Wolf, Geschichte der Astronomie (Munich, 1877); J. Wolf's Oesterreich unter Maria Theresia, Josef II. 435; monographs by Stephan Wolf (Czernowitz, 1879), H. All these birds are beautifully figured in Elliot's Monograph of the Phasianidae, from drawings by Wolf. Gerstenbergk, Ottilie von Goethe and ihre Sohne Walther and Wolf (Stuttgart, 1901), and the article on Maximilian Wolfgang von Goethe by Max F. The most important wild animals are the hyena, wolf (now comparatively rare), fox and jackal. Are you telling me you turn into a wolf at the full moon, and you can kill vampires? This was not a mangy or vicious creature standing before him, but a breathtakingly beautiful, gigantic wolf.

famished wolf went crazy, burrowing, Munching, slurping deep into the horse Till only its rump was showing. cryr Blair has cried wolf a number of times in the past few years.

Afterwards Osiris returned from the shades, and (in the form of a wolf) urged his son Horus to revenge him on Typhon. Wolf, Menasseh ben Israel's Mission to Cromwell, p. In 1643 the first printed book published in Moldavia was issued from a press established by Basil the Wolf. Spencer explains these by the theory that the remembered ancestor of a stock had, as savages often have, an animal name, as Bear, Wolf, Coyote, or what not. There is but little known of a trustworthy character regarding this river, but Wolf says that it is probably navigable up to the junction of the Paute with the Zamora. In size they are less than half that of a large wolf and are of a motley sandy colour. Wolf's translation of the Short Treatise appeared in 1910; previous translations were unscholarly in execution. She wiggled her bottom and got a low wolf whistle, which was enough to be getting on with for now. scanner calibrated using Monaco EZ Color and Wolf Faust targets which helps with color accuracy. At the same instant, with a cry like a wail, first one hound, then another, and then another, sprang helter-skelter from the wood opposite and the whole pack rushed across the field toward the very spot where the wolf had disappeared.

The result of Welcker's labours was to show that the Homeric poems had influenced both the form and the substance of epic poetry. This seems to have involved a human sacrifice, and a feast in which the man who received the portion of a human victim was changed to a wolf, as Lycaon had been after sacrificing a child. The chestnut covers considerable areas in Prigord, Limousin and Beam; resinotis trees (firs, pines, larches, &c.) form fine forests in the Vosges and The indigenous fauna include the bear, now very rare but still found in the Alps and Pyrenees, the wolf, harbouring chiefly in the Cvennes and Vosges, but in continually decreasing areas; the fox, marten, badger, weasel, otter, the beaver in the extreme south of the Rhne valley, and in the Alps the marmot; the red deer and roe deer are preserved in many of the forests, and the wild boar is found in several districts; the chamois and wild goat survive in the Pyrenees and Alps. cleaveeast, it is supposed to be a wolf, but it has cloven hooves. He watched the wolf disappear into the tall grass. by the river Oxus, called Virkana, or "Wolf's Land," in Old Persian. spitz breed they have a wolf or fox like expression. The fox was included by Linnaeus in the same genus with the dog and the wolf, under the name of Canis vulpes, but at the present day is regarded by most naturalists as the type of a separate genus, and should then be known as Vulpes alopex or Vulpes vulpes. He opened the door and slowly approached the sofa, then sat at the end, a little away from the wolf's head. Relation Of Surface-Tension To Temperature It appears from the experiments of Brunner and of Wolf on the ascent of water in tubes that at the temperature t° centigrade T =75.20 (I -0.00187t) (Brunner); =76 08 (i-o o02t-Po ooOo0415t 2), for a tube .02346cm.diameter (Wolf); = 77.34(1 -o oo181t), for a tube 03098 cm. The jaguar and puma have found their way into the United States, while the wolf, coyote, bear and beaver have gone far southward on the plateau, and the buffalo was once found in large numbers on its more favoured northern plains. It is no exaggeration to say that wolf packs are feeding the carnivores and scavengers in Yellowstone. This time I made ' wolf ' read the same upside down... ...only to find that ' moon ' had formed. There, too, the grey (or timber) wolf and the coyote are found. Wolf, Geschichte der A stronomie (1876); Handbuch der A stronomie (1890-1892); W. Fauna and Flora.-Of wild animals the most characteristic are the black bear, puma, prairie wolf, timber wolf, fox, deer, antelope, squirrel, rabbit and prairie dog. On this collection see Wolf von Glanvell, Die Kanonessammlung des Kardinals Deusdedit (Paderborn, 1905). The Prolegomena bore on the title-page the words " Volumen I. He walked to the drawing room with the wolf close behind. In the earlier part of his Meletemata (1830) he took up the question of written or unwritten literature, on which Wolf's whole argument turned, and showed that the art of writing must be anterior to Peisistratus. Nicholas asked himself as the wolf approached him coming from the copse. 225-239.

Besides the anthropomorphic " giants, " mentioned above, Northern mythology speaks also of theriomorphic demons, the chief of which were Midgar6sormr, the " worldserpent," and Fenrisulfr, a monster wolf, the enemies of Thor and Odin respectively. Every member of it, being a wizard, becomes a wolf once a year. All the villains are villainous, the damsels worthy of long low wolf whistles, the heroes swashbuckling. The household was always the centre of religious cult, and certain objects in the house - the door, the hearth, the store-cupboard (penus)- seem always to have had a sacred significance, and so became the objects and later the sites of the domestic worship. These were rapidly reduced in number by the white man, the wild pigeons are extinct, and the moose, caribou, bear, wolf, lynx and beaver have become rare, but, under the protection of laws enacted during the latter part of the 19th century, deer and ruffed grouse are again quite plentiful. when Dr Max Wolf of Heidelberg photographically captured No. He saw Karay seize the wolf, and checked his horse, supposing the affair to be over. Finally the city of London - not only as the converted champion of religious liberty but as the convinced apologist of the Jews - sent Baron Lionel de Rothschild to knock at the door of the unconverted House of Commons as parliamentary representative of the first city in the world " (Wolf, loc.