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Shakespearean Playhouses: A History of English Theatres from the Beginnings ... - Page 131
by Joseph Quincy Adams - 1917 - 473 pages
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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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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, be says:—' There is still another place built in the form of a theatre, which serves for the bailing of bulls and bears ; they are fastentd behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs,...
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The Sporting review, ed. by 'Craven'.

John William Carleton
...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 Penny Magazine of the Society for the Diffusion of ..., Volume 2; Volume 11

1842
...glass windows, painting, and gilding ; it is kept upon dry ground, ana sheltered from the weather. There is still another 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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Shakespeare and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ...

1843 - 660 pages
...those eihilnii •• which he describes in the following manner: speaking of the theatre, IK -J1"There is still another place, built in the form of a theatre, which serves for tbe baitint ••( t-< and bears ; they arc fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs,...
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Shakespeare [sic] and His Times: Including the Biography of the Poet ...

Nathan Drake - English literature - 1843 - 660 pages
..."There is still another place, built in (he form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of bulb ond w bul not without great risque to the dogs, from the horns of the one, and the teeth of the other ; and...
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Sharpe's London magazine, a journal of entertainment and ..., Volume 1

Anna Maria Hall
...in 1598, gives a still more minute deseription, when speaking of theatres near London, he says — " There is still another place, built in the form of...the baiting of bulls and bears; they are fastened bchind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs, but not without great risk to the dogs, from the...
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Dogs

George Frederick Pardon - 1857 - 324 pages
...in Latin, in the year 1598 :— " 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 Bulldogs; 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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Shakespeare in Germany in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: An ...

Actors - 1865 - 3 pages
...far from one of these Theatres, which are built of wood, lies the Royal Barge close to the river &c There is still another 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 bulldogs etc."2 The ambassadors...
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Shakespeare in Germany in the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries: An ...

Albert Cohn - Actors - 1865 - 422 pages
...far from one of these Theatres, which are built of wood, lies the Royal Barge close to the river &c There is still another 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 bulldogs etc."2 The ambassadors...
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