1988. Item #16871
Malm, Gerhard A., ed. The Tack Room Journal: 7 assorted issues, 1988-1992. Each, 16p, many line ills. and photos. Very good paperbounds. Address labels. ** Each issue reprints texts and illustrations of vehicles, bits, harness, hames, and other equipment taken from various patent reports, trade catalogues, journals, and the like. Also some ads and occasional articles. An eclectic look at 19th- and early 20th-century horse gear, with useful details. The journal was published quarterly; the full year 1989 is here. Malm was a well-known bit collector and expert on bits.