Title The Conquest of the Horse. Translated from the French by Major C.P.C.Macnaughtan with Jean Boulting.
Publisher Hurst & Blackett. 1952 1st UK edition.
Seller ID 68013
Size 8.75 x 11.25 inches. In red cloth covers with gilt to spine and front. With illustrated dustwrapper. 155pp. With colour plates and b/w line drawings in text. In very good condition with good dustwrapper (dw; rubbed and creased around edges with old repairs with sticky tape. Handling and other marks. Not price clipped). Spine slightly darkened. Slight browning to endpapers. Colour plates clean and bright. Else a clean and tight copy. Written as a "guide to would-be horsemen". Originally published in French in 1948, this is the first edition of the English translation.