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Vide Travels into the interior parts of North-America, chap.
Our first ground of complaint against Mr. Trollope's North-America, is its extreme verbosity.
It is a native of different parts of North-America, and flowers with us in May.The Botanical Magazine, Vol. 6|William Curtis
The numbers are much smaller than those of North-America but they are said to be more fierce.Natural History in Anecdote|Various
Natives of North-America contrasted with those upon the coast of Africa.Zoonomia, Vol. I|Erasmus Darwin