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From FR PD AY August 31, to FR I D A Y September 7, 1764,
A. Dtftriplim of thc young EUfa
prdented to his
from Bengal. -f;; than the year of exhibition. One of them that
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no joi Dts in t bei r:f o r e le p s; and
ipai mey. never 11c cown
7 he bodies of thefe creatures re heavy and
to lie down bend the k'nee and turn from arc likfc thofe of a hog ; their legs and feet re
one fide to the biher, at the command of their fehible columns ; .thofe like
keepers. The elephant, indeed, fleeps fhrid- toes, being only raifed knobs, without joints,
arid may be taught tolic down to take up his their--necks, orben
burden. ' fcl; is fufficiehtly flTpplied by thei agility of "r
The largeft and firiefi elephants in the world the trunk, . which reaches to the ground, arid T
: thofe of the continent
deal in : thefe animals throu ah 0 u t. the j, ears are 1 a r ga ndr h a ng u potv t heirll deji
the nail of the fore foot to the top of the flioul-: lik membrarie,; which ibyanyaccident
(ler, ana ior every cunu nign iiicy give arter- wounueu uic aramai cgriainiy mcs. . it inc
the rate of icovof cur m
elephant of the largeft fize, meafur
nine CubitsoF thirxteri feet ffl out to an enormous ;
breed f Ciyriour times that fu m. w wards to the Height of fix or (even feet y be- '
This elephant isx)dar trunk is fit iatcd but thefa
hiir, and is Jittlc morea
being ?bovc"e woods where they are bred lj
that it is fifty or iixty years -before tfe
arrives at his full growth and ftiength, and trees, or vvhatevcr elfe-- of the vegetable ! kind'-
that his age is from two to thr
Whether they may live in this climate to the v ceedingly fond..
r liiii age is now ccriai
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ephant is- the more cu'-! w'as fhewn here fome years ago,' died in i7-3
X their defcrpitiohs of this animal, defcription puWifce thc ;
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