Item #16840 The Farrier and Naturalist; or, Horseman's Chronicle. Bracy Clark, ed.

The Farrier and Naturalist; or, Horseman's Chronicle

London: Simpkin and Marshall, 1829. Hardcover (old quarter leather, marbled boards). Vol. 2, nos. 13-35 (complete). 392p + index, several line ills. Covers rubbed; front cover tender and may eventually come off. Binding otherwise sound and content very good. Old ink owner's name. Good. Item #16840

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, veterinary practice in other lands, 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. Reference copy.

Price: $50.00

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