New York: The Derrydale Press, 1932.
First edition, one of 850 copies. Illustrated with 22 photographs and 8 drawings by Vincent Fane Handley. xiii, , 118,  pp. 1 vols. 8vo. In Dust Jacket. Original dark green pictorial cloth, gilt, fine in red pictorial dust jacket, about fine. In half red morocco slipcase and cloth chemise by Moroquain bookbiners Siegel 64; Frazier S-1-a; Biscotti, Six Centuries of Foxhunting, p. 318. Item #242680
Contains the first authentic written description of the forward seat as developed by Lieutenant Caprilli of the Italian Army. " The application of the Italian forward seat to hunting, steeplechasing, horse show and bridle path riding is discussed most interestingly" [Publisher's Statement].
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