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ESSAYS ON SPORTING:
An Account of the Hare Hunting and Courfing of the Ancients, from Xenophon and Arrian :-A Philofophical Enquiry into the Nature and Properties of the Scent :-Remarks on the different Kinds of Hounds, with the Manner of training them :-Directions for the Choice of a Hunter: The Qualifications requifite for a Huntsman :-And other general Rules to be observed in every Contingency incident to the Chace,
An Account of the Vizier's Manner of Hunting in the Mogul Empire.
By WILLIAM BLANE, Efq.
To which is added,
THE CHACE: A POE M.
By WILLIAM SOMERVILE, Efq.
A new Edition, embellished with an elegant Frontispiece and a Vignette.
Ούτω δὲ ἐπιχαρι ἐσι το θηριόν, ὥσε εδεὶς ὅεις οὐκ ἂν ἰδὼν ἔχνευόμενου, ευρισκόμενον, μεταθεόμενον, αλισκόμενον ἐπιλάθοντ ̓ ἂν εἴτε ἐρωη. XENOPH. Cуneg.
My hounds are bred out of the Spartan kind,
Was never halloo'd to, nor cheer'd with horn.
SHAKESPEARE's Midfummer Night's Dream.