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.

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)


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