Off to her nest goes the kingfisher, bearing to her brood the struggling sixth.
"The Log of the Sun" by William Beebe
Kingfishers are not numerous, as fish are scarce.
"The Heart of Nature" by Francis Younghusband
All are charmed with the jewelry fabricated by the workers in kingfishers' feathers, and make liberal selections.
"East of Suez" by Frederic Courtland Penfield
It is the favorite haunt of gaily-colored kingfishers.
"A Handful of Stars" by Frank W. Boreham
In the hollow at Long Ditton I had the delight, a day or two since, to see a kingfisher.
"The Toilers of the Field" by Richard Jefferies
It was not until it had disappeared that she realized that it was a kingfisher which had just crossed the pond.
"Nobody's Girl" by Hector Malot
The Kingfisher and the Fishes, 81.
"Little Folks (December 1884)" by Various
Twice in the fall I have found a kingfisher about the Frog Pond.
"Birds in the Bush" by Bradford Torrey
A kingfisher, disturbed by his arrival, went rattling on his way upstream.
"The Rival Campers Ashore" by Ruel Perley Smith
The kingfisher is in his appointed place.
"Wild Life on the Rockies" by Enos A. Mills
Change of both to kingfishers.
"The Metamorphoses of Publius Ovidus Naso in English blank verse Vols. I & II" by Ovid
I remember a small purple kingfisher poising in the air over a shoal, his head bent downward, his wings vibrating swiftly.
"Out-of-Doors in the Holy Land" by Henry Van Dyke
The father of the little Herrons was a kingfisher.
"Jap Herron" by Emily Grant Hutchings
Among the birds of the shore, the kingfisher is most in evidence.
"Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road" by Katharine Lee Bates
And there came to mourn for him the wild goose of the river, and the pheasant, and the kingfisher.
"Japanese Fairy Tales" by Grace James
Along the shores there are gulls, kingfishers, and other aquatic birds.
"Odd People" by Mayne Reid
As he got over the rails a kingfisher shot out from the mouth of the Nile opposite, and crossed aslant the gulf, whistling as he flew.
"Bevis" by Richard Jefferies
And the kingfisher was a messenger and errand man for the Nahurak council.
"Prairie Smoke (Second Edition, Revised)" by Melvin Randolph Gilmore
The woman wondered greatly at the words of the Kingfisher and the Sea-Gull.
"Canadian Fairy Tales" by Cyrus Macmillan
KINGFISHERS, colours and nidification of the, ii.
"The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex" by Charles Darwin
Was it you
Or a scrap of the sky
"The Kingfisher" by Cicely Fox Smith
Sweet by the river's noisy brink
The water-lily bursts her crown,
The kingfisher comes down to drink
Like rainbow jewels falling down.
"Spring" by Francis Ledwidge
`When the cuckoo and nightingale voice in parts
May's madrigal loud and clear,
And the kingfisher dives and the dragonfly darts,
You will neither feel nor hear.
"The Fallen Elm" by Alfred Austin
``Yes, I am an April Fool: confessed!
And my pate grows not wise for scratching;
But I know where the kingfisher drills his nest,
And the long—tailed tits are hatching.''
"An April Fool" by Alfred Austin
At last the great kingfisher came, and called
Across the hollows, loud with early whips,
And lighted, laughing, on the shepherd's hut,
And roused the widow from a swoon like death.
"A Death in the Bush" by Henry Kendall
Far hotter seems it for the bird that drinks,
The startled kingfisher that screams and flies;
Hotter and lonelier for the purple pinks
Of weeds that bloom, whose sultry perfumes rise
Stifling the swooning skies.
"Heat" by Madison Julius Cawein
An Indian aviation official said last month that Etihad also was interested in a potential stake in Kingfisher 's rival, Jet Airways (India) Ltd (532617.BY).
INTERVIEWS The Ruby Suns Let Yetis Duke It Out With Axes in Technicolor ' Kingfisher Call Me' Video.
Kingfisher 's Championship game.
Dec 8 Kingfisher players talk about the upcoming game against Lincoln Christian.
Lions win gold ball, hold off Kingfisher powerful offense.
Lions' defense was on the field for 74 of the game's 112 snaps against a potent Kingfisher offense.
Blanchard tops Kingfisher for gold ball.
The Kingfisher Yellowjackets' state title hopes are alive after a 35-14 win over Tuttle on Friday night.
MEC scoops £45m Kingfisher media.
B&Q: Kingfisher brand's creative review is ongoing.
The consultancy Centre for Asia Pacific Aviation says Kingfisher 's total debt is about $2.5 billion.
Jet Doubles Repayment as Default Halts Kingfisher : India Credit.
Indian Billionaire Mallya Needs $1 Bln Fast To Save Kingfisher Airlines.
Kingfisher 's flight license has been suspended by aviation regulators.
As of 3.52 am EDT, Kingfisher shares were up 4.7 percent, while United Spirits shares were up 1.5 percent.