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" In winter foot-ball is a useful and charming exercise. It is a leather ball about as big as one's head, fill'd with wind. This is kick'd about from one to t'other in the streets, by him that can get at it, and that is all the art of it. "
M. Misson's Memoirs and Observations in His Travels Over England: With Some ... - Seite 307
von Henri Misson, Maximilien Misson - 1719 - 367 Seiten
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Observations on Popular Antiquities: Chiefly Illustrating the Origin ..., Band 2

John Brand - 1841
...as hig as one's head, filled with wind. This is kick'd ahout from 'one to t'other in the streets, hy him that can get at it, and that is all the art of it." FAYLES. NARES, in his Glossary, 4to. Lond., 1S22, says, " Fayles, a kind of game at tahles. ' He's...
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Observations on the Popular Antiquities of Great Britain: Chiefly ..., Band 2

Brand - 1849
...foot-ball is a useful and charming exercise. It is a leather ball about as big as one's head, filled with wind. This is kick'd about from one to t'other in the streets, by him than can get at it, and that is all the art of it." FAYLES. NARES, in his Glossary, 1822, says: " Fayles,...
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Social Life in the Reign of Queen Anne: Taken from Original Sources, Band 1

John Ashton - 1882
...' In Winter Foot-balls is a useful and charming Exercise. It is a Leather Ball about as big as ones Head, fill'd with Wind : This is kick'd about from...t'other in the Streets. by him that can get at it, and this is all the Art of it.'2 Skating, although practised here in the time of FitzStephen, had fallen...
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Topography and Natural History of Lofthouse and Its Neighborhood ..., Band 2

George Roberts (of Lofthouse, Yorkshire.) - 1885
...leather ball about as big as one's head, filled with wind. This is kicked about from one to t' other in the streets by him that can get at it, and that is all the art of it." There were usually stalls, with toys and sweetmeats, and other accompaniments of a village feast. Some...
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Morley: Ancient and Modern

William Smith (F.S.A.S.) - 1886 - 322 Seiten
...leather ball, about as big as one's head, fill'd with wind. This is kick'd about from one to t' other in the streets, by him that can get at it, and that is all the art of it. Amongst other amusements once popular in Morley, was a game called the " Bear and Tenter," an interesting...
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Scribner's Magazine

Edward Livermore Burlingame, Robert Bridges, Alfred Sheppard Dashiell, Harlan Logan - 1911
...Misson seems, however, to have been but little impressed with it. He writes as follows: "It is kicked about from one to tother in the streets by him that can get it, and that is all the art of it." Little girls lavished their affections on very clumsy and shapeless...
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Touchers and Rubs on Ye Anciente Royale Game of Bowles: A Series of Notes ...

Humphrey J. Dingley - 1893 - 100 Seiten
...filled with wind, about as big as one's head. This is kicked about the streets from one to tother, by him that can get at it, and that is all the art of it." Charles I., 1642, was engaged in the game of goff 1 on Leith Links when the news of the Irish Rebellion...
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Child Life in Colonial Days

Alice Morse Earle - 1899 - 418 Seiten
..." In winter football is a useful and charming exercise. It is a leather ball about as big as one's head, fill'd with wind. This is kick'd about from one to tother in the streets, by him that can get it, and that is all the art of it." That is all the art of it ! I can imagine the sentiments of the...
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Observations on Popular Antiquities Chiefly Illustrating the Origin of Our ...

John Brand, Henry Ellis - 1900 - 807 Seiten
..." In Winter Foot-Ball is a useful and charming Exercise. It is a Leather Ball about as big as one's Head, fill'd with Wind. This is kick'd about from...streets, by him that can get at it, and that is all the ait of it." It is hard to determine the period at which the game originated ; but it appears among...
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Brand's Popular Antiquities of Great Britain: Faiths and Folklore; a ..., Band 1

John Brand, Henry Ellis, William Carew Hazlitt - 1905
...In winter foot-ball is a useful ana charming exercise. It is a leather ball about :i - lik: as one's head, fill'd with wind. This is kick'd about from...that can get at it, and that is all the art of it." There is a proverb : "All fellows at football," which means that it is a case where every man must...
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