. Audubon and his journals [microform]. Birds; Ornithology; Oiseaux; Ornithologie. of dropping her eggs, she will not move, although one should go up to her, or even scat himself on her back, for it seems that at this moment she finds it necessary to proceed at all events, and is unable to intermit her labor. The moment it is finished, however, off she starts; nor would it then be possible for one, unless he were as strong as a Hercules, to turn her over and secure her. To upset a Turtle on the shore, one is obliged to fall on his knees, and placing his shoulder behind her fore-arm, gradually

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. Audubon and his journals [microform]. Birds; Ornithology; Oiseaux; Ornithologie. of dropping her eggs, she will not move, although one should go up to her, or even scat himself on her back, for it seems that at this moment she finds it necessary to proceed at all events, and is unable to intermit her labor. The moment it is finished, however, off she starts; nor would it then be possible for one, unless he were as strong as a Hercules, to turn her over and secure her. To upset a Turtle on the shore, one is obliged to fall on his knees, and placing his shoulder behind her fore-arm, gradually

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