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    Sale 5310

    The Sporting Sale

    1 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 35

    MRS. J. STIRLING CLARKE

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    MRS. J. STIRLING CLARKE

    The Habit and the Horse: A Treatise on Female Equitation. London: Day and Son, 1860. 4°, 6 tinted lithographed plates including frontispiece after photographs by Herbert Watkins, 3 wood-engraved plates (some spotting of plate margins, occasional light spotting of text), original blue cloth with gilt vignette (light soiling, lower corners bumped).

    Second edition. A Brussels edition appeared the following year under the title Le cheval at l'amazon, guide complet de l'equitation des dames. Huth p. 224; cf. Mellon/Podeschi 191.


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