Breaking and Riding


6th edition hard cover in rust cloth covered boards with gilt titles. Spine ends bumped, tips remain sharp, no names, tears or soil in the 359 pp text. Price clipped dust jacket is complete save for the clip, and proper to the volume (6th ed) and displays beautifully in new mylar. The complete work of yesteryear applicable to modern horsemanship. This volume comprises in simple and well-chosen terms, the author's experiences during sixty years' serious study and hard practical work among horses. Mr. Fillis is acknowledged throughout Europe as the greatest rider of his time. His instructions provide invaluable study, both for the inexperienced and the practiced horseman. "Those who are anxious to know something more about horsemanship than is implied in mere sticking on would be well advised to study Mr. Fillis' pages. A higher authority there could not be". - The Field Magazine.

Title: Breaking and Riding

Author Name: Fillis, James; Translated By Hayes, M.H., F.R.C.V.S.; Revised with up-to-date Commentaries by Major-General Geoffrey Brooke, C.B., D.S.O., M.C. Applicable to Modern Horsemanship.

Illustrator: Photographs and Drawings

Categories: DRESSAGE & EVENTING,

Edition: Sixth Edition

Publisher: London, Hurst and Blackett, Ltd:

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 46183

Keywords: Dressage, Classical Horsemanship, Jumping, Horse Training, Lateral Flexion,