Horse Back Riding from a Medical Point of View

By: Durant, Ghislani

Price: $75.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Good


Good solid 1878 first edition red cloth hardcover with bright gilt pair of riders on horseback, one gentleman astride, one lady aside riding on cover. Gilt title on spine rubbed but legible, color loss and rubbing at all extremities. Light watermarks at periphery of end papers only, text bright and unaffected with occasional foxing on prelims. 137 pp with 6 pp of adverts in rear including some lovely etchings. One advert is for a riding school where one can purchase twenty riding lessons for $30. Chapters include: Of Movements in the Functions of Life/ Medical Gymnastics/ Mechanism of Horse-Back Riding/ Therapeutic Effects of Horse-Back Riding/ Hygienic Effects of Horse-Back Riding, Origins and Progress of Horse Races

Title: Horse Back Riding from a Medical Point of View

Author Name: Durant, Ghislani

Categories: HORSEMANSHIP & CARE,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: NY, Cassell, Petter & Galpin: 1878

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 12mo - over 6

Seller Id: 44667

Keywords: Horse-Back Riding, Advantages Of, Healthy Lifestyles, Outdoor Sports, Equestrian Sports, Getting Into Shape, Horse Racing.,