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 General System of Horsemanship [1970 facsimile]
Cavendish, William, Duke of Newcastle

1970. Cavendish, William, Duke of Newcastle. A General System of Horsemanship. NY: Winchester Press 1970. Facsimile reprint of the London edition of l743. Fwd. by William Steinkraus, technical commentary by E. Schmit-Jensen. 142p + 42 pls. (facsimiles of the original engravings). Very good hardcover in good d.j. (torn edges, soiled). Owner's ink name on front endpaper. One of 1450 copies. ** Large-format reprint of this cornerstone of equestrian literature, much superior to the smaller later reprint. (Wells 1402) Large; shipping/handling will be extra. Please keep this in mind when ordering. [Attingham]. (Item ID: 985)

$125.00

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