Breaking and Riding with Military Commentaries

By: Fillis, James; Translated By Hayes, M.H., F.R.C.V.S.

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Good 3rd edition hard cover, no dj. The complete work of yesteryear applicable to modern horsemanship. Dark green/blue hardcover with gilt titles. Corners bumped and rubbed, head of spine cloth chipped, front inner hinge paper cracked, re-glued, page block tight and going nowhere. Pencil name on fep, occasional pencil underlining, some age-toning to endpapers, no tears. 70 illustrations, 359 pp. This volume comprises in simple and well-chosen terms the author's experiences during sixty years' serious study and hard practical work among horses. Mr. Fillis, acknowledged Throughout Europe as the greatest rider of his time. His instructions provide invaluable study, both for the inexperienced and the practiced horseman. "Those who are anxious to know something more about horsemanship than is implied in mere sticking on would be well advised to study Mr. Fillis's pages. A higher authority there could not be". - The Field Magazine.

Title: Breaking and Riding with Military Commentaries

Author Name: Fillis, James; Translated By Hayes, M.H., F.R.C.V.S.

Illustrator: Photographs and Drawings

Categories: DRESSAGE & EVENTING,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blacklett, Ltd:

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good +

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 29685

Keywords: Dressage, Classical Horsemanship, Jumping, Horse Training, Lateral Flexion,