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" Oude, and ornamented all over with fish, embroidered in gold, — a device which is here considered a badge of royalty. I was amused by one peculiarity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is going on, a man walks by his side, telling... "
Narrative of a Journey Through the Upper Provinces of India: From Calcutta ... - Page 61
by Reginald Heber - 1828
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The American Quarterly Review, Volume 4

1828
...gold, a device which is here considered a badge of royalty. I was amused by one peculiarity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is going...out,' warning him that the road is rough, slippery, 8tc., all which the animal is supposed to understand, and take his measures accordingly. The mohout...
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American Quarterly Review, Volume 4

Robert Walsh - 1828
...royalty. I was amused by one pecuuuity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is gomg on, a man walks by his side, telling him where to...that the road is rough, slippery, &c., all which the ammal is supposed to understand, and take his measures accordingly. The mohout says nothing, but guides...
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The Friend, Volume 1

Robert Smith - 1829
...even half, or not at all expressed." ed a badge of royality. I was amused by one peculiarity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is going...tread, bidding him "take care,"—" step out," warning 1 him that the road is rough, slippery, 8cc., all which the animal is supposed to understand, and take...
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The Extractor; or Universal repertorium of literature, science ..., Volume 1

1829
...gold, a device which is here considered a badge of royalty. I was amused by one peculiarity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is going...side, telling him where to tread, bidding him ' take care1 — ' step out,' warning him that the road is rough, slippery, Лес., all which the animal...
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The Menageries: Quadrupeds, Described and Drawn from Living Subjects..

James Rennie - 1831
...attendants of the elephant practise a somewha ludicrous mode of assisting the command of the driver. " While the elephant is going on, a man walks by his...to understand, and take his measures accordingly*." This assistance to the mohout is probably, in most cases, an unnecessary parade, arising from the almost...
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Biography of Reginald Heber, Lord Bishop of Calcutta: Abridged for the Use ...

Leonard Crocker Bowles - 1831 - 352 pages
...gold, a device which is here considered a badge of royalty. I was amused by one peculiarity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is going...out,' warning him that the road is rough, slippery, &tc., all which the animal is supposed to understand, and take his measures accordingly. The mohout...
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The Saturday Magazine, Volume 8

1836
...gold, a device which is here considered a badge of royalty. I was amused by one peculiarity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is going...all which the animal is supposed to understand, and to take his measures accordingly. The mahout says nothing, but guides him by pressing his legs to his...
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The churchman's monthly companion, ed. by T.K. Arnold

Churchman - 1844
...— a device which is here considered a badge of royalty. I was amused by one peculiarity, which I had never before heard of; while the elephant is going...The mohout says nothing, but guides him by pressing 1 The country residence of the governor.general. his legs to his neck on the side to which he wishes...
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The Family Library (Harper)., Volume 164

1844
...attendants of the elephant practise a somewhat ludicrous mode of assisting the command of the driver. " While the elephant is going on, a man walks by his...the animal is supposed to understand, and take his meas- ' ures accordingly."* This assistance to the mohout is probably, in most cases, an unnecessary...
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Dwight's American Magazine, Volume 2

Theodore Dwight - 1846
...considered here a badge of royalty. I was amused by one peculiarity which I never heard of before. While the elephant is going on, a man walks by his...telling him where to tread, bidding him ' take care,' 1 step out,' warning him that the road is rough, slippery, die., all which the animal is supposed to...
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