Having had a long morning's ride, our first day's battue was closed early.
The Indian assured him that it was not the first battue of the kind he had made.
His burghers were ready to "go on the battue of Englishmen," when he gave the word.
A battue of Communards is obviously superior to a battue of pheasants.
When nearer still the battue and stampede commenced, and the scene was then wild and confusing in the extreme.
The battue in Ettrick Forest, for the destruction of the foxes.
From the beginning of the battue it was easy to see that the hunt would be a good one.
I hate a battue, and call it sport I cannot, and never will.
This battue cost the lives183 of a great number of beaters, who succumbed to the fatigue of the operations.
I went hunting with no company but the two hundred gamekeepers for the battue.