References in classic literature ?
By the crescent upon it, it should be the second son of old Sir Hugh, who had a bolt through his ankle at the intaking of Romorantin, he having rushed into the fray ere his squire had time to clasp his solleret to his greave.
Yet I will not deny that at the intaking of a town it is well to have good store of bombards.
Sherlock Holmes bent down to it, and instantly rose again with a sharp intaking of the breath.