1900. Item #16961
No author. The Harness Makers' Guide. Walsall: Office of "Saddlery and Harness" 1900. 60p (including 2p of ads), several line ills. Poor stapled paperbound: front cover missing, back cover detached and torn, overall worn and soiled. Content is complete. Scarce in any condition; priced accordingly. ** "Containing the lengths for cutting and making harness, bridle work, straps, &c., shewing the cost of manufacture." Tables for estimating the leather and metal materials needed for many kinds of harness--pit, hansom cab, gig, funeral carriage, American buggy, fire engine, donkey, goat, etc. Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate.