Item #30840 The Spanish Riding School; Four Centuries of Classic Horsemanship. Hans Handler.

The Spanish Riding School; Four Centuries of Classic Horsemanship

New York: McGraw-Hill, 1972. First edition. Hardcover. 272p, hundreds of old and new ills., including many photos by Erich Lessing, many in color. Jacket is torn at the top; pages age-yellowed; top of covers sunned. Very good and sturdy / fair. Item #30840

A landmark book of the history and activities of the Spanish Riding School--the Lipizzans and their breeding, year-by-year training program, tack and uniforms, performances, the riding school in the context of Austrian history, famous riders, and more. Published to celebrate the school's 400th anniversary. With a portrait gallery of "famous Lipizzaner stallions of our day." Good for a gift. (Wells 3257.1) Large and heavy; shipping/handling will be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering.

Price: $40.00

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