1939. Item #14737
Harper, Wilhemina, ed. Flying Hoofs: Stories of Horses. Boston: Houghton Mifflin 1939 [1st ed.]. 292p, many small ills. and 3 double-page pls. by Paul Brown. Good clean sturdy hardcover (spine faded; owner's address sticker partly removed); lacks d.j. ** The frontispiece, title page, and 3 double-page illustrations in this first edition are printed in red and black. Collection of fiction and non-fiction about horses and ponies, often taken from longer works. The authors include Will James, Ross Santee, S.P. Meek, Thomas C. Hinkle, Lavinia R. Davis, A.F. Tschiffely, and other popular animal writers of the day. For all ages.