Unidentified Wing II (January 31, 1856)
Thoreau, Henry David
January 31, 1856
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Scale not given ; 42.433203, -71.337759
"...A quarter of a mile down-stream it occurred again, thus: [image] and near by still less of a track, but marks as if it had pecked in the snow. Could it be the track of a crow with its toes unusually close together? Or was it an owl? Some creature has been eating elm blossom-buds and dropping them over the snow."
PE 10, pg. 156 / 4 January-23 April 1856 / NNPM MA 1302:26 / T vol. # XX / PDF # XIV / JVIII
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