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" And sport and flutter in the fields of air," is the sulphur butterfly (gonepteryx rhamni), which in the bright sunny mornings of March we so often see under the warm hedge, or by the side of some sheltered copse, undulating, and vibrating like the petal... "
The Naturalist's Library - Page 102
edited by - 1835
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The Youth's instructer [sic] and guardian

1854
...is the Sulphur Butterfly, (Goniapteryx Rhamni,} which, in the bright sunny mornings of March, we BO often see under the warm hedge, or by the side of...sheltered copse, undulating and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze." This pretty species becomes more numerous ss spring ripens into...
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The London Magazine

John Scott, John Taylor - 1829
...And sport, and flutter in the fields of air," is the sulphur butterfly (gonepteryx rhamni), which in the bright sunny mornings of March we so often see...sheltered copse, undulating and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze. The blossoms of many of pur plants afford for the decoration of...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 39

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1829
...And sport and flutter in the fields of air," is the sulphur butterfly (gonepteryx rhamni), which in the bright sunny mornings of March we so often see...sheltered copse, undulating, and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze. The blossoms of many of our plants afford for the decoration of...
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The Quarterly Review, Volume 39

William Gifford, Sir John Taylor Coleridge, John Gibson Lockhart, Whitwell Elwin, William Macpherson, Sir William Smith, Sir John Murray IV, Rowland Edmund Prothero Baron Ernle, George Walter Prothero - 1829
...And sport and flutter in the fields of air," is the sulphur butterfly (gonepteryx rhamni), which in the bright sunny mornings of March we so often see...sheltered copse, undulating, and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze. The blossoms of many of our plants afford for the decoration of...
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The London Literary Gazette and Journal of Belles Lettres, Arts, Sciences, Etc

Great Britain - 1829
...And sport and flutter in the fields of air,' is the sulphur butterfly (gonepteryx rhamni), which in the bright sunny mornings of March we so often see...sheltered copse, undulating and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze. The blossoms of many of our plants afford for the decoration of...
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The Journal of a Naturalist

John Leonard Knapp - Natural history - 1829 - 403 pages
...And sport, and flutter in the fields of air," is the sulphur butterfly (gonepteryx rhamni), which in the bright sunny mornings of March we so often see...or by the side of some sheltered copse, undulating, * Article Reseda, in Encyclopaedia Britannica. and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze....
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The Journal of a Naturalist

John Leonard Knapp - Natural history - 1831 - 286 pages
...And sport, and flutter in the fields of air," is the sulphur butterfly (gonepteryx rhamni), which in the bright sunny mornings of March we so often see...sheltered copse, undulating, * and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze. The blossoms of many of our plants afford for the decoration of...
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Hogg's weekly instructor [afterw.] Hogg's instructor

Titan, James Hogg - 1852
...severities of the winter, and may be seen abroad as early as March, ' under the warm hedgerow, or beside some sheltered copse, undulating and vibrating like the petals of a primrose upon the breeze,' as Knapp, in his ' Journal of a Naturalist,' picturesquely observes. But although...
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Country Rambles in England: Or, Journal of a Naturalist

John Leonard Knapp, Susan Fenimore Cooper - Natural history - 1853 - 336 pages
...fields of air," is the sulphur butterfly (goneptcryx rhamni)*which in the bright sunny mornings ol' March we so often see under the warm hedge, or by...sheltered copse, undulating, and vibrating like the petal of a primrose in the breeze. The blossoms of many of our plants afford for the decoration of...
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British Butterflies

James Duncan, Georges baron Cuvier - Butterflies - 1860 - 247 pages
...will - aloft repair, And sport and flutter in the fields of air, is the sulphur butterfly, which, in the bright sunny mornings of March, we so often see...May and June, the last in autumn. It occurs in great profusion in all the continental conntries of Europe, and often in company with another species so...
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