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.

A History of the Percheron Horse [with name index]
Sanders, Alvin Howard, with Wayne Dinsmore

Sanders, Alvin Howard, with Wayne Dinsmore. A History of the Percheron Horse. Chicago: Breeder's Gazette 1917. 602p, many photos of horses and men. Good sturdy hardcover (green cloth, gilt stamped); cover edges rubbed. No d.j. (as issued?). ** Still the most comprehensive American book on the breed's development in America. Hard to use without the index, which follows. Supplied with a photocopy of the long name index, which was issued separately. (We also sell this index by itself; please ask.) (Wells 6622). (Item ID: 2320)


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