Publication: Government Printing Office, 1917, Washington
First edition. 14.5 x 11 cm. [5 9/16" x 4 3/8"] original red cloth, 219  pp., authorities consulted, illustrated, color plates, index. This manual is prepared at the Mounted Service School at Fort Riley, Kansas for the use and guidance of all who are concerned with the horse. Details the anatomy and physiology of the horse, stable hygiene, wounds and their treatment, all sorts of diseases, including infectious and contagious, and much more. Former owner's inked names on the front pastedown sheet and front fly leaf, covers lightly soiled, else a very good copy.
Inventory Number: 44796