The Gentleman's Stable Directory: Or, Modern System of Farriery. Volume the Second. Containing Experimental Remarks Upon Breeding, ... To which are Added, Particular Instructions for the General Management of Hunters and Road Horses; ... By William Taplin

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G.G.J. and J. Robinson; and C. and G. Kearsley, 1793 - 419 pages
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