A Standard Guide to Horse & Pony Breeds - Edited by Elwyn Hartley EdwardsMacmillan, 1980, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Good+ - in Good+ DJ. Price Clipped. Heavily faded at the spine. Notably cocked.
Illustrated with B&W photographs. From the cover: “As many as 150 distinct breeds and types of horse and pony exist in the world today, and this is the first book to provide standard descriptions of all of them including the official Breed Description in every case where there is one. Breed societies from all over the world have cooperated with the publishers in compiling this most comprehensive work of reference. An unusually interesting feature is the up-to-date information it includes from the Soviet Union, represented by no less than 46 breeds, several of them described in English for the first time. In addition there are descriptions of nearly 30 very rare or now extinct but once significant breeds in various countries.”
Size: 10¼" x 7¾". Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 352 pages.