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Forester, Frank, 1807–1858
The tricks and traps of horse dealers / by Frank Forester ; Part I.
New York : Dinsmore and Company, 1858.
Physical Description:
70 p. : ill. ; 16 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
HV6698.N5 T75 1858
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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"There is no evidence that ... [the] second part was ever issued."--Van Winkle, W.M. Henry William Herbert ... 1936, p. 67.
With wood-engraved illustrations by Holcomb-Davis, after (Augustus?) Hoppin.
With a frontispiece portrait of the author.
"Number 5. 10 cents"--Cover.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 194
Publisher's advertisements on back of front cover and on front and back of back cover.
BAC: British Art Center copy in original light green paper wrappers printed in black.
Instructions on how to identify and avoid swindlers and swindling in the horse trade.
Subject Terms:
Forester, Frank, 1807-1858 -- Portraits.
Horse dealers -- New York (State) -- New York.
Swindlers and swindling -- New York (State) -- New York.
Publishers' advertisements.
Wood engravings -- 1858.
Hoppin, Augustus, 1828-1896, ill.
Holcomb-Davis (Firm), engraver.

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