Horses in Shakespeare's England
Dent, Anthony

Dent, Anthony. Horses in Shakespeare's England. London: J.A. Allen 1987. 170, many ills. Very good hardcover in very good d.j. Owner's ink name. ** The role of the horse in 1589-1613 Britain, based on contemporary accounts, and how this is reflected in Shakespeare's words and imagery. Covers breeding and management, crime and the law, hunting and warfare, fine art and science, sickness and injury, accoutrements of horse and rider, etc. Very informative. (Item ID: 6105)


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