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Animal Management

£9.99

Product description

A detailed instruction manual in military style which is mainly concerned with the care and management of horses although one chapter considers the mule, donkey, camel and ox. It begins with a very brief chapter on basic animal anatomy and physiology before moving on to describing all aspects of the horse, its needs and management. An interesting historical document illustrating the continued military dependence on animals even after the great powers had demonstrated their capacity for industrial warfare.

Good- condition. Red cloth boards with black lettering and decoration to front and spine. There is a water mark and some grubby marks to the front (see photo) and the spine is sunned. There are one or two grubby marks internally but generally pages are unmarked. One or two have not been cleanly cut by the printer. Binding is sound.

Item details

Author(s):
Veterinary Department of the War Office
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Dimensions:
182 x 140 x 18 mm
Edition:
1923
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
374
Publisher:
His Majesty's Stationery Office
Title:
Animal Management

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A detailed instruction manual in military style which is mainly concerned with the care and management of horses although one chapter considers the mule, donkey, camel and ox. It begins with a very brief chapter on basic animal anatomy and physiology before moving on to describing all aspects of the horse, its needs and management. An interesting historical document illustrating the continued military dependence on animals even after the great powers had demonstrated their capacity for industrial warfare.

Good- condition. Red cloth boards with black lettering and decoration to front and spine. There is a water mark and some grubby marks to the front (see photo) and the spine is sunned. There are one or two grubby marks internally but generally pages are unmarked. One or two have not been cleanly cut by the printer. Binding is sound.

Author(s):
Veterinary Department of the War Office
Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
12mo - 7 - 8
Dimensions:
182 x 140 x 18 mm
Edition:
1923
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
374
Publisher:
His Majesty's Stationery Office
Title:
Animal Management

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