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Hardback, Tall 8vo. 9.5 x 6 inches. In full calf leather binding with gilt to spine and gilt horse to front. Gilt dentelles. All page edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. With hard card slipcase. In fine condition and very good near fine slipcase. Signed letter from Lord Cornwallis bound in. “Numbered copy No. 44 (of 100.)” A very clean and tight copy. 834pp. Profusely illustrated with 8 colour & 60 b/w photo plates. A history of the Great Horse profusely illustrated. This is a finely bound limited first edition of 100 of which this is copy number 69.
Title: The Shire Horse. A History of the Breed, the Society and the Men. Signed limited edition in fine binding and slip case.
Publisher: London, J. A. Allen, 1976 1st. LTD Numbered & signed edition.:
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Seller ID: 79144
Keywords: HORSES. Various History, shire horse, breed, horses, KEITH CHIVERS, breeding, Society, Men, Signed, limited edition, Lord Cornwallis, first edition, Fine Binding, photographs, equestrian, heavy horses, working horses