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The art of horsemanship

Author: Xenophon.; M H Morgan
Publisher: Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications ; [Newton Abbot] : [David & Charles, distributor], 2006.
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Among the earliest known works on choosing, caring for, and riding horses, this book is still hailed? 2,300 years after it was written? as one of the most complete, thoughtful, and accessible guides of its type. Morris H. Morgan's fluid translation features 38 illustrations of this classic's practical tips and enlightened observations.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works
Early works to 1800
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Xenophon.
Art of horsemanship.
Mineola, N.Y. : Dover Publications ; [Newton Abbot : David & Charles, distributor], 2006
(OCoLC)65765276
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Xenophon.; M H Morgan
ISBN: 9780486317823 048631782X
OCLC Number: 853621885
Language Note: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Notes: This translation originally published: Boston, Mass.: Little, Brown, 1893.
Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (187 pages, [8] leaves of plates) : illustrations
Contents: Xenophon on horsemanship --
The Greek riding-horse --
Points of the horse.
Other Titles: On horsemanship.
Responsibility: Xenophon ; edited and translated by Morris H. Morgan.

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Among the earliest known works on choosing, caring for, and riding horses, this book is still hailed? 2,300 years after it was written? as one of the most complete, thoughtful, and accessible guides of its type. Morris H. Morgan's fluid translation features 38 illustrations of this classic's practical tips and enlightened observations.

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