On The Box Seat A Manual Of Driving

By: Ryder, Tom

Price: $20.00

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Book Condition: Fine

Gift quality paperback in color photo illustrated glossy card covers showing no wear, no creases, no faults. 180 pp text is crisp, clean and loaded with b/w photography and line drawings on glossy stock. Author, Tom Ryder was editor of The Carriage Journal for fifteen years. Chapters include: Index/ Schooling the Horse to Harness/ Single Harness, A Description of the Parts and Their Uses/ Driving in Single Harness/ Double Harness/ Four-in-Hand, with Notes on the Unicorn, Six-in-Hand and Five-in-Hand/ Handling the Reins/ Tandem Driving/ The Whip and Its Use/ Correct Appointments/ Livery and Uniforms/ Distinctive National and Other Styles of Driving/ Sleighs and Sleighing/ Driving Fast Trotters/ Some Faults of Harness Horses and Accessories/ The Storage and Care of Harness and Carriages/ Some Notes on the Training of Show Harness Horses/ Driving Clubs and Driving Competitions.

Title: On The Box Seat A Manual Of Driving

Author Name: Ryder, Tom

Illustrator: Photographs and Illustrations


Edition: Fourth Edition

Publisher: NJ, Swiveltrees: 1983

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Paperback

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 46346

Keywords: Driving, Competition, Horse Harness, Coaching, Carriage Driving, Racing Harness Horses, Trotters, Pacers, Horse Racing,