basset of Drayton bore “Gold three piles (or pales) gules with a quarter ermine.”
A few yards, perhaps,” surmised basset, “but not so far as the wharf.
All the young men expressed their acknowledgment—Jack rather fulsomely, basset and Tremayne in a few quiet words.
“I would it were,” said basset, folding his arms beneath his head.
Sometimes a member of the basset family held one or other of the three livings.
“And ours were uncommon men—there is all the difference,” retorted basset.
The basset boy threw down his last half-eagle and carelessly called for the one with a blue border.
A basset, is one of those Hounds, incapable of having a 'wicked eye.'
This brings the compass of the basset horn to a range of four octaves from , actual sounds .
The emergence of strata at the surface is called by miners their outcrop or basset.