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pasture-grounds

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  • But no corn-fields or enclosed pasture-grounds on the side of the lake showed that provident attention to comfort and subsistence which usually appeared near the houses of the greater, and even of the lesser barons.

    The Monastery

  • They are probably induced to make this migration by the increased rapidity of the current dislodging them from their old pasture-grounds higher up the river.

    Missionary Travels and Researches in South Africa

  • We saw plenty of the fine race of domestic cattle descended from the Bos banteng of Java, driven by half naked boys, or tethered in pasture-grounds.

    The Malay Archipelago

  • Desirous to refresh his horse in some good pasture-grounds, and to draw off his army, he ordered his guides to conduct him to the district of

    The Lives of the Noble Grecians and Romans

  • To El Moeyleh, where are fine pasture-grounds and good water: here the caravan halts for the night, and remains till the next evening.

    Travels in Arabia

  • Arabic verse, apud Yacut, vol.ii. p. 968: β€œIn summer our pasture-grounds are in the country of Nakhla, within the districts of al-Zayma and Sola.”

    Personal Narrative of a Pilgrimage to Al-Madinah and Meccah

  • Hence man pasture-grounds and even many canefields have to be made productive agai and bulldozed and harrowed.

    CASTRO ADDRESSES STEELWORKERS IN HAVANA

  • He clambered the steep hill-side, and sinking exhausted beneath a smitten tree, enjoyed the picturesqueness of the scene; the meadows, the streams, the pasture-grounds, the dappled herds, the sereneness of the summer skies, cleft by the wing of the musical lark, in all their purity of blue.

    The Knickerbocker, or New-York Monthly Magazine, February 1844 Volume 23, Number 2

  • It was formerly owned and occupied by the Skagit Indians, a large tribe, who had several villages there, and fine pasture-grounds; their name being still retained by the prominent headland at the southern extremity of the island.

    Life at Puget Sound: With Sketches of Travel in Washington Territory, British Columbia, Oregon and California

  • Beyond the immediate neighbourhood, over the whole province or "Government" of Astrakhan, stretches the vast land of the Steppe, the wide and thin pasture-grounds on which the Tartar tribes roam at will with their flocks; a pastoral set of men; without fixed homes, and, in our sense of the word, without laws; and yet perfectly harmless and peaceful -- exempt, at least till very lately, from military service, and only paying

    Russia As Seen and Described by Famous Writers

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