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Hardcover with dust jacket
From Bateman Books

This is a large and seriously cool book chocka-block with info about the vast range of horse breeds and uses, from working through to pleasure and everything in-between, history through the years. Some rock stars of equestrian sport incl Lucinda Green/Pryor-Palmer, Olympians, European Dressage riders incl. Reiner Klimke and other past Champions.
Some great small, full and fold-out pictures & diagrams + overlays with horse anatomy. Foreword by Prince Philip.

Very good over-all condition; has only been flicked through.
There's a few marks: cover & top page edges have spider poo including a small number of marks to hard cover.
Dust jacket: some scratches, a light tear, yellowing spots & spider poo's inside. Slightly musty from disuse

Part 1 THE NATURAL HISTORY OF THE HORSE
Evolution. The body of the horse. How the horse moves, how the horse behaves. How the horse breeds.

Part 2
THE HISTORICAL RELATIONSHIP OF HORSE AND MAN
From the Ice Age to World War Two.

Part 3
HORSE AND MAN TODAY
Horses at work in the modern world. Equestrian sports. Hunting on horseback. Racing. Dressage. Jumping. The three-day event. The sport of driving. High school. Leisure time riding. The last of the equestrian peoples.

Part 4
GLOSSARY OF EQUESTRIAN TERMS

Measurements
Length: 34 cm
Width: 25.4cm
Depth: 4cm
Weight: 2875grams

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  • Seller location: Auckland City, Auckland, NZ

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