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A general system of horsemanship / William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle ; foreword by W.C. Steinkraus ; technical commentary by E. Schmit-Jensen.
Creator:
Newcastle, William Cavendish, Duke of, 1592-1676.
Title:
A general system of horsemanship / William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle ; foreword by W.C. Steinkraus ; technical commentary by E. Schmit-Jensen.
Alternate Title(s):
Methode et invention nouvelle de dresser les chevaux. English
Edition:
A facsimile of the London edition of 1743.
Published/Created:
New York : Winchester Press, 1970.
Physical Description:
[12], viii, [1], 12-142, [102] p. : ill. ; 34 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF309 .N4913 1743a+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Facsimile title page: A general system of horsemanship in all it's branches: containing a faithful translation of that most noble and useful work of his Grace, William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle, entitled, The manner of feeding, dressing, and training of horses for the great saddle ... With all the original copper-plates. Vol. I. London: Printed for J. Brindley, Bookseller to His Royal Highness the Prince of Wales, in New Bond-Street. MDCCXLIII.
Translation of: Methode et invention nouvelle de dresser les chevaux.
Limited edition of 1450 copies.
BAC: British Art Center copy is bound in publisher's original brown cloth; with dust jacket.
Subject Terms:
Dressage.
Horsemanship.
Winchester Press.
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