The Horse Encyclopedia is a comprehensive photographic guide to more than 150 horse and pony breeds and types from around the world. Browse through the catalog of gorgeous photographs and learn about the characteristics and origins of each breed, from Friesians to Thoroughbreds, and some of the most famous horses that left a mark on equine history.
A visually stunning celebration of all things equine and a must-have for every horse lover, it has everything you need to know about these graceful animals, even a fascinating introduction that takes you through the evolution of the horse, horse disciplines like polo and show jumping, the animal's place in history, art, culture, and much more. With expert advice on horse health and care, including feeding, grooming, and conditioning, The Horse Encyclopedia can even guide you through the experience of becoming a first-time owner.
About the Author
Elwyn Hartley Edwards is an equestrian writer and horse expert who's been bringing the beauty and elegance of horses to the world through books that showcase the horse's history and role through the ages along with the wide variety of breeds. He used to regularly judge horse shows in England, and served as a consultant editor for Horse and Hound.
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