1979. Item #16756
Eisenberg, Le Baron d'. Description du Manege Moderne dans sa Perfection [etc.]. Paris: Roger Dacosta 1979. Facsimile edition of the 1740 edition printed in The Hague. Over 100p, ca. 60 plates after original engravings by B. Picart. Fine hardcover (red leather, gilt stamped). No. 341 of 3000 copies. In French. ** On the manege horse and its schooling through airs above the ground. With texts on suitable horses (Neapolitan, Turkish, etc.) and bitting and bits. A beautiful copy, good for a special gift. Oblong format. Title page printed in red and black. Heavy: shipping/handling may be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering. (Wells 2175 cites original 1727 French edition, but not this one).