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Examples of Semi-erect
Clayton was at some distance from the cabin, having come to fell a particularly perfect tree for his building operations.
At last he saw it, the thing the little monkeys so feared-the man-brute of which the Claytons had caught occasional fleeting glimpses.
To the left spread the kitchen-garden, lying screened by espaliers yielding the finest apples in the neighborhood, and divided by three winding gravel-walks, of which the extremest was backed by a wall, whereon, as it lay full south, peaches, pears, and nectarines sunned themselves early into well-remembered flavor.
To the right of the house the enclosure contained a little lawn, a laurel hermitage, a square pond, a modest greenhouse, and half-a-dozen plots of mignonette, heliotrope, roses, pinks, sweet-William, etc.
Secondly, That it may possess an extremely loud voice, so loud as to be readily heard one or two miles.
Both males and females of this smaller species are distinguishable, according to Mr. Wallace, by the comparatively large size of the middle incisors of the upper jaw.