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(THE SPORTING MAGAZINE.) The Sporting Magazine.
London : 1793-1870 & 1892First editions of the first periodical devoted to general sportsmanship, The Sporting Magazine, issued from 1793 until 1870. This complete collection provides an invaluable resource, reflecting the changes in society and attitudes across the turn of the century, and placing them in relation to the pastimes and sports of British society. Each volume... Learn More£50,000.00
Stock Code: 128768
MARKHAM, Gervase. Cheape and Good Husbandry
London : 1616Second edition, first published in 1614. Gervase Markham (1568-1637) wrote extensively in the fields of literature, horsemanship, and country pursuits. The present work offers a guide to the raising and breeding of horses, cattle, sheep, goats, pigs, rabbits, poultry, hawks, bees and fish. It proved one of the seventeenth century's most popular guides... Learn More£1,000.00
Stock Code: 129221
HIDAYET, Riza. Istifadeli Mevzular: Hayvan Meraklilarina. [Useful Subjects: For Animal Enthusiasts].
Istanbul : 1911First edition of this scarce, well-illustrated Ottoman Turkish work on horses written by a military officer; discusses various breeds of horse, horse-breeding, and equine medicine, and includes an extensive chapter covering horses in the Arabic World and Middle East
The book opens with a thorough outline of the horse in general, including anatomy,... Learn More£3,250.00
Stock Code: 141300