This learned person was one of the people, or quadrupeds, called Centaurs.
They were afraid when they saw a cow and a dog, their Island having no quadrupeds.
Their huts are built bee-hive fashion, and they creep into them like quadrupeds.
Take as an example, this truly appalling incident from the “Quadrupeds.”
The quadrupeds had no real intelligence, but they had the proper ...