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.

Equestionnaire [presentation copy, with 3 Paul Brown sketches]
Disston, Harry

Disston, Harry. Equestionnaire: 1000 Questions and Answers for Horsemen. NY: Barnes 1947 (1st pub. 1944). 204p, many ills. by Paul Brown. Fair hardcover (sturdy and clean, but covers rather soiled); lacks d.j. Author's ink presentation on front endpaper: "To Charlie Fleischmann with appreciation for his valued assistance in reviewing several sections of the manuscript. Harry Disston 21st December, 1947". ** Laid in are 3 rough but sure pencil sketches by Brown: an army bugler (initialed P.B.), a timber horse and rider with the profile of a spectator in the foreground (initialed P.B.), and a quick sketch of a crouched figure (a rider or another athlete?). Each on newsprint, 8 1/2 x 11 inches. $150.00[a]. (Item ID: 14638)

$150.00

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