BOUCAUT, The Hon Sir James Penn.

The Arab

£750

The Arab
the horse of the future.
London, Gay and Bird, 1905.

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The Arab

Description

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.

Description

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.

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