And the sheldrake eats a dozen fish to his one.
"Secret of the Woods" by William J. Long
Hunger, expression by sheldrakes of.
"More Letters of Charles Darwin Volume II" by Charles Darwin
Charley shot the sheldrake of Port Essington, (Tadorna Rajah).
"Journal of an Overland Expedition in Australia" by Ludwig Leichhardt
We saw a few wood-ducks, sheldrakes, and black ducks, but they were not so numerous there at that season as on our river at home.
"Atlantic Monthly, Volume 2, Issue 10, August, 1858" by Various
The mergansers have narrow, hooked, saw-toothed beaks quite unlike those of the sheldrakes, and their habits are entirely dissimilar.
"Camps and Trails in China" by Roy Chapman Andrews and Yvette Borup Andrews
There were several species of land birds; and the aquatic fowl were ducks, teal, and the sheldrake.
"A Voyage to Terra Australis" by Matthew Flinders
The sea-fowl are ducks, teal, and the sheldrake.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 14" by Robert Kerr
O sheldrake bride, bid your mate farewell.
"Translations of Shakuntala and Other Works" by Kåalidåasa
It was Deep-water Peter, holding a gun in one hand, and a dead sheldrake in the other.
"The Best Short Stories of 1921 and the Yearbook of the American Short Story" by Various
The noise of the scuffle brought to the place Sheldrake and others of the crew.
"A Dream of Empire" by William Henry Venable