly Journal of Natural History - Page 3492
1852
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Select British Classics, Volume 3

English literature - 1804
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is 'the most sagacious, and its actions, to n1e, who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith..

Oliver Goldsmith - 1806
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is the most sagacious, and its actions to me, who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith, M.B.

Oliver Goldsmith - 1809
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is the most sagacious, and its actions to me, who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed...
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Essays and The Bee, Volumes 1-2

Oliver Goldsmith - English essays - 1820
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is the most sagacious, and its actions, to me, who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is...
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The British Prose Writers: Goldsmith's Essay and Bee

British prose literature - 1821
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is the most sagacious, and its actions, to me, who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is...
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The miscellaneous works of Oliver Goldsmith, with an account of ..., Volume 4

Oliver Goldsmith - 1825
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is the most sagacious ; and its actions, to me who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - 1830 - 527 pages
...most ętupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the soSftTy day ; Those matted woods where birds forget to sing, But silent bats in actions, to me who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 3

English literature - 1835
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes fur a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked^ the spider is the most sagacious ; and its actions, to me who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed...
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The Republic of Letters: A Weekly Republication of Standard Literature, Volume 3

1835
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes fur a time in solitude, and soon dies. Of all the solitary insects I have ever remarked, the spider is the most sagacious ; and its actions, to me who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed...
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The Miscellaneous Works of Oliver Goldsmith: With an Account of His Life and ...

Oliver Goldsmith - English literature - 1839 - 527 pages
...of industry, is the most stupid insect imaginable, languishes for a time in solitude, and soon dies. who maintain the cause of literature, endeavour to prove their usefulness, from the impossi actions, to me who have attentively considered them, seem almost to exceed belief. This insect is formed...
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