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" Sherrif rode a bay mare, that, having been thoroughly trained to these encounters, was perfect at her work. Slowly and coolly she advanced towards her wary antagonist, until within about eight or nine yards of the elephant's head; the creature never moved,... "
The Country Gentleman's Magazine - Page 110
by Simpkin Marshall & Co. - 1868
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Supplement to the Courant, Volume 35

1862
...will be no case of a "spill" or a broken bone, but of instant death by crushing?— "Rodur Sherrif rode a bay mare, that, having been thoroughly trained to these encounters, v. .is perfect at her work. Slowly and coollv she advanced towards her wary antagonist, until within...
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The Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia: And the Sword Hunters of the Hamran Arabs

Sir Samuel White Baker - Africa - 1867 - 596 pages
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who might give him a good chance. Rodur Sherrif rode a bay mare, that, having been thoroughly trained...elephant's head ; the creature never moved, and the raise en scene was beautiful ; not a word was spoken, and we kept our places amidst utter stillness,...
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The Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia: And the Sword Hunters of the Hamran Arabs

Sir Samuel White Baker - Ethiopia - 1867 - 596 pages
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who might give him a good chance. 1'odur Sherrif rode a bay mare, that, having been thoroughly trained...towards her wary antagonist, until within about eight or ninr yards of the elephant's head ; the creature never moved, and the mise en scdne was beautiful ;...
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Hamran Arabs

Sir Samuel White Baker - Nile River - 1868 - 413 pages
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who might give him a good chance. Eoder Sheriff rode a bay mare, that, having been thoroughly trained...elephant's head ; the creature never moved, and the mise en sc&ne was beautiful ; not a word was spoken, and we kept our places amidst utter stillness, which was...
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Exploration of the Nile Tributaries of Abyssinia: The Sources, Supply, and ...

Sir Samuel White Baker - Blue Nile River (Ethiopia and Sudan) - 1868 - 624 pages
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who might give him a good chance. Roder Sherrif rode a bay mare, that having been thoroughly trained...elephant's head; the creature never moved, and the mtse en scdne was beautiful ; not a word was spoken, and we kept our places amidst utter stillness,...
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The Land of the Lion: Or, Adventures Among the Wild Animals of Africa

Africa - 1876 - 252 pages
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who might give him a good chance. ' Rodur Sheriff rode a bay mare, that having been thoroughly trained...elephant's head. The creature never moved, and the mis-en-scene was beautiful. Not a word was spoken, and we kept our places amidst utter stillness, which...
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Swinton's Supplementary Readers, Volume 4

William Swinton, George Rhett Cathcart - Readers - 1880
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who might give him a good chance. 11. Eoder Sheriff rode a bay mare that, having been thoroughly trained...elephant's head. The creature never moved, and the grouping was beautiful. Not a word was spoken, ajid we kept our places amidst utter stillness, which...
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Standard Supplementary Readers, Book 4

William Swinton, George Rhett Cathcart - Readers - 1880
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who might give him a good chance. 11. Eoder Sheriff rode a bay mare that, having been thoroughly trained...elephant's head. The creature never moved, and the grouping was beautiful. Not a word was spoken, and we kept our places amidst utter stillness, which...
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Stanley and the White Heroes in Africa: Being an Edition from Mr. Stanley's ...

D. M. Kelsey - Africa, Central - 1890 - 823 pages
...quietly waiting an opportunity to make certain of some one who. might give him a good chance. "Roder Sherif rode a bay mare, that, having been thoroughly...elephant's head; the creature never moved, and the mine en scene was beautiful ; not a word was spoken, and we kept our places amidst utter stillness,...
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The Blue Adventure Book: A Collection of Stirring Scenes and Moving ...

Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch - Adventure and adventurers - 1905 - 384 pages
...awaiting an opportunity to make certain of someone who might give him a good chance. Roder Sheriff rode a bay mare, that, having been thoroughly trained...at her work. Slowly and coolly she advanced towards "AWAY WE ALL WENT" (p. 130). her wary antagonist, until within about eight or nine yards of the elephants...
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