The Horse Book A Practical Treatise on the American Horse Breeding Industry As Allied To The Farm

By: Johnstone, J.H.S.

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Book Condition: Fair


1914 1st edition hardcover in blue-green worn and rubbed cloth, rubbed at tips. Former owners names/dedications on endpps. National Sporting Library donation plaque on inside frt cover. Front hinge starting but page block tight and holding fine. All there but not pretty. 298 pp. Origins of the Horse, Heredity as a Force, The Stallion - Desirable Points and Faults, Embryology - Impregnation - Conception, Management of the Stallion, Management of Brood Mares and Foals, Fitting for Sale - Market Classes - Trade Terms, Fitting for Show and Showing, The Breeds, What is a Breed?, Draft Types, The French Group, The British Group, The Light Breeds, The Coach Breeds, The Saddle Breeds, The Pony Breeds, Range Horses, Three Famous Stallions, McQueen, Holland Major and Brilliant, Hygiene - Unsoundness - Disease, Appendix - The foot of the draft horse and his shoeing.

Title: The Horse Book A Practical Treatise on the American Horse Breeding Industry As Allied To The Farm

Author Name: Johnstone, J.H.S.

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: DRAFT & WORKING HORSES,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: IL, The Breeder's Gazette: 1914

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Fair

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Cloth

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 25931

Keywords: DRAFT HORSE BREEDS,