The Horseman's Companion A Guide to Riding & Horses

By: Rayner, Judy

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Very good 1st edition paperback with color loss on covers from storage. 221 pp text crisp and unmarked. Not a how-to book, but a directory of where to go , primarily in Britain, for various horse sports and pastimes written by a myriad of authors. Includes: 1. RIDING: The History and Work of the British Horse Society/ Riding Schools/ Choosing a Career with Horses/ Pony Clubs/ On Buying a Horse/ Riding Clubs/ Superstitions and the Horse/ Hunting/ Riding for the Disabled. 2. HOLIDAYS AND TREKKING: Holidays on Horseback/ The Pleasures and Pitfalls of Trekking/ Notes on Footpaths and Bridleways/ Trekking and Riding Holiday Centres/ Riding Holidays Abroad/ 3. PONIES, DRIVING, THE HEAVY HORSE & DONKEYS: The British Native Breeds/ Breed Societies in Britain/ Driving - Then and Now/ The Heavy Horse/ Collecting Horsebrasses/ Donkeys/ A History of Saddlery/ Saddlers/ Farriers/ General info/ Useful Books.

Title: The Horseman's Companion A Guide to Riding & Horses

Author Name: Rayner, Judy

Illustrator: Line Drawings

Categories: HORSEMANSHIP & CARE,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Croom Helm: 1974

ISBN Number: 0856642053

ISBN Number 13: 9780856642050

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Soft cover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 15643

Keywords: Collecting Horse Brasses, Donkeys, Riding for the Disabled, Riding Clubs, Foxhunting in England, Fox Hunting, Tack & Saddlery.,