Item #261415 Hints to Horse-Keepers, a complete Manual for Horsemen …. Henry William Herbert.

Hints to Horse-Keepers, a complete Manual for Horsemen ….

New York: Orange Judd, n.d.

Later edition [after 1858]. Illustrations. 1 vols. 8vo. Original green pebbled cloth, upper board with gilt vignette, spine titled in gilt. Minor rubbing. Very good Van Winkle, p. 71 (c); BAL 8165. Item #261415

Prior to his death in 1858, "Frank Forester" had written the first 13 chapters of this practical guide to good horsekeeping; the remaining 11 were completed from his notes. It was reprinted regularly over the next thirty years.

Price: $75.00