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The complete farrier, or, Gentleman's travelling companion : comprising a general description of the perfections and imperfections of that noble animal the horse : with a concise account of his diseases, their symptoms and remedies and advice with respect to purchase, age, action, condition ... / compiled from the best authorities, particularly adapted to this country, and interspersed with much original matter, the result of the observation of a gentleman of known experience in the United States.

Bradford and Inskeep
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1809
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Gentleman's travelling companion

Publication/Creation

Philadelphia : Published by Bradford and Inskeep ..., 1809.

Physical description

vi, 14 unnumbered pages, 248 pages, 4 unnumbered pages, 2 unnumbered folded leaves of plates : illustrations (engravings) ; 18 cm

Notes

Signatures: pi⁴ A-Y⁶ (sigs. pi4 and Y5,6 blanks)
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NLM copy: imperfect: both plates damaged: folded plate (illustration of horse skeleton) partially torn away, affecting image; folded frontispiece (illustration of two horses) cropped, with loss of "Race Horse Royalist".

Publications note

Shaw & Shoemaker 17266
Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 508

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  • English


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This material has been provided by the National Library of Medicine (U.S.), through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the National Library of Medicine (U.S.)

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