"Well, Viscount, there will be in my court-yard this evening a good travelling britzka
, with four post-horses, in which one may rest as in a bed.
has an iron construction and it is designed for riding on mountain routes.
Cattle-pens follow, holding sheep, swine, donkeys, and poultry; then came an open platform with a broken britzka
, followed by a curious-looking nondescript one horse vehicle, containing a fat man in a low-crowned hat, and a versatio or reversible coat, with the preferable side outwards.
drove a rather handsome, smallish spring britzka
, which is the sort driven by bachelors: retired lieutenant colonels, staff captains, all those who are known as gentlemen of the middling sort.
You held the reins and we were riding, you and me, in a one-horse britzka
, for a visit to the big village by the forest.
Just now a young gentleman drove in, swung his britzka
and pair round the courtyard, backed up to the veranda door, and jumped out.