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.

Peter's Schicksale oder Lebenslauf eines Pferdes
Reichardt, J.M.

Reichardt, J.M., author and illustrator. Peter's Schicksale oder Lebenslauf eines Pferdes. Halle: Reichardt, n.d. [1896]. [48]p, 12 full-page chromolithographed pls. on rectos. Very good stapled hardcover (color-printed boards, rubbed). Presentation copy from Reichardt, dated November 1896. In German Gothic type. ** Life cycle of the horse Peter, probably published for children. Eight lines of verse face each of the striking illustrations. Peter goes from carefree colt to circus horse, cavalry mount, private carriage horse, mistreated cab horse, and worn-out end. Very unusual and scarce. (WorldCat locates 1 copy, in Berlin) Shipping/handling will be extra; please keep this in mind when ordering. (Item ID: 14484)


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