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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 72


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    A Guide to the Perfect Knowledge of Horses ... to which is added a Treatise of the Stud. London: for W. Nicoll [and others], 1769. 8°, 9 folding engraved plates (some spotting, browning and offsetting), contemporary half calf (rather worn). Provenance: J. Mayhew, 1780 (signatire on title) -- H. Montagu, 1838 (signature on title) -- Geo. Dolman, 1858 (signature on title). Not in Huth or Podeschi.

    H[ALFPENNY], J[ohn] and others. The Gentleman's Jockey, and Approved Farrier. London: for R. Place [and others], 1704. 8°, folding engraved plate, 9 equine medical receipts loosely inserted (a little light spotting), contemporary sprinkled sheep (rebacked). Ninth edition, first published in 1671.

    SOLLEYSEL, Jacques de. The Compleat Horseman: or, Perfect Farrier ... Abridged [and] done into English by Sir William Hope. London: by J.B. for R, Bonwick [and others], 1717. 8°, additional folding engraved title and 6 engraved plates, 5 folding (one with a short tear, a little browning), contemporary panelled calf, gilt ornament in panels of spine (rebacked with original spine preserved). Third edition. cf.Podeschi 71 (second edition). (3)

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