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.

To Amaze the People with Pleasure and Delight: Horsemanship Newcastle
Walker, Elaine

Walker, Elaine. 'To Amaze the People with Pleasure and Delight': The Horsemanship Manuals of William Cavendish, Duke of Newcastle. Xenophon Press 2015 (1st pub. 2010). 197p, 42 old ills. (of varying quality). New paperbound (slight edge wear, as received from the publisher). ** This "first comprehensive study of Newcastle's two horsemanship manuals" examines them in the contexts of the history of horsemanship, the society and culture of his times, and his own turbulent life. A larger, redesigned edition, with a new foreword by Peter Edwards. Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate. (Item ID: 16012)


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