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Creator:
Tweedie, W. (William), 1836-1914.
Title(s):

The Arabian horse, his country and people : with portraits of typical or famous Arabians and other illustrations : also a map of the country of the Arabian horse, and a descriptive glossary of Arabic words and proper names / by Major-General W. Tweedie, C.S.I., for many years H.B.M.'s Consul-General, Baghdad, and political resident for the government of India in Turkish Arabia.

Published/Created:
[Edinburgh] ; William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, MDCCCXCIV [1894]
[London] : William Blackwood and Sons, Edinburgh and London, MDCCCXCIV [1894]
Physical Description:
xix, [1], 411, [1] p., [13] leaves of plates : ill., map (folded) ; 32 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF293.A8 T84 1894+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
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Classification:
Books
Notes:
Color map entitled "Map of the country of the Arabian horse", 1894, folded and inserted into a pocket on the rear pastedown.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
BM, 242, col. 804
Podeschi, J.B. Horse and horsemanship, 258
Corrigenda, p. [1] after xix.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original gilt-stamped green cloth.
Subject Terms:
Arabian horse -- Breeding.
Arabian horse.
Arabic language -- Lexicology.
William Blackwood and Sons, publisher.
Form/Genre:
Maps -- 19th century.
Photomechanical prints -- 1894.
Contributors:
William Blackwood and Sons, publisher.
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  • Book first. Country of the Arabian
  • Book second. The breeders of the Arabian
  • Book third. A general view of the Arabian
  • Book fourth. The Arabian at home
  • Conclusion
  • Indexes.

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