Riding and Schooling

By: Timmis, R.S., D.S.O.

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Book Condition: Very Good


Very good 1st edition hardcover in red cloth with a couple of tiny flecks of ink on boards (barely noticeable). Board corners lightly rubbed, spine sunned but title still legible. Ink name on fep. Some moderate foxing throughout. 176 pp, 62 b/w illust. With forwards by Lieut.Gen Sir Charles Kavanagh and Lieut. Gen M.F. Mc Taggart. The author trained and captained the Canadian Equestrian Team for two years and also personally won the George III Gold Challenge Cup at the New York Show 1927 on his horse Bucephalus. Includes chapters on Saddles and Bridles, Saddle Galls and their Treatment, Psychology of the Horse, Seat, Legs and Hands, The Paces and Control of the Horse, Hints for the Rider: Ladies and Children, Jumping, Conformation of the Horse and Balance, Schooling the Horse and Advanced Riding, Teaching the Young Horse to Jump, Horsemastership and Other Matters, Index.

Title: Riding and Schooling

Author Name: Timmis, R.S., D.S.O.

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: HORSEMANSHIP & CARE,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Vinton & Company, Ltd:

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 30382

Keywords: Horsemanship, Show Jumping, Vices, Horse Psychology.,