The History and Romance of the Horse

By: Vernon, Arthur

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Very good reprint hardcover in mustard yellow cloth boards with illustration in a circle of a horsehead on frt panel, no dj. Spine w/brown framed title slightly sunned, Tips and spine ends barely brushed, not frayed. Thick volume of 525 pp. Former owners name stamp on age toned frt paste down. Well illustrated in b/w. Comprehensive history of the horse from the dawn of man to today (c1939). Very attractive, gift quality volume. An amazing chronological history of the horse including descriptions of famous horses in history.

Title: The History and Romance of the Horse

Author Name: Vernon, Arthur

Illustrator: Donnelly, Ernest John

Categories: HORSE BREEDS & HISTORY,

Edition: Reprint

Publisher: NY, Halcyon House: 1941

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 40789

Keywords: Mules, Ponies, Horse Breeds, Horse Racing, Cavalry, Coach Horses, Polo, Foxhunting, Fox Hunting, Field Sports,