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Creator:
Freeman, Strickland, 1754?-1821, author.
Title:
Observations on the mechanism of the horse's foot : its natural spring explained, and a mode of shoeing recommended, by which the foot is defended from external injury, with the least impediment to its spring : illustrated by copperplates / by Strickland Freeman, Esq.
Published/Created:
London : Printed by W. Bulmer and Co. for the author, and sold by G. Nicol, bookseller to His Majesty, Pall-Mall, MDCCXCVI [1796]
Physical Description:
[4], viii, 107, [33] pages, 16, 16 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 29 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF907 .F74 1796+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Engravings by William Skelton; after G. Kirtland.
Plates duplicated in outline, and accompanied by leaves of descriptive letterpress.
Signatures: [pi]2 A-O4 P2 + 16 unsigned leaves.
ESTC, T171562
Podeschi, J. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 72
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in diced calf tooled in gilt on front and back covers. Green place-marking ribbon. Lacks half-title.
Subject Terms:
Hoofs -- Anatomy -- Early works to 1800.
Horses -- Anatomy -- Early works to 1800.
Horseshoeing -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- 1796.
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1796.
Contributors:
Kirtland, George, illustrator.
Nicol, G. (George), 1740?-1828, bookseller.
Skelton, William, 1763-1848, engraver.
W. Bulmer and Co., publisher.
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