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" ... or backgammon, shovel-board, dice, and cards; wagers on races run against dogs, or at shooting or hunting; payments to people for making dogs perform tricks ; gratuities to persons for different feats, as eating a buck, riding two horses at once,... "
The Privy Purse Expences of King Henry the Eighth: From November MDXXIX, to ... - Page xxiv
by Sir Nicholas Harris Nicolas - 1827 - 372 pages
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The Gentleman's Magazine, and Historical Chronicle, for the Year ..., Volume 98

Edward Cave, John Nichols - Literature - 1828
...door"amusenients, shooting at the rounds /a kind of target), hunting, hawking, fishing, horselacing, bowls, and tennis, were the chief; and in his palaces,...perform tricks ; gratuities to persons for different feats, as eating a buck, riding two horses at once, and others of a similar description. Fools and...
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The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 98, Part 2; Volume 144

Early English newspapers - 1828
...OfHenry's"outofdoor"amusements, shooting at the rounds (a kind of targel), hunting, hawking, fishing, horselacing, bowls, and tennis, were the chief; and in his palaces,...races run against dogs, or at shooting or hunting; payinents to people for making dogs perform tricks ; gratuities to persons for different feats, as...
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Annals of Windsor, by R.R. Tighe and J.E. Davis, Volume 1

Robert Richard Tighe, James Edward Davis - 1858
...under the intended receptacle of the mortal remains of Wolsey.4 Of Henry the Eighth's " out of door" amusements, shooting at the rounds, hunting, hawking,...people for making dogs perform tricks ; gratuities 1 Lord Bacon's ' Life of Henry the Eighth.' 1 Fiddes' ' Life of Wolsey.' Fuller appears to be in error...
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The London Magazine, Volume 19

John Scott, John Taylor - English literature - 1827
...play at cards and bowls. " Of his 'out-of-door' amusements, shooting at the rounds,hunting,hawking, fishing, horse-racing, bowls, and tennis were the chief; and in his palaces many nours were daily passed at ' the tables,' or back-gammon, shovel-board, dice, and cards ; wagers on...
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