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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 History of Berwick Upon Tweed: Including a Short Account of the Villages ... - Page 595
by John Fuller - 1799 - 651 pages
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The English Cyclopaedia

Encyclopedias and dictionaries - 1866
...to leave them, not choosing to provoke them further ; for there is little doubt but in two or three turns more they would make an attack. The mode of...notice being given that a wild bull would be killed on a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood camo armed with guns, &c., sometimes to the...
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The natural history of the ruminating animals: Pt. 1, with memoir ..., Volume 2

William Jardine - 1866
...information regarding the stock in the other parks. The mode of killing these cattle, Mr Bewick remarks, " was perhaps the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice heing given that a wild hull would he killed on a certain day, the inhahitants of the neighhourhood...
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The Rural Life of England, Volume 2

William Howitt - Country life - 1888 - 386 pages
...leave them, not choosing to provoke them further; for there is little doubt but in two or three times more they would make an attack. " The mode of killing...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, etc., sometimes...
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The New England Farmer's Almanac ..., Volume 1

Thomas Green Fessenden - 1823
...distance, that people think it most prudent to leave them, not choosing to provoke them further. " The mode of killing them, was, perhaps, the only modern...notice being given that a wild bull would be killed on a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighborhood came mounted, and armed with guns, &c. ; sometimes...
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THE DUBLIN PENNY JOURNAL

Philip Dixon Hardy - 1836
...and severely maimed by a wounded bull. * * " The mode of killing these cattle, Mr. Bewick remarks, ' was perhaps the only modern remains of the grandeur...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. and sometimes...
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The Farmer's Magazine

Rogerson and Tuxford - 1852
...Chillingham cattle had nearly or altogether ceased before 1720, when it is described in these terms:— "The mode of killing them was, perhaps, the only modern...grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a bull would be killed on a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came mounted, and armed...
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The Naturalist's Library, Volume 4

William Jardine - 1833
...information regarding the stock in the other parks. The mode of killing these cattle, Mr Bewick remarks, " was perhaps the only modern remains of the grandeur...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. and sometimes...
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The European Magazine, and London Review, Volume 18

1790
...doubt but in two or three turns they would make an attack. " The mode of killing them was perhaps tlrc only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting...:— On notice being' given that a wild bull would be kil\iA on a certain day, the inhabitants cf •the neighbourhood came inounttJ, and fnned with guns,...
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