1897. Item #13932
Pelagius [F.J. Morgan]. How to Buy a Horse: With Hints on Shoeing and Stable Management. London: Warne, n.d. [ca. 1897]. "Sixth thousand" (first pub. 189-?). 134p. Good hardcover (back stained, spine browned, neatly mended tear to front endpaper). Pictorial cover stamped in black, brown, and gilt. ** Breezy, humorous tips, intended as advice to the author's son on his 21st birthday. Originally printed in an edition of one copy, later commercially published by the son. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Wells 5204).