Vallet (Louis). Le Chic à cheval, 1891


[EQUITATION]. VALLET (Louis). Le Chic à cheval. Histoire pittoresque de l’équitation (The Chic on Horseback. Picturesque history of equitation). Preface by Henri LAVEDAN. Paris, Firmin-Didot & Cie bookseller, 1891.

Large in-4, publisher’s blue buckram, gilt title page and silvered horse show decoration on first board (publisher’s binding).
Color plates and numerous figures within text by Louis VALLET.

« Ouvrage important, puisé à de bonnes sources » (Important work from reliable sources) (Mennessier de La Lance, II, 599).

Condition report : First hinges are cracked; several notebooks are slightly unbound.

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  • Author : Vallet
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