I had never before had a post-horse that went so fast, and I wondered why.
Another great help to our watering places and farmers, would be the repeal of the post-horse tax.
He orders Makar to be transformed into a post-horse, to be used by the police commissioner.
The rates of charge for riding post are settled as follows:—The hire of a post-horse shall be henceforth 3d.
This operation had put the gay old stager into something as much like a gallop as you can hope to get out of a French post-horse.
Then he told me that I must pack up my portmanteau that very afternoon, and start that night by post-horse for West Chester.
He was in the “post-horse duty,” the Squire said—whatever that might mean; and she had money on her own account.
It is worse, when the post-horse or the plow-horse is plunged up to his belly in the river or pond immediately after his work.
It is famed for its tanneries and leather goods, sheepskins and post-horse bells.
In 1808 another act for farming the post-horse duties was passed, modifying somewhat the provisions of the previous act.