1979. Item #15959
Nowicka-Posluszna, Anna. Sierakow: Panstwowe Stado Ogierow 1829-1979. 1979. 128p, over 20 photos + 9 long genealogies. Very good paperbound in good d.j. (rubbed). Laid in: several loose pages of 22 modern color photos of stallions and activities at the stud farm. Main text in Polish; historical summaries and captions in English, German, and Russian. ** History, practices, and bloodlines of Poland's oldest state stud farm, Sierakow, published for its 150th anniversary. Traditionally the stud focused on half-Thoroughbreds and the Wielkopolska (Poznan or Great Poland) horse. Today it also stands stallions of other regional breeds that are used for riding, driving, and competitive sport. Scarce. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.