This old book is the most thorough tutorial on horse and stock management ever written. This 1895 copy is the third printing of a rare early edition. "A Complete Pictorial Encyclopedia of Practical Reference for Horse and Stock Owners, Comprising All Secrets of Taming, Controlling, and Educating Unbroken and Vicious Horses, With the Details of Breaking Up all Habits to Which Horses are Subject; Their Abuses, Diseases and Remedies, Also Full Descriptions and Illustrations of Various Breeds of Cattle; Sheep Raising; Swine and Their Diseases; the Poultry Interest; The Dog and His Ailments, Bee Culture; Fruit Culture, Grafting, Insects Injurious to Fruit; Etc; and A Plea For Birds." This scarce early edition of a classic farm animal reference has 1,181 pages of concise information with 1,756 illustrations. The text, pages, front piece, all illustrations, and end pieces are unmarked and 100% intact. The front board and first 20 pages are beginning to loosen from the spine but the rest of the pages in this historic book are in good condition. The Leather gilt boards have some edge wear and water damage. The leather spine has worn away and is gone. A very Early American Edition which is an important part of frontier history. (10 1/2" x 3 1/4") Large over-sized book with 1,181 pages. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Magners Standard Horse and Stock Book ...
Publisher: The Werner Company
Publication Date: 1895
Book Condition: Fair
Edition: 3rd Edition
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