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  • 1); strange social upheavals may be seen: the poor 2 set in high places, the rich cast down, slaves on horseback, princes on foot (x.
  • It was hunted in England and in Europe on foot and on horseback with dogs, while the weapon of attack was always the spear.
  • Carriage duties in carts and on horseback were also apportioned according to the time they took as a part of the week-work.
  • As a young commander of cavalry (praefectus alae) he wrote in his winter-quarters a work on the use of missiles on horseback (de jaculatione equestri), with some account of the points of a good horse (viii.
  • He may have had other reasons than the practice of the ancients for dining late and performing his journeys on horseback instead of in a carriage.
 

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