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The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier, Comprising A General Description Of The Noble And Useful Animal, The… by  Richard Mason - 1st Edition 1st Printing - 1828 - from Arroyo Seco Books (SKU: 036890)

The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier, Comprising A General Description Of The Noble And Useful Animal, The Horse; Together With The Quickest And Simplest Mode Of Fattening; Necessary Treatment While Undergoing Excessive Fatigue, Or On A Journey; The Construction And Management Of Stables; Different Marks For Ascertaining The Age Of A Horse, From 3 To 9 Years.-. Also, A Concise Account Of The Diseases To Which The Horse Is Subject; With Such Remedies As Long Experience Has Proved To Be Effectual. Fourth Edition, Enlarged And Improved. To Which Is Added An Appendix, Containing Observations And Receipts For The Cure Of Most Of The Common Distempers Incidnt To Horses, Oxen, Cows, Calves, Sheeps, Lambs, Swine, Dogs... (Earliest American Stud Book)

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The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier, Comprising A General Description Of The Noble And Useful Animal, The Horse; Together With The Quickest And Simplest Mode Of Fattening; Necessary Treatment While Undergoing Excessive Fatigue, Or On A Journey; The Construction And Management Of Stables; Different Marks For Ascertaining The Age Of A Horse, From 3 To 9 Years.-. Also, A Concise Account Of The Diseases To Which The Horse Is Subject; With Such Remedies As Long Experience Has Proved To Be Effectual. Fourth Edition, Enlarged And Improved. To Which Is Added An Appendix, Containing Observations And Receipts For The Cure Of Most Of The Common Distempers Incidnt To Horses, Oxen, Cows, Calves, Sheeps, Lambs, Swine, Dogs... (Earliest American Stud Book)

by Mason, Richard

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Richmond: Peter Cottom, 1828. 1st Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Good. Five Plates; Illustrations In Text. . 300 Pp. Original Full Sheep, Original Black Morocco Spine Label "Mason's Farrier Improved" In Gilt, With Gilt Rules. Fourth Edition, The First With The Virginia Stud Book, The First American Stud Book (On Pp 268-300). Binding Worn, Covers Professionally Reattached With New Cords. Name Ephraim Bennett (?) On Rear Endpaper, With Additional Word "Dixsheimunges" (??) Below. Rare.

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Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
036890
Title
The Gentleman's New Pocket Farrier, Comprising A General Description Of The Noble And Useful Animal, The Horse; Together With The Quickest And Simplest Mode Of Fattening; Necessary Treatment While Undergoing Excessive Fatigue, Or On A Journey; The Construction And Management Of Stables; Different Marks For Ascertaining The Age Of A Horse, From 3 To 9 Years.-. Also, A Concise Account Of The Diseases To Which The Horse Is Subject; With Such Remedies As Long Experience Has Proved To Be Effectual. Fourth Edition, Enlarged And Improved. To Which Is Added An Appendix, Containing Observations And Receipts For The Cure Of Most Of The Common Distempers Incidnt To Horses, Oxen, Cows, Calves, Sheeps, Lambs, Swine, Dogs... (Earliest American Stud Book)
Author
Mason, Richard
Illustrator
Five Plates; Illustrations In Text.
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
1st Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Peter Cottom
Place of Publication
Richmond
Date Published
1828
Keywords
Horseracing General
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Rare And Unusual Books; Antiquarian Books and Leather-Bound Books; "Medicine;

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Arroyo Seco Books lists about 24,000 used, unusual and scarce books in all fields, including physics, art, philosophy, social science, literature, science fiction, etc. We stock modern and antiquarian prints and other art. Most items are listed in 100 catalogs titled by subject matter on this site. We purchase interesting private libraries. Member of IOBA. Contact: Stephen Clauser, 626-372-3863.

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