Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Alphadello: H is for Hummingbird

When the Hummingbird says "Go!" other birds...go at once; while the little warrior sometimes accelerates their flight, for his sharp beak is a weapon not to be despised.

The text is from Useful Birds and their Protection, by Edward Howe Forbush (1907). Click here to read the book online, or download it free, from the Internet Archive.

Posted yesterday on Alphadello.