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" The mode of killing them was, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild Bull would be killed on a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came mounted, and armed with guns, &c. "
The European Magazine, and London Review - Page 194
1790
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The Critical Review: Or, Annals of Literature, Volume 70; Volume 1790

Tobias Smollett - Books - 1790
...when mod people think it prude.-.t to Ic ve ih' in, not chufing to provoke them further ; for there ia little doubt but in two or three turns they would make an attack. ' The mode of killing them vras perhaps the only modern remains of the gtaniieur of anc:- nt hunting. On n..iice being siren ihat...
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A General History of Quadrupeds

Ralph Beilby - Mammals - 1792 - 483 pages
...; when moft people think it prudent to leave them, not chufing to provoke them further ; for there is little doubt but in two or three turns they would...them was, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given, that a wild Bull would be killed on a certain day,...
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General View of the Agriculture of the County of the West ..., Volume 6, Issue 1

Great Britain. Board of Agriculture - 1794 - 140 pages
...prudent to leave them, not chafing to provoke them further, as it is probable, that in a few turns more they would make an attack. The mode of killing them was, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given, that a wild bull would be killed upon a certain...
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The Edinburgh Magazine, Or, Literary Miscellany, Volume 7

Books and bookselling - 1796
...prudent to leave them, not choofing to provoke them further, as it it probable, that. in a few turns more they would make an attack. The mode of killing them was-, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given, that a wild buil would be killed upon a certain...
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The History of Berwick Upon Tweed: Including a Short Account of the Villages ...

John Fuller - Berwick-upon-Tweed (England) - 1799 - 651 pages
...extreme breadth 17 miles. In to provoke them further, as it is probable that, in a few turns more, they would make an attack. The mode of killing them was, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given, that a wild bull would be killed upon a certain...
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The Critical Review, Or, Annals of Literature

English literature - 1802
...good beef; from whence it may be fairly supposed that, in proper situations, they would feed well. ' The mode of killing them was, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild bull would be killed upon a certain...
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Animal Biography: Or, Authentic Anecdotes of the Lives, Manners ..., Volume 2

William Bingley - Animal behavior - 1803
...prudent to leave them, not choosing to provoke them further, as it is probable that in a few turns more they would make an attack. The mode of killing them was perhaps the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild Bull would be killed on a certain day,...
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A General History of Quadrupeds

Ralph Beilby - Animals - 1807 - 525 pages
...them, not chusing to provoke them further ; for there is little doubt but in two or three turns more they would make an attack. The mode of killing them was, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild Bull would be killed on a certain day,...
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Observations on Live Stock: Containing Hints for Choosing and Improving the ...

George Culley - Cattle - 1807 - 274 pages
...short distance, that most people think it prudent to leave them, not choosing to provoke them further. The mode of killing them was perhaps the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting.—On notice being given that a wild bull would be killed on a certain...
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A review of the reports to the Board of agriculture, Volume 1

William Humphrey Marshall - 1808
...advancing nearer, till they come within a few yards, when most people think it prudent to leave them. " The mode of killing them was, perhaps, the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild bull would be killed upon a certain...
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