1949. Item #14973
Puhris, M.A. Parallelen des Lebens. Noeis 1949. N.p., several pls., a few in color. Very good hardcover in good d.j. (small tears). In German. ** Collection of 248 worldwide aphorisms, proverbs, nuggets of wisdom, literary excerpts, etc., on riding, the horse, and the rider. The sources include the Bible, Arabian proverbs, Xenophon, Grisone, Pluvinel, etc., on to to Caprilli and Rau, with some German philosophers thrown in. A lovely copy, and an uncommon title. (Not in Wells).