I had never before had a post-horse that went so fast, and I wondered why.
When I dismounted from my post-horse, I hastened to my father's apartment.
Another great help to our watering places and farmers, would be the repeal of the post-horse tax.
It is famed for its tanneries and leather goods, sheepskins and post-horse bells.
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.
The rates of charge for riding post are settled as follows:—The hire of a post-horse shall be henceforth 3d.
He was in the “post-horse duty,” the Squire said—whatever that might mean; and she had money on her own account.
Monsieur Firmiani is altogether mythical; he is like that third post-horse for which we pay though we never behold it.
Then he told me that I must pack up my portmanteau that very afternoon, and start that night by post-horse for West Chester.
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.