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husbandmans recreations

By Markham, Gervase

subjects: leisure, hunting, racing, sports,

  • 1. Country contentments: or, The husbandmans recreations. : Contayning the wholesome experiences, in which any man ought to recreate himselfe after the toyle of more serious businesse. As namely, hunting, hawking, coursing with grey-hounds and the lawes of the lease, shooting in long-bowe or cross-bowe, bowling, tennis, baloone. The whole art of angling, and the vse of the fighting cocke.
    Nichols Okes   Iohn Harison   1631 [1615]

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    PR 17344

  • 2. — Country contentments: or, the husbandmans recreations. Containing the wholesome experiences in which any man ought to recreate himself ... As namely, hunting, hawking, coursing with greyhounds, and the laws of the lease, shooting in longbow or crossbow, bowling, tennis, baloone. The whole art of angling, and the use of the fighting cock.
    W. Wilson   E. Brewster, G. Sawbridge   1654

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  • 3. — Country contentments, or, The husbandmans recreations : containing the wholesome experience, in which any ought to recreate himself, after the toyl of more serious business. As namely, hunting, hawking, coursing with grey-hounds, and the laws of leash, shooting in the long-bow or cross-bow, bowling, tennis, baloon, the whole art of angling, and the use of the fighting cock.
    J. Streater   George Sawbridge   1668

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  • 4. — Country contentments. or, The husbandmans recreations. : Containing the wholesome experience, in which any ought to recreate himself, after the toyl of more serious business. As namely, hunting, hawking, coursing with grey-hounds, and the laws of leash, shooting in the long-bow or cross-bow, bowling, tennis, baloon; the whole art of angling; and the use of the fighting cock.
    George Sawbridge   1675

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