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.

The Davis or Richmond Hill Black Hawk Morgan! [original broadside]
Coates, O.A. [proprietor]

Coates, O.A. [proprietor]. The Davis or Richmond Hill Black Hawk Morgan! Bothwell [Ontario]: "Saturday Review" 1870. Original broadside, ca. 8 x 13 inches. Unfolded, matted, shrinkwrapped. There are some small random marks that may be may be printing or writing on the other side, or they may be due to old offsetting. With two handwritten changes. ** Black Hawk, then aged about 12, was standing at Wardsville, Ontario. This is a very full broadside, with many details on the horse's prizes, his traveling schedule, pedigree, credentials (testimonials), speed records, and terms of service. "While in Canada he was awarded first prize at numerous faris. His stock was good" (American Morgan Register, 2:42). Very scarce Canadian broadside, in nice condition. No copies found in WorldCat or the Canadian National Catalogue. Shipping/handling may be extra. (Item ID: 14502)

$500.00

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