An Academy for Grown Horsemen, Containing The Completest Instructions for Walking, Trotting, Cantering, Galloping, Stumbling and Tumbling

By: Gambado, Geoffrey [William Henry Bunbury]

Price: $120.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very good


Folio (33 cm), pp. [96]. Brown and tan boards patterned to look like worn leather, gilt border. Marbled endpapers. Deckle edge. Light brown slipcase. Limited facsimile reproduction of the 1787 original. Numbered 123 of 500. Illustrated throughout with full-page reproductions of the original copperplate engravings, plus two additional plates by Gordon Ross. Bookplate on inside front board of William Temple Stevens, a prominent Charlottesville, Virginia realtor, broker and developer (listed in Who's Who in Commerce and Industry). Minor edge wear and foxing. Slipcase is split and frayed at spine ends, but otherwise intact and solid.

Title: An Academy for Grown Horsemen, Containing The Completest Instructions for Walking, Trotting, Cantering, Galloping, Stumbling and Tumbling

Author Name: Gambado, Geoffrey [William Henry Bunbury]

Categories: Humor,

Publisher: Mount Vernon, NY, William Edwin Rudge: 1929

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very good

Seller ID: 24911