We're delighted to announce that we'll be taking part in the Attingham Trust Study Programme, "The Horse and the Country House," in England in September. We have in stock some of the books on the program's suggested reading list. A selection of them, plus others that may be of interest, are included in "Featured Books" at the bottom of this page. Quantities are very limited. For other titles related to the program's theme, search by the keyword Attingham, or go to "Browse Horses" and then look through the topics Art, Driving (especially other World on Wheels volumes), Farming, Horses in Society & History, and Hunting. We're happy to ship postpaid to Attingham participants within the United States.

Driving [Badminton Library, 1889]
Somerset, Henry Charles [8th Duke of Beaufort]

Driving [Badminton Library, 1889]

1889. Somerset, Henry Charles Fitzroy, 8th Duke of Beaufort. Driving. Boston: Little, Brown, 1889. (Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes) xvi, 426p, many ills. by G.D. Giles and John Sturgess. Pictorial brown cloth. Frontispiece detached. Owner's ink name, 1890. ** First trade edition of this great Victorian work. With chapters by various experts, including Lady Georgiana Curzon on tandem driving. "Probably one of the 10 best general books in its field" (Rittenhouse 9). [Attingham]. (Item ID: 1370)


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