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" ... the horsemen rode off the bull from the rest of the herd until he stood at bay ; when a marksman dismounted and shot. At some of these huntings, twenty or thirty shots have been fired before he was subdued : on such occasions, the bleeding victim... "
Observations on Live Stock: Containing Hints for Choosing and Improving the ... - Page 76
by George Culley - 1807 - 274 pages
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1802
...upon a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came in great numbers, both horse and foot; the horsemen rode off the bull from the rest of the...shouts of savage joy that were echoing from every side: From the number of accidents that happened, this dangerous mode has been seldom practised ' At the...
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Animal Biography: Or, Authentic Anecdotes of the Lives, Manners ..., Volume 2

William Bingley - Animal behavior - 1803
...dismounted and fired. At some of these huntings twenty of thirty shots have been fired before the animal was subdued. On such occasions the bleeding victim...smarting of his wounds, and the shouts of savage joy echoing from every side. But from the number of accidents which happened, this dangerous mode has been...
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Annual Register, Volume 36

History - 1806
...from ' the rest of the herd, until lie stood at bay ; when a marksman dismounted and shot. At sume of these huntings, twenty or thirty shots have been...victim grew desperately furious, from the smarting of hiť wounds, and the shouts 01 savage joy that were echoing from every side j but, from the uuanber...
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A review of the reports to the Board of agriculture, Volume 1

William Humphrey Marshall - 1808
...upon a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came in great numbers, both horse and foot : the horsemen rode off the bull from the rest of the...shouts of savage joy that were echoing from every side. From the number of accidents that happened, this dangerous mode has been seldom practised of late years;...
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The Natural History of Domestic Animals: Containing an Account of Their ...

Animal behavior - 1821 - 178 pages
...a marksman dismounted and fired. At some of these huntings, twenty or thirty shots have been fiied before he was subdued. On such occasions, the bleeding victim grew desperately furious, from the smart. Gr ing of his wounds, and the shouts of savage joy that were echoing from every side: but from...
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A History of the Earth, and Animated Nature, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - Physical geography - 1824
...upon a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came, in great numbers, both horse and foot. The horsemen rode off the bull from the rest of the...furious, from the smarting of his wounds, and the shoutings of savage joy that were echoing from every side. From the number of accidents that ..appened,...
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An Historical, Topographical, and Descriptive View of the County of ...

Eneas Mackenzie - Berwick-upon-Tweed (England) - 1825
...a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbour* hood came in great numbers, both horse and foot : the horsemen rode off the bull from the rest of the...shouts of savage joy that were echoing from every side. From the number of accidents that happened, this dangerous mode has been seldom practised of late years,...
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Animal biography, or, Popular zoology, Volume 2

William Bingley - 1829
...dismounted and fired. At some of these huntings twenty or thirty shots have been fired before the animal was subdued. On such occasions the bleeding victim...smarting of his wounds, and the shouts of savage joy echoing from every side. But from the number of accidents which happened, this dangerous mode has not...
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A Description of More Than Three Hundred Animals: Interspersed with ...

Zoology - 1829 - 476 pages
...dismounted and fired. At some of these huntings twenty or thirty shots have been fired before the animal was subdued. On such occasions the bleeding victim...smarting of his wounds, and the shouts of savage joy echoing from every side. When the Cows calve, they hide their young ones for a week or ten days in...
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The complete grazier; or Farmer's and cattle breeder's and dealers assistant ...

Thomas Hartwell Horne - Agriculture - 1830 - 655 pages
...upon a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came in great numbers, both horse and foot ; the horsemen rode off the bull from the rest of the...wounds and the shouts of savage joy that were echoing on every side. From the number of accidents that happened, this dangerous mode has been seldom practised...
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