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History, Myth, Art

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$35.00 • £28.95 • €31.50

ISBN 9780674023239

Publication Date: 01/31/2007


192 pages

175 color illustrations

North America only

  • Foreword and Acknowledgments
  • Horses and Humans
  • The Image of the Horse
    • The Dawn of Art
    • Horses in Nature
    • Riding
    • Racing
    • Hunting
    • Chariots and Carts
    • Horses and Heroes
    • Gods and Saints
    • Knights and Warriors
    • Parades and Processions
    • Royal Horses
    • Horses and Nobles
    • Art and Style
    • Breeds and Types
    • Asses, Onagers, Mules
    • Care of Horses
    • Objects of Use and Ornament
    • Myths and Monsters
  • Further Reading
  • Illustration References
  • Index

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