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" He was brought up in the nursery with the children ; and, when admitted to my table, as was frequently the case, gave a proof of his taste by refusing to eat any fruit but mangosteens, or to drink any wine but champagne. The only time I ever knew him... "
The Animal Kingdom Arranged in Conformity with Its Organization: The class ... - Page 237
by Georges baron Cuvier - 1827
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Transactions of the Linnean Society, Volume 13

Linnean Society of London - Botany - 1822
...the common Bear. When taken young they become very tame. One lived for two years in my possession. He was brought up in the nursery with the children...any fruit but mangosteens, or to drink any wine but Champaign. The only time I ever knew him to be out of humour was on an occasion when no Champaign was...
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The Philosophical Magazine and Journal: Comprehending Various Branches of ...

Physics - 1821
...was also a brute of taste, which it displayed at the dinner table, where it was a frequent visitor, by refusing to eat any fruit but Mango-steens, or to drink any \vine but Champagne ! ! The only instance in which it was ever seen angry was when there was none of...
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