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The wild beasts are driven out of these places, at the time of the rising of the dog-star, by large gnats.THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
By the rising of the Pleiades, denoting the beginning of Summer, and by that of the Dog-star, the declination thereof.THE WORKS OF SIR THOMAS BROWNE (VOLUME 2 OF 3)THOMAS BROWNE
Her tanned hide braves the heats of the dog-star, and, in the evening, she arrives as fresh as if she had just risen from bed.THE SONNETS, TRIUMPHS, AND OTHER POEMS OF PETRARCHPETRARCH
The star Sirius—the Dog Star, it's called—it moved a good sixty degrees, then stopped dead!TO REMEMBER CHARLIE BYROGER DEE
An irregularity of motion resembling that of Sirius has been detected with regard to Procyon, the lesser dog-star.THE ASTRONOMY OF MILTON'S 'PARADISE LOST'THOMAS ORCHARD
How many of our vaunted educated population could point out the Dog-star in the heavens?THE SOLUTION OF THE PYRAMID PROBLEMROBERT BALLARD
Porphyrius tells us that to the Egyptians the rising of the Dog-star was the beginning of the world.THE HISTORY OF ANTIQUITY, VOL. I (OF VI)MAX DUNCKER
The Dog-star proclaimed the approach of the inundation and the new fertilization of the soil, and by proclaiming caused it.THE HISTORY OF ANTIQUITY, VOL. I (OF VI)MAX DUNCKER
Hence the periods of the world must proceed according to a number of periods fixed by the Dog-star.THE HISTORY OF ANTIQUITY, VOL. I (OF VI)MAX DUNCKER
Perhaps, Padre, Brian wrote you about his wonderful pet, that he thought worthy to name after the dog-star Sirius.EVERYMAN'S LANDC. N. WILLIAMSON AND A. M. WILLIAMSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985