Guide to the Turf

الغلاف الأمامي
 

ما يقوله الناس - كتابة مراجعة

لم نعثر على أي مراجعات في الأماكن المعتادة.

طبعات أخرى - عرض جميع المقتطفات

عبارات ومصطلحات مألوفة

مقاطع مشهورة

الصفحة 143 - The Moor and the Loch. Containing Minute Instructions in all Highland Sports, with Wanderings over Crag and Corrie, Flood and Fell. By JOHN COLQUHOUN.
الصفحة 143 - STEPHENS. The Book of the Farm ; detailing the Labours of the Farmer, Farm-Steward, Ploughman, Shepherd, Hedger, Farm-Labourer, FieldWorker, and Cattleman.
الصفحة 143 - Vol. I. is published, and relates to the Formation and Arrangement of Gardens; the Erection, Heating, Ventilation, and General Detail of Conservatories, Hothouses, Pits, and other Garden Structures ; the Laying out of Flower Gardens, and of the Objects of Nature and Art appropriate to each Style. With 1073 Illustrative Engravings. 50s. Volume II. will contain the Theory and Practice of Gardening in relation to Culture and Management, and is now publishing in Parts, price 5s.
الصفحة 74 - Pharos, and 6 to 1 agst any other. Won by a length and a half; a length between second and third ; Bucksfoot, Barrel, and Cranbourne were next close together, about half a length from the third.—!
الصفحة 143 - TO PURCHASERS OF HORSES. Being a short and . familiar Treatise on the internal formation of the Horse ; the nature of Soundness and Unsoundness ; and the Laws relating to Sale and Warranty ; with Copious Directions for discovering Unsoundness prior to Purchasing. By the same Author. A New Edition, 18mo, 2s.
الصفحة 144 - Moreover, he can receive what he reads with every confidence in his author; for Mr. Johnson is no skilful collector of other men's matter, but a well-tried sportsman, who only recommends what he himself has tested and approved. There is not a breed of shooting dogs, or a part and parcel of the gun, but has due notice and elucidation as to how it should be treated.
الصفحة 74 - Posthoree, and 6 to 1 agst any other. Won by a length ; a length and a half between second and third; the others, all together, were beaten six lengthe.—1 m.
الصفحة 136 - STAKES of 50 sovs. each, for three year olds, colts 8st. 71b., fillies 8st. 41b. ; the winner of the July, Clearwell, Criterion, or Prendergast Stakes at Newmarket
الصفحة 131 - ... sov. out of the stakes, and the third to save his stake...
الصفحة 143 - Without a second's pause of hesitation, we pronounce the book the best extant as an angling guide to the salmon and trout waters of Scotland, and particularly to the famous Tweed and its many tributaries Every angler who has an ambition to become an adept in the art of killing trout and salmon by means of rod and line, should peruse assiduously Mr Stoddart's work.

معلومات المراجع