The Art of Show Jumping


Lovely 1st edition in dove grey cloth covered boards with red titles on spine. Bit of wrinkling to cloth at edges of frt board only. Tips sharp, not rubbed. Text tight and bright w/dj flaps and 4 photos pasted onto frt pastedn. No names. 100 pp of text profusely illust with b/w photos. Professionally reproduced unclipped pictorial dj shows moderate/heavy surface wear and color loss from storage but all text and four photos are legible, still displays well in new mylar. "Perfection should be the goal for which every rider strives relentlessly. " says T-P. When two or three riders are usually battling it out for the top ribbons, mistakes cannot afford to be made. In this supremely illustrated guide, T-P shares his mastership of show jumping with detail. Emphasis is made on the individual phases of the jump: the approach, the take off, over the fence, the landing and the get away. He discusses correct techniques and style.

Title: The Art of Show Jumping

Author Name: Talbot-Ponsonby, J.A., Lt. Col.; Foreword By Lt.-Col. M.P. Ansell

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: SHOW JUMPING,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: NY, A.S. Barnes & Co.: 1960

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 45819

Keywords: PSUIANNCE WALL, HORSE JUMPNIG, JUMPS, TECHNIQUE, STYLE,