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.

The Colonial Quarter Race Horse: America's First Breed of Horses
Mackay-Smith, Alexander

Mackay-Smith, Alexander. The Colonial Quarter Race Horse: America's First Breed of Horses.... Fwd. by Robert Moorman Denhardt. Privately printed [Richmond: Whittet & Shepperson, printers] 1983. xxxiii, 328p, many ills. from many old sources (paintings, books, ads, etc.), some in color. Very good hardcover in d.j. One of 1500 copies, out of series, with a warm presentation from the author. ** Very comprehensive account of American quarter racing ca. 1650-1773: the people, practices, and especially the horses and the influence of their bloodlines on the later Thoroughbred, Planatation Saddle Horse, Standardbred, American Saddlebred, and Tennessee Walking Horse. (Item ID: 6072)

$150.00

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