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The history and romance of the horse

Author: Arthur Vernon
Publisher: Mineola, New York : Dover Publications, Inc., 2014.
Series: Dover books on literature and drama.; Dover books on plants and animals.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This sweeping, illustrated panorama of horse-related history and lore will appeal to readers of all ages. Starting with the miniature Eohippus, the work follows the evolution of the horse through Greek mythology, the Middle Ages, the American West, and beyond, profiling race horses, working and war horses, and much more"--
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Vernon
ISBN: 9780486493848 0486493849
OCLC Number: 843532877
Notes: Originally published: Boston : Waverly House,1939.
Includes index.
Description: xiii, 525 pages : illustrations, map ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Dover books on literature and drama.; Dover books on plants and animals.
Other Titles: History & romance of the horse
Responsibility: Arthur Vernon ; illustrated by Ernest John Donnelly.

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"This sweeping, illustrated panorama of horse-related history and lore will appeal to readers of all ages. Starting with the miniature Eohippus, the work follows the evolution of the horse through Greek mythology, the Middle Ages, the American West, and beyond, profiling race horses, working and war horses, and much more"--

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