De ouis Corui. cap. 87.
RAuena egges be many as Ari. saith, and onely the female sitteth ther on brood: and the male bringeth meate all the 〈…〉 time, and throweth awaye some of the egges, for they be so many: and the Rauen layeth egges and sitteth on broode in the middle heate of ye sum∣mer against the kinde of other foules & bird•. And so Petronius saith, the dia∣r••〈…〉 egges when the fr••t is ripe.