Horses and Horsemanship

By: Ensminger, M.E., B.S., M.A., Ph.D.

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Book Condition: Fine


Fine condition 4th edition hard cover in orange/green illustrated boards with sharp tips and lightly bumped spine ends. Internally tight and bright w/former owner's embossed ownership stamp on fep. VG professionally reproduced dj in new mylar displays well. Hefty book with a 2" thick spine is a comprehensive volume of 907 historical and informative pages nicely enhanced by black and white photographs and illustrations. Contents include: History and Development of the Horse industry/ Functional Anatomy of the Horse/ Selecting and Judging Horses/ Determining the Age and Height of Horses/ Unsoundnesses and Stable Vices/ The Horse in Action/ Types and Classes of Light Horses According to Use/ Types and Classes of Work Horses and Mules/ Breeds of Light Horses/ Breeds of Draft Horses, Jacks and Donkeys/ Breeding Horses/ Feeding Horses/ Buildings and Equipment for horses/ Horse Health, Disease Prevention, and Parasite Control/ Horsemanship; Management/ Business Aspects of Horse Productions/ Glossary of Horse Terms/ Energy Terms and Feed Composition/ Animal Units/ Weights and Measures/ Gestation Table/ All time top Sales; US and World Records for Thoroughbreds/ Breed Registry Associations/ Breed Magazines/ Leading Money Winning Thoroughbreds and Standardbreds/ State colleges of Agriculture and Practices and Problems of Horsemen/ Index.

Title: Horses and Horsemanship

Author Name: Ensminger, M.E., B.S., M.A., Ph.D.

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: HORSEMANSHIP & CARE,

Edition: Fourth Edition

Publisher: IL, The Interstate Printers and Publishers Inc: 1969

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good +

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 38939