To Horse! A Treatise on Horses and their Management, Including Chapters on the Training of the Young Horse, Equitation, Hints for Instructors, Bitting and First-Aid Treatment

By: Hitchcock, Captain F.C., M.C.; Foreword By Liet.-Colonel Sir Percy Laurie

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Book Condition: Very Good


Good condition undated hard cover in green cloth boards with bright gilt titles and horse head on backstrip. (Circa 1948) Corners bumped but not severely rubbed, page block tight w/foxing on edge of page block and on a couple of endpapers, title page and dedication page but not within the remaining text. 360 pages plus 16 pp of adverts in rear. Former owner's tidy name on fep ( J. L. Dalryuple). Unclipped original dust jacket shows loss at tips but displays well in new mylar. Illust w/reproductions by Munnings, b/w photos and line drawings from unnamed artist. Chapters Include: Foreword/ Points of the Horse/ Evolution of the Thoroughbred/ The Horse in War/ Part I: Identification and Pedigrees/ Part II: Warrenties/ Stable Management & Stable Construction/ Part I: Care of the Horse/ Part II: Stable Management, Watering and Feeding/ Seat and Hands/ The Aids/ Training/ Jumping/ Styles of Riding/ Bitting and Martingales/ Saddling and Bridling/ Instructing Equitation/ Some Common Ailments and Diseases, and Methods of Treatment Whilst Awaiting Professional Advice/ Appendices/ Index.

Title: To Horse! A Treatise on Horses and their Management, Including Chapters on the Training of the Young Horse, Equitation, Hints for Instructors, Bitting and First-Aid Treatment

Author Name: Hitchcock, Captain F.C., M.C.; Foreword By Liet.-Colonel Sir Percy Laurie

Illustrator: Munnings, Alfred; Photos & Drawings

Categories: HORSEMANSHIP & CARE,

Publisher: London, Hurst & Blackett, LTD.: 1948

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Fair

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 34723

Keywords: Horsemanship, Equitation, Horse Health, Equine Care, Pedigrees, Thoroughbreds, Tack, Points of the Horse.,