The Horseman's Bedside Book

By: Talbot-Ponsonby, J.A.

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Book Condition: Near Fine


Near fine first edition hard cover in very good dust wrapper in new mylar showing light sunning along backstrip, bit of rubbing at tips. 224 pp text clean w/name on fep. Britain's leading riding instructor has edited this compilation of 16 light-hearted essays which have been contributed by a team outstanding equestrian writers. Their most readable, yet frequently helpful articles are backed up by a brilliant collection of photographic illustrations. Contents Include: From Point-to-Point by Michael Williams/ Riding For the Million by Lieut.-Colonel C.E.G. Hope/ The Romance of Show Jumping by Capt. G.H.S. Webber/ Polo Yesterday and Today by Major John Board/ On Dressing To Go Hunting by A Grandmother/ Hounds by Capt. R.E. WALLACE/ Counter Jumpers! by "Loriner"/ A Day from Buttadoon by T.D. Rootes/ Behind the Scenes by Lieut-Colonel Jack Talbot-Ponsonby/ High Hopes and Hard Graft by John Gross/ The Pony Club by Colonel The Hon. C. Guy Cubbitt/ Foxhunting in the Welfare State by Dorian Williams/ Jockeyship by Lieut.-Colonel Tom Nickalls/ The Equestrian Age of Reason by E. Hartley Edwards/ Clear Round by Lieut.-Colonel J. Hume Dudgeon/ Chestnut and Gumbo by Diana Wainman/ Coaching and Driving by Marilian Watney/ Three Days' Hard by Sheila Wilcox Waddington/ Carclew's First Kadir Cup by Brig. J. Scott Cockburn/ It's Never Too Late by Mrs. V.D.S. Williams/ Everyman's Goal by Pamela Macgregor-Morris/ Foxhunting Begins at Forty by Peter Pasqua/ Meditations on Judging by Colonel G.T. Hurrell/ Mr. Sawyer Rides to Hounds by Col. M.P. Ansell/ Paperchase by Phyllis Hinton/ A Winter's Tale by The Hon. John Lawrence.

Title: The Horseman's Bedside Book

Author Name: Talbot-Ponsonby, J.A.

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: HORSE BREEDS & HISTORY,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, B. T. Batsford, Ltd.: 1964

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 28758

Keywords: Horse Breeds & History, Polo, Fox Hunting, Carriage Driving, Dressage, Show Jumping,