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  • 37 The Ostrich
  • 38 The Sparrow
  • 39 The Fox and Wasps
  • 40 The Dog
  • 41 The ‘Dikairon’
  • 42 The Francolin. The Guinea-fowl
  • 43 The Ant. Greek festivals
  • 44 Animals remember kind actions
  • 45 The story of a Lion, a Bear, and a Dog
  • 46 (i) The Lac insect (ii) The Dog-heads
  • 47 The Golden Oriole
  • 48 How to check an angry Bull
  • 49 The Leopard
  • 50 The Horse, its eyelashes
  • 51 The Gadfly. The Horse-fly
  • 52 The Wild Ass of India
  • 53 A calculating animal
  • 54 Asp in love with a Goose-herd
  • 55 The Camel of Bactria
  • 56 Seal in love with a Diver
  • 57 The Water-snake, its bite
  • 58 The Rock-dove. The ‘Circe’
  • 59 The Blue-fowl
  • 60 The Chaffinch
Book V
  • 1 The Ruff, the bird of Memnon
  • 2 Crete hostile to Owls and Snakes
  • 3 A monstrous Snake in the Indus
  • 4 The Porpoise
  • 5 The victorious Hen
  • 6 A captured Dolphin
  • 7 Monkey and Cats
  • 8 Places hostile to certain animals
  • 9 The Cicadas of Locris and Rhegium
  • 10 Bees and their King
  • 11 The King Bee. Character of the Bee
  • 12 The Bee, its industry
  • 13 The Bee, its skill, its colonies; as weather-prophet; its love of song
  • 14 (i) Rats in Gyarus and Teredon (ii) Scorpions on mt Latmus
  • 15 The King Wasp
  • 16 The Wasp and its poison
  • 17 The Fly
  • 18 The Great Sea-perch
  • 19 Wolf and Bull
  • 20 The Hake
  • 21 The Peacock
  • 22 Mouse saved from drowning
  • 23 The Crocodile
  • 24 The Bustard
  • 25 The Lamb
  • 26 The Monkey
  • 27 Peculiarities of certain animals
  • 28 The Purple Coot
  • 29 Geese in love with human beings. Geese and Eagles
  • 30 The Egyptian Goose
  • 31 Anatomy of the Snake
  • 32 The Peacock
  • 33 The Duck
  • 34 The Swan and death
  • 35 The Heron and Oysters
  • 36 The ‘Asterias’
  • 37 The Torpedo. The Great Weever
  • 38 The Nightingale
  • 39 The Lion
  • 40 The Leopard
  • 41 Ruminants and their stomachs. The Cuttle-fish
  • 42 Bees: various kinds
  • 43 The ‘Day-fly’
  • 44 The Cuttle-fish
  • 45 The Wild Boar
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  • 46 Nature’s medicines for animals
  • 47 A Lizard regains its lost sight
  • 48 Animal friendships and enmities
  • 49 Animals’ dislike of dead bodies
  • 50 (i) Confidence and fear in animals (ii) Animals suckling their young
  • 51 Various sounds made by animals
  • 52 Reptiles foretell the Nile’s rise
  • 53 The Hippopotamus
  • 54 Leopard and Monkeys
  • 55 The Elephant
  • 56 Deer crossing the sea
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DOI: 10.4159/DLCL.aelian-characteristics_animals.1958