1829. Item #16840
[Clark, Bracy, ed.]. The Farrier and Naturalist; or, Horseman's Chronicle. London: Simpkin and Marshall 1829. Vol. 2, nos. 13-35 (complete). 392p + index, several line ills. Good hardcover (old quarter leather, marbled boards; rubbed). Front cover tender and will probably come off. Binding otherwise sound. ** An early veterinary journal, with much on horses as well as other animals and birds. Includes reprints of books (such as Osmer on lameness), letters to the editor, case reports, book reviews, remedies, shoeing, and the like. The journal was published for three years under three different titles. The editor is uncredited in the journal but is identifed as Bracy Clark in Smith, The Early History of Veterinary Literature. is, $50.00[a].