Fauna.The chief quadrupeds are all domestic animals.
Pregnant hints are given respecting a natural development of language which has its germs in sounds of quadrupeds and birds, of religious ideas out of dreams and waking hallucinations, and of the art of music by help of the suggestion of natural sounds.
Above the average level, and so loose that men and quadrupeds stepping off the beaten track sink as if in snow.
If we come to a calculation the number of species of animals will be found much less than is generally imagined, not amounting to a hundred species of quadrupeds, nor to two hundred of birds..
Wotton divides the viviparous quadrupeds into the many-toed, double-hoofed and single-hoofed.