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" There is still another place, built in the form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of bulls and bears; they are fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs, but not without great risk to the dogs, from the horns of the one and... "
Poetaster - Page 236
by Ben Jonson - 1905 - 282 pages
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A vindication of natural society, by Edm. Burke. The history and antiquities ...

Robert Dodsley - 1761
...they are faftened behind, and then worried by great Englijh Bull-dogs ; but not without great Rifque to the Dogs, from the Horns of the One, and the Teeth of the other ; and it fometimes happens they are killed upon the Spot ; frcfh ones are immediately fupplfed in the Place...
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Paul Hentzner's Travels in England: During the Reign of Queen Elizabeth

Paul Hentzner, Sir Robert Naunton - Great Britain - 1797 - 152 pages
...they are faftened behind, and then worried by great Englifh bull-dogs, but not without great rifque to the dogs, from the horns of the one, and the teeth of the other ; and it fometimes happens they are killed upon the fpot ; frefli ones are immediately fupplied in the places...
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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII.

Paul Hentzner - Great Britain - 1807 - 61 pages
...dances, and the excessive applause of those that are present. - There is still another place, built in the form of a Theatre, which serves for the baiting...dogs, from the horns of the one, and the teeth of thc other; and it sometimes happens they are killed upon the spot; fresh ones are immediately supplied...
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The Nic-Nac; or, oracle of knowledge, Volume 1

1822
...circumstantially describes. Speaking of the Theatres, he says, — " There is still another place built in the form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of hull* and bears ; they are fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs, but not without...
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The Nic-nac: Or, Literary Cabinet, Volume 1

1823
...circumstantially describes. Speaking of the Theatre«, he says, — " There is still another place built in the form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of bull* and bears; they are fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs, but not without...
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Illustrations, Critical, Historical, Biographical, and ..., Volume 3

Richard Warner - 1824
...quoted, gives the following particulars of the sports at Paris Garden, in London. There is a place built" in the form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting...by great English bull-dogs; but not without great risk to the dogs, from the horns of the one, and the teeth of the other ; and it sometimes happens...
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History of the Counties of Surrey and Sussex, Volume 1

Thomas Allen - Surrey (England) - 1829
...circumstantially describes. Speaking of the theatres, he says : — " There is still another place built in the form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting...by great English bull-dogs, but not without great risk to the dogs, from the horns of the one and the teeth of the other ; and it sometimes happens that...
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A History of the County of Surrey: Comprising Every Object of ..., Volume 1

Thomas Allen - Surrey (England) - 1831
...circumstantially describes. Speaking of the theatres, he says : — " There is still another place built in the form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting...by great English bull-dogs, but not without great risk to the dogs, from the horns of the one and the teeth of the other ; and it sometimes happens that...
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The New sporting magazine, Volume 57

1869
...ample account of the cruelties practised during the days of the Virgin Queen : " There is a place built in the form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of bears and bulls ; they are fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs ; but not without...
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The Natural History of the Ruminating Animals, ...: Goats, sheep, wild and ...

William Jardine - Ruminants - 1836 - 270 pages
...present at one of the performances. " There is a place built in the form of a theatre, which serves for baiting of bulls and bears ; they are fastened behind,...worried by great English bull-dogs ; but not without risk to the dogs, from the horns of the one and the teeth of the other ; and it sometimes happens they...
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