Reglement pour le Dressage du Cheval d'Armes [1914]

Fillis, James, trans. Reglement pour le Dressage du Cheval d'Armes: Etabli en 1908 par la Commission de l'Ecole d'Application de Cavalerie des Officiers a Saint-Petersbourg. Paris: Flammarion, n.d. [1914]. viii, 156p, 22 line ills. + frontispiece photo of Fillis. Very good hardcover (publisher's binding?). In French. ** Fillis served for several years as chief instructor of the Officers' Cavalry School in St. Petersburg. This manual is based on the Russian cavalary manual (1908), which he has translated and adapted for European use. From basic groundwork to jumping (Caprilli was still on the horizon). Very scarce. Item #447

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