1988. Item #5058
Mavre, Marcel. Chevaux de trait d'hier et d'aujourd'hui [Work Horses Yesterday and Today.] Paris: Lavauzelle 1988. 128p, many photos + 22 in color. Large paperbound, new in original shrinkwrap. In French. ** History and future of farming with horses in France, also some uses in mines and cities. With material on the national studs, vanished breeds, and current French breeds (Ardennes, Percheron, Comtois, Auxois, Breton, Norman Cob,etc.). With many unusual historical photos, also contemporary color breed photos. An interesting survey. (Published at $35.00, long out of print.).