1847. Item #16785
"A Practical Farrier." The Pocket Farrier, A Treatise on the Veterinary Art; containing the Materia Medica and Pharmacopoeia. Derby, England: Thomas Richardson and Son 1847 (1st pub. 1844). 324p, 2 engraved pls. Very good hardcover (opening pages including frontispiece and pictorial title page foxed). Rebound in plain cloth. Owner's ink name, 1849. ** Pocket-sized guide to stable management, wounds and maladies and their treatment, etc. Uncommon: WorldCat locates 4 copies of the 1844 edition, none of this edition. Photo shows the opening spread, with the tissue guardsheet covering the frontispiece. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.