Breaking and Riding with Military Commentaries


Very good reprint hard cover in brown cloth with bright gilt titles. 70 illustrations, 113th Thousand. The complete work of yesteryear applicable to modern horsemanship. This is the undated wartime edition circa 1940's. VG+ Cloth hardcover in lovely condition, no names, soil within the 160 pg text. Book very good with light foxing on end pps and several of the last pp. Sharp tips and spine ends. Includes a scarce original dust wrapper with small chip at head of spine and closed tear at head of frt panel, now protected in new mylar and displays well. 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; Revised with up-to-date commentaries By Major-General Geoffrey Brooke C.B., D.S.O., M.C.

Illustrator: Photographs and Drawings

Categories: DRESSAGE & EVENTING,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blacklett, Ltd:

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 44706

Keywords: Dressage, Classical Riding, Horsemanship, Training.,