Origin of house sparrow
Examples from the Web for house sparrow
Historical Examples of house sparrow
The house-sparrow, like the house-crow, is a bird of the plains rather than of the hills.
The remainder of the plumage is very like that of the house-sparrow.
The house-sparrow and the bullfinch are the chief, but not the only, enemies.The Book of Pears and Plums
It is not at all the same kind of bird as the house-sparrow, for it is one of the warblers.Woodside
Innumerable instances in all Orders could be given; it will suffice to call to mind the common pheasant, duck, and house-sparrow.The Descent of Man and Selection in Relation to Sex