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  • he supported himself by knitting caps, lending out corn and rice, and hawking goods about the country. He made several unsuccessful attempts to escape
    383 bytes (702 words) - 13:41, 21 February 2013
  • Horse-shoes and Hob-nails. Liber Quotidianus. The Dextrarias and Hobby. Hawking. Stratagem of Reversing Shoes. Robert Bruce and Duke Christopher of Wurtemberg
    438 bytes (1,926 words) - 21:08, 10 July 2012
  • lay waste his own lands that he might have more space for hunting and hawking. He was gluttonous and sensual, became so unwieldy that he could scarcely
    390 bytes (1,516 words) - 15:20, 29 January 2011
  • young archdeacons of his time he loved pleasure, and was much given to hawking (Peter of Blois, Ep. 61). In early life he was one of the friends of Thomas
    359 bytes (1,532 words) - 03:58, 4 June 2013
  • fighting, either against a common enemy or among themselves, hunting, hawking and listening to the minstrels who celebrated their exploits. Their yearly
    330 bytes (9,734 words) - 02:14, 10 May 2015
  • Woodlands, Meadows, Pastures, Marshes, Waters, Lakes, Rivers, Fishing, Hawking, Hunting and Fowling and all other Profits, Commodityes, Emoluments, and
    19 KB (3,130 words) - 03:46, 18 April 2011
  • power to tell me what hath befallen my golden bracelet which I wore when hawking upon the second Sunday of Advent, and have never set eyes upon since."
    22 KB (4,182 words) - 01:44, 14 April 2012
  • room where the draughts were the same, but I was without my coughing and hawking neighbour. No wonder that I was charged half a franc per night for my candle
    27 KB (4,807 words) - 22:46, 17 April 2012
  • beard became one of the distinguishing marks of the order. Hunting and hawking were unlawful; and the very allusion t6 the follies or secular achieve-
    86 KB (14,748 words) - 16:35, 26 October 2015
  • Hobbes, Thomas by Leslie Stephen 1391987Dictionary of National Biography, 1885-1900, Volume 27 Hobbes, ThomasLeslie Stephen1891 HOBBES, THOMAS
    332 bytes (6,768 words) - 14:34, 28 December 2012
  • British philanthropist. A Birmingham manufacturer who beginning life by hawking on the streets at the age of eight made a fortune of $2,500,000, and spent
    364 KB (63,109 words) - 12:40, 8 August 2015
  • the gnats, Aedes cinereus occurred here first. Wiedemannia bistigma was hawking about the foaming edges of the " black stones" above the bridge. In an
    21 KB (3,259 words) - 14:12, 6 June 2011
  • trapp'd, Their harness studded all with gold and pearl. Dost thou love hawking? Thou hast hawks will soar Above the morning lark: or wilt thou hunt? Thy
    123 KB (22,230 words) - 03:39, 2 October 2015
  • longer his forefathers have plied the trade of brigands. The taste for hawking and hunting saviours no more of nobility than the nests and lairs of the
    103 KB (17,769 words) - 20:46, 25 July 2008
  • and handed Stephen the hat and ashplant and bucked him up generally in orthodox Samaritan fashion, which he very badly needed. His (Stephen’s) mind was
    209 bytes (69,194 words) - 19:44, 20 September 2013
  • Interludes, Fencing, Bul-bating, or Beare-baiting, or that shall use Hawking, Hunting, or Coursing, Fishing, or Fowling, or that shall publikely expose
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  • should be skilled in such gentlemanlike exercises as shooting, hunting, and hawking. Owing to his physical training he was able when archbishop to ride the
    329 bytes (11,375 words) - 14:12, 28 December 2012
  • May there is shown a nobleman hawking on horse-back, the feet of the steed being carefully shod, like those of a hawking equestrian of the 14th century
    361 bytes (17,086 words) - 16:15, 24 April 2012
  • owls hardly ever breed in confinement; neither did the falcons kept for hawking ever breed. Of the numerous small seed-eating birds kept in aviaries, hardly
    407 bytes (13,359 words) - 13:03, 24 June 2012
  • the assembled prelates. Many priests, it was stated, spent their time in hawking or hunting, in lounging at taverns, in the dissolute enjoyment of the world
    367 bytes (27,810 words) - 11:09, 5 November 2014

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