1934. Item #1411
Beery, Jesse. Prof. Beery's Saddle-Horse Instructions. Pleasant Hill, OH, 1934. Five booklets, each ca. 16-32p, several ills. Very good paperbounds (light shelf soil; pages age browned). ** Complete set of the first edition of this famous correspondence course. Covers basic bitting and riding, "Technique of the Show Ring or How to Show a Saddle Horse" by Mrs. Wilshire Riley, basic conformation, starting colts, gaiting the saddle horse, driving and ranch horses, tricks, etc. Some of the lessons are elementary; others are more detailed. (Wells 688) (We also have separate booklets of this and other Beery titles, if you're seeking to complete your set.) Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate.