1969. Item #8109
Saint-Phalle, Capitaine de [Jacques]. Dressage et Emploi du Cheval de Selle. Paris: Crepin-Leblond 1969 (1st pub. 1899). 262p, a few line ills. + 8p of photos. Good hardcover (covers scuffed overall, old tape on front endpaper; internally very good). No d.j. (as issued?). In French. ** On schooling and riding the horse in flatwork, jumping, and haute ecole. Annotated reissue of the revised 1904 edition, with commentary by Jean Roulin. Saint-Phalle, who died mid-career, was a brilliant horseman in the tradition of Baucher and L'Hotte. (Wells 6588).