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" Galloways ; the best of which sometimes reached the height of fourteen hands and a half. One , of this description I possessed, it having been bought for my use when a boy. "
Recreations in Agriculture, Natural-history, Arts, and Miscellaneous Literature - Page 245
by James Anderson - 1803
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Illustrations of natural history, engravings and descriptive accounts ...

John Le Keux - 1829
...shape," he says, " it could scarcely be excelled ; and in disposition it was in the greatest degree gentle and compliant. It moved almost with a wish,...and never tired." He rode this little creature for five-and- twenty years, and twice in that time he travelled one hundred and forty miles at a stretch,...
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A New Family Encyclopedia; Or, Compendium of Universal Knowledge ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - Cyclopaedias - 1831 - 468 pages
...height of fourteen hands and a half. One , of this description I possessed, it having been bought for my use when a boy. In point of elegance of shape it was...compliant. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little creature for twenty-five years, and, twice in that time I rode an hundred and fifty...
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The Horse: With a Treatise of Draught and a Copious Index

William Youatt - Horses - 1831 - 472 pages
...this description I possessed, it having been bought for my use when a boy. In point of elegance ef shape it was a perfect picture ; and in disposition...compliant. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little creature for twenty-five years, and, twice in that time I rode a hundred and fifty...
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A New Family Encyclopedia, Or, Compendium of Universal Knowledge ...

Charles Augustus Goodrich - Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1833 - 468 pages
...height of fourteen hands and a half. One of tbJi description I possessed, it having been bought for my use when a boy. In point of elegance of shape it was...gentle and compliant. It moved almost with a wish and neveĽ tired. I ruJe this little creature for twenty-five years, and twice in that time I rode an hundred...
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The gardeners dictionary, Volume 1

Philip Miller - 1835
...height of fourteen hands and a half. One of this description I possessed, it having been bought for my use when a boy. In point of elegance of shape, it...compliant. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little creature for twenty-live years, and, twice in that time, I rode one hundred and...
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A Dictionary of Sports: Or, Companion to the Field, the Forest, and the ...

Harry Harewood - Sports - 1835 - 365 pages
...bought for my use when a hoy. In point of elegance of shape it was a perfect picture ; in disposition, gentle and compliant. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little creature for twentyfive years, and twice in that time I rode it one hundred and...
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Knight's Store of Knowledge for All Readers: Being a Collection of Treatises ...

Charles Knight - 1841 - 424 pages
...the time of Edward I. Dr. Anderson thus describes one of them :— " I possessed one of these horses when a boy. In point of elegance of shape it was a perfect picture, and was perfectly gentle and manageable. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little...
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The Horse and His Rider, Or, Sketches and Anecdotes of the Noble Quadruped ...

Rollo Springfield - Horse breeds - 1847 - 216 pages
...belonging to himself:—" In point of elegance of shape it was a perfect picture, and in disposition it was gentle and compliant. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little creature for twenty-five years, and twice in that time I rode a hundred and fifty...
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The horse; its history, management, and treatment. Repr. with additions from ...

William Youatt - 1853
...the time of Edward I. Dr. Anderson thus describes one of them : — " I possessed one of these horses when a boy. In point of elegance of shape it was a perfect picture, and was perfectly gentle and manageable. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little...
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The Horse

William Youatt, Cornelius Tongue - Horses - 1855 - 228 pages
...the time of Edward I. Dr. Anderson thus describes one of them : — " I possessed one of these horses when a boy. In point of elegance of shape it was a perfect picture, and was perfectly gentle and manageable. It moved almost with a wish, and never tired. I rode this little...
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