1881. Item #13996
Anderson, Edward L. How to Ride and School a Horse with a System of Horse Gymnastics. London: W.H. Allen 1881. xx, 95p + 48p of publisher's ads for books issued from the India office. Good hardcover: original cloth, gilt-stamped (rather soiled; spine dull). Rear hinge cracked but binding sound. ** First edition of one of the first books by this progressive American horseman. With a few pages on "When Ladies Ride." (Wells 206) Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.