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Creator:
Sidney, Samuel, 1813-1883.
Title(s):

The book of the horse (thorough-bred, half-bred, cart-bred) : saddle and harness, British and foreign / by S. Sidney.

Published/Created:
London ; Cassell Petter & Galpin, [1875?]
Paris ; Cassell Petter & Galpin, [1875?]
New York : Cassell Petter & Galpin, [1875?]
Physical Description:
604 p., [25] leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 1978
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
"With full-page coloured illustrations and numerous wood engravings."
Originally published in 28 fascicles, 1884-1886.
Includes index.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 217
BAC: British Art Center copy: Parts 1-25. In orange wrappers; printed in black on the front and back outsides and insides, pictorial printing of horse scenes on front covers. Brown cloth slip-case; gold lettering on spine: "Cassell's Book of the Horse." All parts have 1 plate of a color lithograph. Part 1: 7 wood engravings in text; Part 2: 7 wood engravings in text; Part 3: 5 wood engravings in text; Part 4: 5 wood engravings in text; Part 5: 5 wood engravings in text; Part 6: 4 wood engravings in text; Part 7: 9 wood engravings in text; Part 8: 2 wood engravings in text; Part 9: 2 wood engravings in text; Part 10: 5 wood engravings in text; Part 11: 4 wood engravings in text; Part 12: 3 wood engravings in text; Part 13: 13 wood engravings in text; Part 14: 10 wood engravings in text; Part 15: 11 wood engravings in text; Part 16: 8 wood engravings in text; Part 17: 3 wood engravings in text; Part 18: 4 wood engravings in text; Part 19: 2 wood engravings in text; Part 20: 2 wood engravings in text; Part 21: 9 wood engravings in text; Part 22: 20 wood engravings in text; Part 23: 9 wood engravings in text; Part 24: 17 wood engravings in text; Part 25: 25 wood engravings in text. Spine height: 12 1/8 inches.
Subject Terms:
Horses -- Breeding.
Horses.
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