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.

Historic Books on Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry
Dingley, Pauline

Dingley, Pauline. Historic Books on Veterinary Science and Animal Husbandry: The Comben Collection in the Science Museum Library. London: HMSO 1992. 183p, ca. 80 ills. Very good hardcover in very good d.j. (faded). Two small stains on front endpaper; else internally as new. ** Catalogue of over 900 printed books and pamphlets on farriery, animal husbandry, and veterinary science, from 1514 on, with notes on textual and bibliographical features. Includes all domestic animals, with a focus on horses and cattle. Chiefly British works. The collection was assembled by the late veterinarian and antiquarian bookseller Norman Comben. (Published at $85.00). (Item ID: 6397)


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