The Young Rider

By: Golden Gorse

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good

Very good 1st edition hard cover in beige boards with matching beige cloth spine show a few small abrasions and light soil, spine ends bumped but tips fairly sharp. Tasteful engraved bookplate on illustrated frt pastedn: Torrence Hunt, His Book. Pencil 1931 Christmas gift ded on half title: Torrence Hunt from Uncle Ned? Page block tight, hinges fine. Heavy stock leaves crisp and slightly age toned with some light foxing on preliminaries. 143 pp. Unclipped pictorial color dust jacket is a professional reproduction showing a 1 1/2" x 1 1/2" chip at foot of frt panel, rubbing and small chips at extremities. The word "The" on title on backstrip is worn but legible, displays ok in new mylar. Illustrations and diagrams. Contents include: My Ponies; How To Make Your Pony Quiet; Seat and Hands; The First Lesson; Good Hands; Out For A Ride; The Pony's Faults and How To Cure Them; The Horse's Character; The Grass-fed Pony; Various Pony Breeds; Buying the Pony; The Child; Saddle and Bridle; Shoeing; Clothes; Veterinary; A Riding Tour; Horses On Grass For Older Beginners; The Riding Holiday and Hunting.

Title: The Young Rider

Author Name: Golden Gorse

Illustrator: Illustrated


Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Country Life: 1928

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 39053

Keywords: Ponies, Riding, London, Lessons, Hunting.,