„"Bring forth the horse!" — the horse was brought;
In truth, he was a noble steed,
A Tartar of the Ukraine breed,
Who look'd as though the speed of thought
Were in his limbs.“
— George Gordon Byron English poet and a leading figure in the Romantic movement 1788 - 1824
Mazeppa http://readytogoebooks.com/MZP21.htm (1819), stanza 9.