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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... "
Researches Into the History of the British Dog: From Ancient Laws, Charters ... - Page 207
by George Richard Jesse - 1866
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A Journey Into England: In the Year M.D.XC.VIII.

Paul Hentzner, Richard Bentley - Great Britain - 1807 - 58 pages
...concluded with excellent music, variety of dances, and the excessive applause of those that are present. - There is still another place, built in the form of...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, Literary Cabinet, Volume 1

1823
...of these exhibitions, which he circumstantially describes. Speaking of the TheatreĞ, 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
...before 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...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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The New sporting magazine

1869
...furnish an 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 ...

Sir 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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The History and Antiquities of London, Westminster, Southwark, and ..., Volume 4

Thomas Allen - London (England) - 1839
...these exhibitions, which he thus circumstantially describes. Speaking of the theatres, he says: — ' There is still another place built in the form of...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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Shakspeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet, Criticisms on ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1838 - 660 pages
...manner: speaking of the theatre, he says, "There is slill another place, built in the form of a Ihealre, o default, Never presume to sit above the salt : Third,...all common courtesies : Sit hare at meales, and o ibc horns of the one, and the leeih of the other ; and it sometimes happens they are killed on the...
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The sports and pastimes of the people of England: Including the rural and ...

Joseph Strutt, William Hone - Games - 1838 - 420 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 risque to the dogs, from the horns of the one and the teeth of the other; and it sometimes happens...
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The sports and pastimes of the people of England ...

Joseph Strutt - England - 1838 - 420 pages
...present at one of the performances: "There is a place built ;n ğlip form of a theatre, which serves for baiting of bulls and bears ; they are fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs; hut not without risque to the dogs, from the horns of the one and the teeth of the other; and it sometimes...
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The Sportsman

1869
...furnish an 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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