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The History, Treatment, and Diseases of the Horse

by The Society for the Diffusion of Useful Knowledge

Subtitle reads, "An account of his introduction and use in various countries; general management under all peculiar circumstances; an abstract of the best veterinary practice; useful medicinal and other recipes; articles of food, etc."

B&W illustrations throughout. Originally published in London, by the Society of Useful Knowledge. 470 pages. 6.25" by 9.25"

Hardtford, CT: S. Andrus & Son, 1853.

Hardback is overall in FAIR condition.

  • All text is quite legible
  • Boards are a bit soiled
  • Scuffing to perimeter of boards with cloth peeling off back board
  • Corners are gently bumped and scuffed
  • 2/3 of spine missing
  • Hinges have some play but binding is secure
  • Writing on pastedowns and signature on ffep
  • Scattered moderate foxing throughout
  • Some pages are dog-eared
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • VS20151229

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Binding: Hardcover
Subject: Science & Medicine
Topic: Animals
Year Printed: 18530000
Special Attributes: Illustrated
Origin: American
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
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