Armin, in the aquot;Two Maids of More-Clacke, aquot; 1609, says : aquot; To play at shuttlecock methinkes is the game now.aquot; It was a favourite amusement with Prince Henry, who died in 1612. In his aquot; Horas ... A somewhat similar amusement is mentioned in the Journal of the Asiatic Society for 1835, as followed in Bengal. The game is now known ... Wallis, in his essays on the Privileges of the University of Oxford, aquot; printed in aquot; Collectanea Curiosa, aquot; notices that by a charter of 37 Hen. VI. the Chancelloranbsp;...
|Title||:||Brand's Popular Antiquities of Great Britain|
|Author||:||John Brand, Sir Henry Ellis, William Carew Hazlitt|