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" ... antagonist, or else have done so before they enter. This, I imagine, they do, to prevent a dislocation of the hand or fingers. Their blows are directed chiefly to the head ; but sometimes to the sides ; and are dealt out with great activity. They... "
An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands, in the South Pacific Ocean ... - Side 327
af William Mariner - 1817
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A General Collection of the Best and Most Interesting Voyages and ..., Bind 11

John Pinkerton - 1812
...and to give him another very fmart one with the other hand backward. The boxing matches feldom laft long ; and the parties either leave off together, or one acknowledges his being beat. But they never fing the fong of viftory in thefe cafes, unlefs one ftrikes his adverfary to the ground ; which ihews,...
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A general history and collection of voyages and travels ..., Oplag 30–32

General history - 1814
...directed chiefly to the head ; but sometimes to the sides ; and are dealt out with great activity. They shift sides, and box equally well with both hands. But one of their favourite and most dextrous blows, is, to turn round on their heel, just as they have struck their antagonist, and to...
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An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands, in the South Pacific ..., Bind 2

William Mariner - 1817
...out before, the other behind ; and hold" ing a piece of cord in one hand, which they " wrap firmly about it when they find an an" tagonist, or else have...round on their heel just as they " have struck their nntagonist, and to give him " another very smart one with the other hand. " backward. " The boxing...
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An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands in the South Pacific ..., Bind 1

William Mariner - 1817 - 872 sider
...directed chiefly to the head, but " sometimes to the sides ; and are dealt out " with great activity. They shift sides, and " box equally well with both hands....to give him " another very smart one with the other baud, " backward. " The boxing matches seldom last long ; and " the parties either leave off together,...
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An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands in the South Pacific ..., Bind 2

William Mariner, John Martin - 1817 - 412 sider
...head, but " sometimes to the sides ; and are dealt out " with great activity. They shift sides, aad " box equally well with both hands. But one " of their favourite and most dextqrous blows " is, to turn round on their heel just as they " have struck their antagonist, and...
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An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands in the South Pacific Ocean ...

William Mariner, John Martin - 1818
...directed chiefly to the head, but " sometimes to the sides; and are dealt out " with great activity. They shift sides, and " box equally well with both hands....antagonist, and to give him " another very smart one with the.other hand, " backward. " The boxing matches seldom last long; and " the parties either leave off...
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An Account of the Natives of the Tonga Islands, in the South Pacific Ocean

William Mariner - 1820 - 461 sider
...directed chiefly to the head, but sometimes to the sides ; and are dealt out with great activity. They shift sides, and box equally well with both hands....favourite and most dexterous blows is, to turn round on * Nor with any body else in wrestling, but he may box with any one : if he had been beateu in boxing,...
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A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Arranged ..., Bind 15

Robert Kerr - 1824
...directed chiefly to the head ; but sometimes to the sides ; and are dealt out with great activity. They shift sides, and box equally well with both hands. But one of their favourite and most dextrous blows, is, to turn round on their heel, just as they have struck their antagonist, and to...
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The Voyages of Captain James Cook: Illustrated with Maps and Numerous ...

James Cook - 1842
...directed chiefly to the head ; but sometimes to the sides ; and are dealt out with great activity. They shift sides, and box equally well with both hands....another very smart one with the other hand backward. The boxing-matches seldom last long; and the parties either leave off together, or one acknowledges his...
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The English Circumnavigators: The Most Remarkable Voyages Round the World by ...

David Laing Purves - 1874 - 831 sider
...sides, and are dealt out with great activity. They shift sides, and box equally well with both hand«. But one of their favourite and most dexterous blows...boxing matches seldom last long, and the parties either leavo olf together, or one acknowledges his being beaten. But they never sing the song of victory in...
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