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Ordini de cavalcare et modi de conoscere le nature de' cavalli, emendare i vitii loro, et ammaestrargli per l'uso della guerra, et commodita degli huomini...

  • Author

    Grisone, Federico,

  • Date published

    1555

  • Publisher

    In Pesaro Appresso Bartolomeo Cesano 1555

  • Subject

    Horsemanship Early works to 1800

General note: Woodcuts (2) in text and 50 full page woodcuts of bridles -foliated H1 to K9 UK-SuSCL N.V19 E.11.15 P.V.16 [? old shelf marks] in ink, 18th. cent? at head of T.p.; old worm holes inside both boards; slight marginal damage to T.p and A2 UK-SuSCL Ownership and custodial history: Ink pointer hand marks on G6v. E5r, D6v, D7v; other ink marks on C7r, A2r+v, A3r, A5v; soot mark on A6r; pencil C8 inside back board; Presented by Lt. Col. Fordham Flower, July 1957 UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Full vellum. Cavelli Grisone in ink at head of spine. Remains of old label at foot of spine; hinge detached at front. Inside evidence of old print in red and black used as binder's hinges UK-SuSCL