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Magner's Standard Horse and Stock Book
A Complete Pictorial Encyclopedia
of Practical Reference for Horse and Stock Owners
Saalfield Publishing Company Chicago Akron, Ohio New York
illustrated with 1756 Illustrations - line drawings, half tones and lithographic
plates; Frontpiece portrait, 1756 illustrations in the text, and a
32 page . central insert with 17 horse engravings on glossy stock
x 7 1/4" hardbound and the book is 3 1/2 inches thick (see photo below)
book (first printed 1893) was a standard reference for nearly three decades, and
has been reprinted as recently as 1980. Early editions, however, are difficult
to find in acceptable condition
cloth cover with gold and black pictorial cover.
very bright and readable.
pages are firmly attached and the binding is not cracked at all (see front and
back cover pictures)
writing, marks, tears inside.
good condition overall.
book is a classic, a real treasure and so hard to find.
is 91 years old.
of horses is very thorough including:
- But the book also includes coverage of all farm
- Making butter
- Fruit Culture