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" ... 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... "
The Edinburgh Magazine, Or, Literary Miscellany - Page 96
1796
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A review of the reports to the Board of agriculture, Volume 1

William Humphrey Marshall - 1808
...the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild bull would be killed 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 herd until...
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A General Treatise on Cattle, the Ox, the Sheep, and the Swine ...

John Lawrence - Cattle - 1809 - 618 pages
...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. sometimes to the amount of an hundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood upon walls, or...
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The complete grazier; or Farmer's and cattle breeder's and dealers assistant ...

Thomas Hartwell Horne - Agriculture - 1830 - 655 pages
...the only modern remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild bull would be killed 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 herd until...
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Remarks on Forest Scenery and Other Woodland Views

William Gilpin - Forests and forestry - 1834
...remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild bull was to be killed on a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came mounted, and armed with guns, &c. sometimes to the number of a hundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood upon walls, or...
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The gardeners dictionary, Volume 1

Philip Miller - 1835
...remains of the grandeur of ancient hunting. On notice being given that a wild bull would be killed ou a certain day, the inhabitants of the neighbourhood came mounted and armed witlKguns, &c. sometimes to the amount of axhundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood...
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The Natural History of the Ruminating Animals, ...: Goats, sheep, wild and ...

William Jardine - Ruminants - 1836 - 270 pages
...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. and sometimes to the amount of an hundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood upon walls,...
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A History of British Quadrupeds, Including the Cetacea

Thomas Bell - Cetacea - 1837 - 526 pages
...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. sometimes to the amount of a hundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood upon walls, or...
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The Rural Life of England, Volume 2

William Howitt - Country life - 1838 - 386 pages
...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, etc., sometimes to the amount of a hundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood upon walls,...
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The Episcopal magazine, and Church of England warder [formerly ..., Volume 2

1840
...the only remains 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., sometimes to the amount of a hundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood upon walls, or...
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British Farmer's Magazine, Issue 21

Agriculture - 1852
...modern remains of the 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 with guns, &c., sometimes to the amount of an hundred horse, and four or five hundred foot, who stood upon walls or...
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