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Creator:
Corte, Claudio.
Title(s):

The art of riding : conteining diuerse necessarie instructions, demonstrations, helps, and corrections apperteining to horssemanship, not heretofore expressed by anie other author / Written at large in the Italian toong, by maister Claudio Corte, a man most excellent in this art. Here brieflie reduced into certeine English discourses to the benefit of gentlemen and other desirous of such knowledge.

Additional Title(s):

Cavallarizzo. English

Published/Created:
Imprinted at London : By H. Denham, 1584.
Physical Description:
[12], 112 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF309 .C67 1584
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Classification:
Books
Notes:
A translation into English from the original Italian of: Il cavallarizzo.
Dedication signed by Thomas Bedingfield, the translator.
Signatures: A⁴ [paragraph]² B-P⁴.
Six woodcut diagrams (2 full page) within text; numerous woodcut head- and tail-pieces and initials.
Printed marginalia.
BAC: British Art Center copy in modern binding of gilt tooled brown morocco, by Sangorski and Sutcliffe of London.
Pollard, A.W. Short-title catalogue of books printed in England, Scotland, & Ireland and of English books printed abroad, 1475-1640 (2nd ed.), 5797
English short title catalogue, S100322
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 11
Luborsky, R.S. Guide to English illustrated books, 1536-1603, 5797
Subject Terms:
Dressage -- Early works to 1800.
Horsemanship -- Early works to 1800.
Horses -- Early works to 1800.
Horses -- Training -- Early works to 1800.
Woodcut -- Specimens -- 1584.
Contributors:
Denham, Henry, d. 1589?, printer.
Bedingfield, Thomas, d. 1613.
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