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" ... to oppose them to the other species. Hence the training of the dog seems to have been the first art invented by man ; and the result of this art was the conquest and peaceable possession of the earth. "
The barouche driver and his wife - Page 13
by Charles Sedley (novelist.) - 1807
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The barouche driver and his wife, Volume 2

Charles Sedley (novelist.) - 1807
...discover, hunt down, and destroy " noxious and savage beasts ? ** Hence the training of the dog " se^ms to have been the first art in" vented by man; and...used for sports at which a Hottentot would shud-der. Sporty to whom ? i To the fashionable and high-born heroes of a bull-bait—the dignified patrons of...
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The Prosaic Garland: Consisting of Upwards of Two-hundred Pieces Selected ...

John Evans - English prose literature - 1807 - 260 pages
...them to the other species. Hence the training of the Dng seems to have been the first art invented by man and the result of this art was the conquest and peaceable possession of the earth."— Buffon. THE IDLE AND PROFLIGATE SON LEAVING his father's house...
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American Turf Register and Sporting Magazine, Volume 1

Horse racing - 1830
...them to the other species. Hence, the training of the dog seems to have been the first art invented by man; and the result of this art was the conquest and peaceable possession of the earth. The dog, independent of the beauty of his form, his vivacity, force,...
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The Naturalist, Volume 1

Natural history - 1831
...the other species. Hence the training of the dog seems to have been one of the first arts invented by man ; and the result of this art was the conquest and peaceful possession of the earth. vOL. i. ...No. viu. 30 Many animals are superior to man in agility,...
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Select specimens of English prose [ed.] by E. Hughes

Edward Hughes - 1853
...them to the other species. Hence the training of the dog seems to have been the first art invented by man ; and the result of this art was the conquest and peaceable possession of the earth. Most animals are superior to man in ability, swiftness, strength,...
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A historical ... dictionary of the holy Bible

John Brown - 1866
...them to the other species. Hence the training of the dog seems to have been the first art invented by man ; and the result of this art was the conquest and peaceable possession of the earth' (Buflon, iv. 4). Though mankind may not now be so dependent on the...
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