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" I caused the keeper to sever the rascal deer from the bucks of the first head. Now, sir, a buck the first year is a fawn, the second year a pricket, the third year a sorel, the fourth year a sore, the fifth a buck of the first head, the sixth year a complete... "
The Compleat Sportsman; in Three Parts, Etc - Page 78
by Giles Jacob - 1718
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The Gentleman's Recreation: In Four Parts, Viz. Hunting, Hawking, Fowling ...

Nicholas Cox - England - 1721 - 586 pages
...f. The Names of the Beafts ef Chafe according to their Agit. The firft. is the BUCK. •• . He is called the firft Year, a Fawn. The fecond Year, a Pricket. The third Year, a Sore/. The fourth Year, a Swe. The fifth Year, a Buck of the frft Head. The fixth Year, a Gmtf The...
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The Game Law, Or, a Collection of the Laws and Statutes Made for the ...

Great Britain - Fishery law and legislation - 1722 - 298 pages
...Beaft of the Foreft, but it is a Beaft of Chafe. 4l/. 316. The The Proceeds of the Buck and Doe; the firft Year a Fawn, the fecond Year a Pricket, the third Year a Sorel, thefourth Year a Sore, the fifth Year a Buck of the firft Head. The Proceeds of the Hart and HindJ...
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Much ado about nothing. The marchant of Venice. Love's labour lost. As you ...

William Shakespeare - 1747 - 502 pages
...Concerning the beafis if chafe, whereof the Buck, keing the firft, is called as follavieth ; the fir ft year a Fawn ; the fecond year a Pricket ; the third...the fourth year a Sore ; the fifth year , a buck of thefrji head, Sec. Manhood qf the Laws of the Foreft, p. 44. ver'd upon the mellowing of occafion ;...
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Cassell's illustrated Shakespeare. The plays of ..., Part 178, Volume 1

William Shakespeare - 1864 - 752 pages
..." The Return from Parnassus," 1606, as follow : — "A buck is the first year, a fawn : the second welvemonth ! well, befall what will befall, I'll jest a twelvemonth in я hospital. Pria. [To the K first head ; the sixth year, a complete buck." 30. Haud credo. The pedagogue rejoins in Latin— *...
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A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume 9

William Carew Hazlitt - English drama - 1874 - 588 pages
...and even fishes; the female is called a head. Now, sir, a buck the first year is a fawn, the second year a pricket, the third year a sorel, the fourth year a sore, the fifth a buck of the first head, the sixth year a complete buck ; as likewise your hart is the first year...
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A Select Collection of Old English Plays, Volume 9

William Carew Hazlitt - English drama - 1874 - 590 pages
...the bucks of the first head. Now, sir, a 'buc'k the first year is a fawn, the second year a prieket, the third year a sorel, the fourth year a sore, the fifth a buck of the first head, the sixth year a complete buck ; as likewise your hart is the first year...
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Collections for a History of Staffordshire, Volume 5, Part 1

Staffordshire (England) - 1884 - 230 pages
...of the buck is the same as that of the stag. A buck of the first year is called a fawn. The second year a pricket. The third year a sorel. The fourth year a sore. The fifth year a buck. The season of the roebuck began at Easter, and lasted till Michaelmas. The season of the roe began...
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The Diary of Master William Silence: A Study of Shakespeare & of Elizabethan ...

Dodgson Hamilton Madden - Literary Criticism - 1897 - 408 pages
...fawn. In the strict language of venery. the male is calie.1 in ' the first year a fawn, the second year a pricket, the third year a sorel, the fourth year a sore, the fifth year a buck of the first head, the sixth year a great buck,' — Gentleman's Recreation. * Mids. N. Dr. iv. 1. 108. ready...
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William Shakespeare, His Family and Friends

Charles Isaac Elton, Andrew Lang - 1904 - 552 pages
...being the first, is called as followeth: the first year a Fawn, the second year a Pricket, the third a Sorel, the fourth year a Sore, the fifth year a Buck of the first head, the sixth a Buck or a Great Buck. 1 "Truly, Master Holofernes, the epithets are sweetly...
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The Return from Parnassus: Or, The Scourge of Simony

William Henry Oliphant Smeaton - Return from Parnassus - 1905 - 180 pages
...rascal deer, from the bucks of the first head. Now, sir, a buck the first year is a fawn, the second year a pricket, the third year a sorel, the fourth year a sore, the fifth a buck of the first head, the sixth year a complete buck : as likewise your hart is the first year...
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