With the bookplate of Walter Gilbey, founder of Gilbey’s gin, horse breeder, philanthropist, and collector of horse paintings by George Stubbs, who wrote the preface for the book.
Classic work on the Arab horse, beautifully presented.
First edition. 8vo. xx, 249 pp., 9 full-page illustrations, full green morocco gilt by Zaehnsdorf, all edges gilt, light foxing else a fine example.
Provenance: Walter Gilbey, bookplate.
Stock ID: 100641