An Academy for Grown Horsemen containing the completest instructions for walking, trotting, cantering, galloping, stumbling and tumbling. Illustrated with copper plates, and adorned with a portrait of the Author [TOGETHER WITH] Annals of Horsemanship

By: GAMBADO, Geoffrey [ BUNBURY, William Henry]

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FIRST EDITIONS 1787 & 1791 - 2 works bound as 1. With 12 and 17 stipple engraved plates by Bunbury, engraved by W. Dickinson. pp., xx., 38 + xvii., 82 . 32.7 cm tall. all edges gilt. There is some old waterstaining as well as some foxing, but a good copy of this humorous equestrian work. Both first editions not often found bound together.

Title: An Academy for Grown Horsemen containing the completest instructions for walking, trotting, cantering, galloping, stumbling and tumbling. Illustrated with copper plates, and adorned with a portrait of the Author [TOGETHER WITH] Annals of Horsemanship

Author Name: GAMBADO, Geoffrey [ BUNBURY, William Henry]

Categories: Antiquarian, Sporting, Illustrated,

Edition: First Editions

Publisher: London, W. Dickinson ; S. Hooper ; Mess. Robinsons 1787: 1787

Binding: Full Calf

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 4to.

Book number: 21486

Keywords: HORSES;,RIDING;,GAMBADO;,BUNBURY;,HORSEMEN;