Statistics for occurrence #1 of “Mrs. Moulton” in chapter 28 of Laura E. Richards, Maud Howe, Florence Howe Hall, Julia Ward Howe, 1819-1910, in two volumes, with portraits and other illustrations: volume 1:
...ust n't call me an owl.
I brought him forward and said, my dear minister says that I must not call him an owl, and I will not; only the owl is the bird of wisdom and he is very wise.
I introduced Mrs. Moulton as a nightingale.
For Trowbridge I could think of nothing and said, this bird will speak for himself.
introduced N. H. Dole as a bird rarely seen, the phoenix.
at the close E. E. H. Said, you h...
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