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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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South London

Sir Walter Besant - London (England) - 1899 - 332 pages
...BEAR GARDEN And another contemporary account of a bear baiting is furnished by Hentzner in I 598 : ' 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 those great English dogs (quos linguA...
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Observations on Popular Antiquities Chiefly Illustrating the Origin of Our ...

John Brand - Christian antiquities - 1900 - 807 pages
...of the London youths on holidays in his time.* Hentzner, who was here in 1598, says — " There is a place built in the form of a Theatre, which serves...by great English bull-dogs ; but not without great 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 Shakespearean period in England

Karl Mantzius - Theater - 1904
...interesting description of the fights between the animals : " There is still another place, built in form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of...worried by great English bulldogs, but not without great 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: From the Earliest Period ...

Joseph Strutt - Games - 1801 - 322 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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Marlowes Edward II und Shakespeares Richard II: ein literarhistorischer ...

Maximilian Dametz - 1904 - 23 pages
...aber erzählt er von einem solchen Tierkampf, er schreibt: „There is still another place, built in form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of...by great English bull-dogs, but not without great risque to the dogs, from the horns of the one and the teeth of the other; and it sometimes happens...
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A History of Theatrical Art in Ancient and Modern Times: The Shakespearean ...

Karl Mantzius - Theater - 1904
...interesting description of the fights between the animals : " There is still another place, built in form of a theatre, which serves for the baiting of...worried by great English bulldogs, but not without great risque 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 London Stage and Its Famous Players: 1576-1903

Henry Barton Baker - Actors - 1904 - 557 pages
...comedies to very numerous audiences ; these are combined with excellent music and variety of dances. There is still another place built in the form of...theatre, which serves for the baiting of bulls and bears that are fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs, but not without great risk to...
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The England and Holland of the Pilgrims

Henry Martyn Dexter, Morton Dexter - Dissenters, Religious - 1905 - 670 pages
...about his fiznamy [physiognomy] waz a matter of a goodly releef. In 1598 Paul Hentzner also said : — There is still another place, built in the form of...behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs. ... To this entertainment there often follows that of whipping a blinded Bear. All this continued far...
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Poetaster, Volume 27

Ben Jonson - Poets, Latin - 1905 - 282 pages
...Bear-garden, on the Bank-side. Cf. Hentzner, Acct. of Eng. p. 42: 'There is still another place, bu1lt in the form of a Theatre, which serves for the baiting...by great English bull-dogs; but not without great risque to the dogs, from the horns of the one, and the teeth of the other; and it sometimes happens...
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Yale Studies in English, Volumes 31-32

1906
...of the Bear Garden. Hentzner, Travels (1590), thus describes the game : ' The bulls and bears , . . are fastened behind, and then worried by great English bull-dogs ; but not without great risque to the dogs from the horns of the one and the teeth of the other ; and it sometimes happens...
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