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the evening to she army. Here he received Lewis went to his army on the Danube, and certain advice that the recruits for the French Prince Eugene rid post for Philipíburgli to umy in Bavaria, with farther reinforce- command the army on the Rhine, and on the ments, had joined the Elector three days be - 22d joined Prince Lewis of Baden at Wastföre at Villingen. But the Duke, notwith- erstet. On the 24th the a:my marched from Standing this junction of the enemies, was, thence to Elchingen, the next day to Ginan account of the number of the troops gen. On the zoth the army marched from which the French left behind them, and by thence to Landthausen on the right, and the Marshal's marching back with the rest of Balmertlhoffen on the left, and passed io ncar bis army towards the Rhine, confirmed in the enemy's camps that Ligutenant-general his opinion that the enemies were as yet Bulau was sent out the night before with a wholly ignorant of his delign. He therefore detachment of two thousand horse and dracontinued his march with unwearied dili- goons, to secure the avenues, by which they gence, and advanced to the camp of Neu- might have disturbed the march of the Aldorff near Coblentz, where, beides Mr. lies, who, by this means, proceeded without Davenant, the Queen's agent at Francf. it, any oppofition. On the first of July they and Monsieur d'Amelo, Envoy extraordi- continued their march in tight of the enemy's sary from the States-general, Count Wra- intrenchments at Dillingen, and incampe:I. tillaw, in his return from London, waited on the right at Amerdighen, and the left at unkim to settle all things for his farther marcin, deringen. and his conjunction with the Imperial army. While they lay in this camp, the Duke, Then the Duke passed the Neckar ncar La received advice that the Elector of Bavaria denburg, where he reite.I three days. Hav- had sent the best of his infantry to reinforce ing, by this time, gained the advance of Count d'Arco, who was posted at Schell.n. Some days of the French army, he wrote to berg, a rising ground on the Danube, near the States from Ladenburg, to let them Donawert, where for several days he had know that he had the Queen's order to caused forne thousands of men to work upon march to the relief of the empire, with which intrenchments, as being a post of valt imporhe hoped they would agrec, and allow his tance. The Duke resolved to march and carrying their troops to Thare in the honour attack the eneniy; and, the necessary direoof that expedition. He had their answer as tions being given to the army, on the ed of quick as the courter could bring it, by which July, early in the morning, he advanced with they approved of the delign, and of his car a detachment of thirty Squadrons of English rying their troops with himn. So he had and Dutch, a confiderable number of foot row the whole army at his own disposal. commanded by Lieutenant-general Goor,
The French imagining that he would ad- three battalions of Imperial grenadiers under vance to the Upper Rhine, Villeroy mas- Pripce Lewis of Baden; and the rest of the chied thither with all pollible speed ; and, at army followed with all possible diligence. the fame time, a detachment of feven batta. But, the march being long, and the ways lions and twenty.one Squadrons, from the very bad, they could not reach the river: Confederate aruty in Flanders, under the Wermitz, whích ran by Donawert, till aDuke of Wirtenberg, followed the Duke of bout noon, and it was three hours before the
Marlhorough, who marched from Laden- bridges were finithed for the troops and can4 burg to Mildenheim, where, the next day, non to pass over. About five o'clock in the
Prince Eugene paid him a visit. The con- afternoon, they came before Schellenberg, fultations between the Prince and the Duke and the Duke of Marlborough moved up latte:) feveral hours; and it was agreed upon with the horse as near the enemy's intrenchthat the two armies should join, and the ments as was necessary to take a view of Duke and Prince Lewis of Baden should them. In the mean time, the artillery began cominand each day alternately, and that to fire upon the enemy, who answered briskly Prince Eugene should go upon the Rhine to from their batteries for about an hour, when command a separate army. The troops be. the English and Dutch foot, supported by ing drawn up in order of battle, the Duke the horie and dragoons, began the attack accompanied Prince Eugene to a review, with procligious refolution, before the Impewhen the Prince seemed wonderfully pleased rialists could arrive ; but, having the greatese to find them in ftich excellent order after so part of the enemy's forces to contend with, long a march. The next day, Prince Lewis they were at firit obliged to give ground. of Baden arrived in the camp at Great Hep- Soon after the Imperialists came up very seapach, where a conference was held in the sonably, and, being led od in good order by Svening: The day following the troops Prince Lewis of Baden, advanced to the marched frost. Great Heppach, and Prince cnimy's works witboue once fixing, three
their fascines into the ditch, and paired over On the sth of July, the Duke of Marli with inconsiderable lots. The enemy's horse borough palled the Danube near Donawert; charged them vigorously, but were repulsed ; and on the 17th Count de Frise, with a deand then, the Imperial cavalry entering their tachment of four thousand men and twelve intrenchments, and the English and Dutch pieces of cannon, marched over the river breaking in about the same time, the Confe- Leche, and took post in the county of Baderates inade a dreadful laughter of the varia. The whole army marched at the enemy. Lieutenant - general Goor, who fame time, and incamped with the right at commanded the firtt detachment of foot, and Hamber, and the left at Ginderkingen. Major-general Beinheim, both in tlte Dutch Upon the first notice of the Allies having beservice, lost their lives very much lamented. gun to pass the Leche, the gurison of New
The horse and dragoons shared the glory of hurg marched out and retired to Ingoldstadt. the day with the intanuy, and all the Confe- Whereupon a detachment of dragoons was derate troops behaved themselves with incre- immediately sent out by the Duke of Marldible bravery and resolution. But, as the borough to take pofletion of that p'ace; and attack was hegun by a battalion of the Eng- Prince Lewis of Baden ordered General dish foot-guards, and the regiments of Ork- Herberville, who commanded a separate ney and Ingoldiby, they furtered very much. body of between three and four thunland The enemy's forces consisted of thirty-two men on the other side of the Daruve, to ri. thousand men, all choice troops, commanded main there for the fecurity of that important in chief by Connt d'Arco, and under him place, and for the drawing of provisions out by two Bavarian and two French Lieutenan:- of Franconia for the fubtiltence of the Contegenerals. As soon as the Confederates had derate troops while they continued in Bava · poflefled the intrenchments, the enemy run ria. On the roth the whole army passed the away in great confution to Donawert and Leche ; and on the 13th Count Vecklen, the Danube; but, being closely purtied by General of the Palatine horse, arrived from the horse and dragoons, a great inany fol- Prince Eugene of Savoy with an account lowed the example of their Generals, who that the Marshals Villeroy and Tallard had faved themselves by tivimming over that ri- pafied the Rhine above fort Kehl, in order to ver. The lols of the enemy was computed Tuccour the Elector of Bavaria ; for which to be about fix thoufand men. The Confe- renon he defired a reinforcement of horse to derates made themselves masters of sixteen inable him the better to obferve the enemy's pieces of cannon, thirteen colours, with all motions. Upon which Prince Maximilian their tents and baggage. The Duke of of Hanover was detached with thirty iquaMarlborough gained great honour in this drons of imperial horfe, with orders to join action, giving directions with extraordinary Prince Eugene with all posible diligence. pretence of min:', and expo'ing his perton The enemy having left a garrison at to the greatest danger. Prince Lewis of Rain, txe Confederate Generals resolved to Baden was wounded, having performed the attack it; and in order thereto the army depart of a brave experienced General; as was campal froin Ginderkingen, pailed the Leche, also the Herelitary
, Prince of Heile Caffel, and came with the right to Stauda, and the who, throughout the whole action, gave lig- left to Berchiem. The gariton at first nal proofs of an undaunted courage. Count seemed relolved to d fand the place to the Stirum was mortally wounded. General latt extremity ; but, the beliegers playing, Thungen, Count Horn, Lieutenant-general upon the town with tweaty-leven pieces of Wood, Major-general Palaib, and several cannal, their approaches were carried on so other Officers of distinction, were likewile fuccessfully, that in two days the Governor wounded. The next day, the Bavarian detired to capitulate : And the articles being garrifon quitted Donauert upon the approach agreed on, the gurifon marched out the next of the Conf derates, and broke down the day, to the number of about four hundral bridges, but had not time to detroy their foot, commanded by the Count de Mercy, ammunition and provilions as they had in- Brigadier-general, and were conducted by a tended.
paty of burle to the Elector of Bavaria's The Elcitar of Bayaria was no sooner in camp near Anyburg There ware found fcrmed of the defeat of his troops at Schels in the place twenty-tour biais cannon, a conlenberg, than he quitied his itrong camp be- liderabie quantity of providious, and teme tween Dillingen and Lavir.gen, and came to ammunition The Allies, encouraged by the other lide of the Danube, over-againit the fuccess of their arms, were willing to Donawest, in his march to ihe river iceche, pul treir alvantagts; and on the játài to prevent the Confederates cutting off his marched to attack the post of Aich.1, turi! Ittitat to his country.
had a garritun ut aglat or run: hundred sa
varians ; who, refusing to fubmit, were part neral in the Dutch fervice, with thirty squaof chem put to the fword, the rest made pri. drons of horse and dragoons, to plunder and foners of war, and the town permitted to be burn the cutintry of Bavaria as far as Mur plundered by the foldiers. The Confederate nich, the capital city, hoping that either a Anny, having refreshed themselves two days at generous compassion for his subjects, or the Aicha, marched from thence on the 21st, want of sublistence, would conquer the Elec
and the next day possessed themselves of tor's obtinacy. In the mean time the in• Friburg.
habitants of these parts were in the greateft : The Duke of Marlborough, having now consternation, and fent Deputies to the Duke the Elector of Bavaria at fo great a disad- of Marlborough, offering to pay large convantage, entered upon a treaty with him, tributions to prevent military execution. and offered him what terms he could defireBut the Duke replied “That the forces of either for himself or his brother, even to the the Queen of Great Britain were not come paying him the whole charge of the war, into Bavaria to get money, but to bring their upon condition that he would immediately Prince ty reason. The two Generals there break with the French, and send his army fore put their commission in execution with into Italy to join with the Imperialists there. the utmost severity, while the Elector of Ba. The Elector's subjects, who were now at varia and the Marshal de Marsin having mercy, pressed him vehemently to accept of evacuated Ratisbon, were obliged to confine these terms ; and he seemed inclined to themselves within their strong camp and in hearken to them, and messengers went often trenchments at Augsburg, in expectation of between the two armies. But this was another army from France under Marshal done only to gain time, for he fent courier Tallard, which, notwithstanding all the vis after courier with the most pressing instances gilance and precaution of Prince Eugene, to haften the advance of the French army. arrived before the end of July at Biberach When he saw that he could gain no more near Ulm, to the number of about twentytime, the matter went so far that articles two thousand men. Upon this the Elector were ordered to be made ready for figning, marched with his army from Augsburg, and which in conclusion he refused to do. This took that opportunity to join the French. refusal was highly resented by the Duke of The Confederate army, under the Duke Marlborough and Prince Lewis of Baden, of Marlborough, having intelligence of these who immediately sent out the Count de la proceedings, decimped on the 4th of August Tour, General of the Imperial horse, and from Friburg, and marched that night to the Court of East Frifeland, Lieutenant-ge, Kippach.
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Natural History of the FALLOW-Deer, with a beautifully engraved
Figure of that Animal.
all other animals, and, when they have once Tipés ; in Latin, Dama ; in Italian, eaten of the 'fallow-deer, they have a great Daino, in Spanish, Daino, Corza ; in Ger- difficulty in retaining the scent of a ttag or man, Dam-Hirsch ; in Swedilh Dof, Dof roe buck, if fubftituied to one of thens, Hiort; in Polith, Lanii.
There are fallow-deer in the environs of PaNo fpecies is nearer another than the fpe ris, and in some provinces of France ; there cies of the fallow-deer is to that of the stag. are some in Spain and Germany; there are These animals, however, which resemble one fome alfo in America, which perhaps were another in so many respects, do not go toge tranfported thither from Europe. It fems ther ; they fly each other, never mix, and as if this animal belonged to temperate cliconsequently form no intermediate race. It mates ; for there are none of them in Rufis even rare to find the fallow-deer in coun fia, and very few in the forests of Sweden and tries peopled by many stags, unless they have other northern countries. been brought thither. They appear to be of Stags are far more generally to be met 1 less robuft and less rustic nature than that with, and they are every-whcie in Europe, of the fag, and are therefore less common in even in Norway, and in all parts of the woods and forests. They are rearal in parks, north, except perhaps Lapland. Great numwhere they are, as it were, half ta.ne. Eng bers of them are alio found in Atia, especie land is the only European country where ally in Tartary, and in the northern provinthey abound mot, and where their venison is ces of China. They are found again in much prized. Dogs prefer it to the test of America, for the North-Aamerican or Canz