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The gentleman's stable directory : or, modern system of farriery. Comprehending All the most valuable Prescriptions and approved Remedies, accurately proportioned and properly adapted to every known Disease to which the Horse is incident ; interspersed with Occasional References to the dangerous and almost obsolete Practice of Gibson, Bracken, Bartlet, Osmer, and others ; also particular Directions for Buying, Selling, Feeding, Bleeding, Purging, and getting into Condition for the Chase ; with experimental Remarks upon the Management of Draft Horses, their Blemishes and Defects. To which is now added, a supplement, containing practical observations upon thorn wounds, Punctured Tendons, and Ligamentary Lameness ; with ample instructions for their treatment and cure ; Illustrated by a Recital of Cases, including a Variety of Useful Remarks ; with a Successful Method of Treating the Canine Species, in That Destructive Disease Called the Distemper. By William Taplin, surgeon. by  William TAPLIN - Hardcover - 1796 - from Schilb Antiquarian Rare Books (SKU: 7025)

The gentleman's stable directory : or, modern system of farriery. Comprehending All the most valuable Prescriptions and approved Remedies, accurately proportioned and properly adapted to every known Disease to which the Horse is incident ; interspersed with Occasional References to the dangerous and almost obsolete Practice of Gibson, Bracken, Bartlet, Osmer, and others ; also particular Directions for Buying, Selling, Feeding, Bleeding, Purging, and getting into Condition for the Chase ; with experimental Remarks upon the Management of Draft Horses, their Blemishes and Defects. To which is now added, a supplement, containing practical observations upon thorn wounds, Punctured Tendons, and Ligamentary Lameness ; with ample instructions for their treatment and cure ; Illustrated by a Recital of Cases, including a Variety of Useful Remarks ; with a Successful Method of Treating the Canine Species, in That Destructive Disease Called the Distemper. By William Taplin, surgeon.

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The gentleman's stable directory : or, modern system of farriery. Comprehending All the most valuable Prescriptions and approved Remedies, accurately proportioned and properly adapted to every known Disease to which the Horse is incident ; interspersed with Occasional References to the dangerous and almost obsolete Practice of Gibson, Bracken, Bartlet, Osmer, and others ; also particular Directions for Buying, Selling, Feeding, Bleeding, Purging, and getting into Condition for the Chase ; with experimental Remarks upon the Management of Draft Horses, their Blemishes and Defects. To which is now added, a supplement, containing practical observations upon thorn wounds, Punctured Tendons, and Ligamentary Lameness ; with ample instructions for their treatment and cure ; Illustrated by a Recital of Cases, including a Variety of Useful Remarks ; with a Successful Method of Treating the Canine Species, in That Destructive Disease Called the Distemper. By William Taplin, surgeon.

by TAPLIN, William

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1796 EQUESTRIAN Talpin Farriery Veterinary Medicine Surgery Horses Farms Farming

William Talpin was an 18th-century veterinary surgeon who is best remembered for his medical directory for veterinary physicians. First published in 1788, 'The Gentleman's Stable Directory' covers more than just animal medicine, it includes studies on horses and farm animals including breeding, breaking, shoeing, stabling, and exercises.

This 1796 two volume edition is exquisitely bound in beautiful leather. A charming example of a rare and important survey of veterinary medicine.

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TAPLIN, William

The gentleman's stable directory : or, modern system of farriery. Comprehending All the most valuable Prescriptions and approved Remedies, accurately proportioned and properly adapted to every known Disease to which the Horse is incident ; interspersed with Occasional References to the dangerous and almost obsolete Practice of Gibson, Bracken, Bartlet, Osmer, and others ; also particular Directions for Buying, Selling, Feeding, Bleeding, Purging, and getting into Condition for the Chase ; with experimental Remarks upon the Management of Draft Horses, their Blemishes and Defects. To which is now added, a supplement, containing practical observations upon thorn wounds, Punctured Tendons, and Ligamentary Lameness ; with ample instructions for their treatment and cure ; Illustrated by a Recital of Cases, including a Variety of Useful Remarks ; with a Successful Method of Treating the Canine Species, in That Destructive Disease Called the Distemper. By William Taplin, surgeon.

London : Printed for G.G. and J. Robinson, Paternoster-Row ; And G. Kearsley, Fleet-Street, 1796.

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· Collation complete with all pages: 2 volumes

· Language: English

· Binding: tight and secure leather binding

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