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The Compleat Horsman; of Perfect Farrier. In Two Parts. With the Addition of Several Excellent Receiots, by Our Best Farriers; And Directions to the Buyers and Sellers of Horses. Illustrated with Several Copper-Plates. Second Corrected Edition.

Description
This volume is fully bound in speckled/mottled leather boards. Spine has five raised band and is decorated with vases with floral decoration - in the second panel is titlepiece in gilt capitols with double gilt lines "The Complea Horseman Cap.Ball' Pasted onto the top left corner of the front paste-down is a small label with "From the Library of Kenneth Monkman at Shandy Hall" Written in pencil (by KM) on the front free end-page is "Lacks F4, Dd1, Dd2". Written in ink on the reverse of the front free end-page is a previous owners signature "Captn. ? Sanderlands (?) his book". Frontispiece with the full title abridg'd half folded - concertina fold with a plate showing the horse, it's component parts and the necessary equipment for the stable of the same horse. p206 Plate 5: Chapter 26 another fold out concertina. Following the appendix is The Table- An Index to the book.
 
Accession number
CCWSH:1045
Category
Book
 
Author/maker
Publisher
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Date
1706
Dimensions
Width:
128 mm

Height:
192 mm