Title The Young Horsewoman's Compendium of the Modern Art of Riding (Sidesaddle)
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall
Publisher NH Yesteryear Publishing Co 1992
Seller Id 28515
122 pp frontis and 3 plates, A limited edition of 500 hand numbered copies this being number 289, first published in 1827 comprising a progressive course of lessons designed to give ladies a secure and graceful seat on horseback, this reprint was commissioned by The International Side-Saddle Organization in 1992 and is now out of print. Stunning copy with former owner's address label on the fep. Internally crisp and unread. Perfect for gift giving. Contents include: Approaching a Horse, Putting a Lady on Horseback, Assisting a Lady Off Her Horse, Of the Reins, Of the Position of the Body, Of the Bridle Hand, Of the Walk, Of the Stop, Of the Turn, Reining Back, Of the Trot, Of the Canter, or Short Gallop, Leaping, Riding on the Wrong Side, Rules to be Observed on the Road, Other Remarks, Of Saddling and Bridling Ladies Horses.