...of Riding, in the Manege, Military, Hunting, Racing, and Travelling System, together with the Method of Breaking Horses, for Every Purpose to Which Those Noble Animals are Adapted.
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
(London: James Cundee, Ivey-Lane, 1805), three volumes, 8vo (8-3/4 in.), full calf with gilt rules and gilt on spine, frontispiece portrait of author, four fold-out diagrams, several engravings of trainers in action; the front pastedown of each volume with the bookplate for "Edward Cropper, Swayland, Kent" and each title page owner-signed "Edward Copper."
Wear to boards; hinges weak with splits, the rear board of Volume 1 is disbound; mild acid transfer between text and plates; overall browning; good condition.