The Little Butcher-Bird, pp.97-98.

[Three Hundred Animals Contents]

CALLED in Yorkshire Flusher, is about the bigness of a Lark, with a large head. About the nostrils and corners of the mouth he has black hairs or bristles; and about the eyes a large black longitudinal spot; the back and upper side of the wings are of a rusty colour; the head and rump cinereous; the throat and breast white, spotted with red. He builds his nest of grass; and the female lays six eggs, nearly all white, except at the blunt end, which is encircled with brown or dark red marks. 

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