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. Watch this space for a forthcoming selection of books related to this theme.

La Comedie a Cheval
Cler, Albert

Cler, Albert. La Comedie a Cheval ou manies et travers du monde equestre.... Paris: Ernest Bourdin, n.d. [1842]. 155p, many line ills. by Charlet, T. Johannot, Eug. Giraud, and A. Giroux. Very good hardcover (contemporary marbled boards, leather spine; original paper covers bound in). Spine faded, covers shelf-rubbed. In French. ** Humorous observations on racing, gentlemen riders, cavalry officers, stud farm managers (the primary requirement is not to like horses), etc. A popular work, further enlivened by the leading French illustrators of the day. (Mennessier de la Lance 1:286, Wells 1536) Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Item ID: 13953)

$75.00

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