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On horsemanship

Author: Xenophon.; Henry Graham Dakyns
Publisher: Waiheke Island : Floating Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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On Horsemanship is a treatise on horsemanship. Written c. 350 BC it is one of the oldest such in existence. Xenophon details the best qualities to look for in a horse, and the non-abusive training of a horse in classical dressage and for military and general use. He quotes other, apparently more celebrated contemporaries of his, whose texts have since been lost, particularly a man named only "Simon."
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Early works
Early works to 1800
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Xenophon.; Henry Graham Dakyns
ISBN: 9781775411611 1775411613 9781433711732 1433711737
OCLC Number: 650255603
Language Note: Translated from the Ancient Greek.
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: Xenophon ; translated by H.G. Dakyns.

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On Horsemanship is a treatise on horsemanship. Written c. 350 BC it is one of the oldest such in existence. Xenophon details the best qualities to look for in a horse, and the non-abusive training of a horse in classical dressage and for military and general use. He quotes other, apparently more celebrated contemporaries of his, whose texts have since been lost, particularly a man named only "Simon."

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