Stables: Majestic Spaces for Horses

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This remarkable volume features stables from around the world offering unusual designs, beautiful detailing, and riveting equestrian history. This collection of the most beautiful and notable stables includes those at Europe's famed Spanish Riding School in Vienna as well as the stables at Versailles and those of the Queen. Additionally, the best stables of Asia and the Americas are included, such as the high-rise stables of the Hong Kong Jockey Club, the stables of the storied Calumet Farm in Kentucky (home to countless Kentucky Derby winners), and a state-of-the-art stable in Mexico designed by the famed architect Luís Barragán. Anyone who loves horses and aspires to the equestrian lifestyle will treasure this book.

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User Review  - horseloverz - Overstock.com

I love horses and the beautiful stables in which the finest horses reside. This book shows beautifully as a cocktail table book for the horse enthusiast. I have seen this book in some of the most historic barns and homes in Kentucky and it truely is a gem. Read full review

Contents

El Atalaya Argentina OPEN STABLE
24
CRADLES OF CHAMPIONS
81
Hong Kong CHAMPIONS IN SKYSCRAPERS HONG KONG JOCKEY CLUB
108
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About the author (2006)

Olga Prud'homme Farge and Alice de la Moureyre traveled the world in search of fabulous stables for their television documentary series. Gabrielle Boiselle is one of the most successful horse photographers in the world. Jean-Louis Gouraud is an author writing about horses and horse racing.

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