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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:
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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.
STC (2nd ed.), 5797
ESTC, S100322
Podeschi, J.B. Horse and horsemanship, 11
Luborsky & Ingram. 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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