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HANDY HORSE-BOOK

OR

PRACTICAL INSTRUCTIONS IN DRIVING, RIDING.

AND THE GENERAL CARE AND

MANAGEMENT OF HORSES

BY

A CAVALRY OFFICER

Imagenta ,

THIRD EDITION, REVISED AND ENLARGED

With Engravings. b

WILLIAM BLACKWOOD ÅND SONS
EDINBURGH AND LONDON

MDCCCLXVII

ATHENEW YORK PUBLICLISRARY

ASTOR, LEOX AND TILDEN FOUNDATIONS.

1897.

TO

MAJOR-GENERAL LORD GEORGE PAGET, C.B.

Inspector-General of Cabalry,

SON OF THE DISTINGUISHED HORSEMAN AND HERO WHO CON.

MANDED THE CAVALRY AT WATERLOO, AND HIMSELF A LEADER

AMONG THE “IMMORTAI. SIX HUNDRED,”

THIS BOOK IS BY PERMISSION INSCRIBED,

IN TRIBUTE TO HIS SOLDIERLY QUALITIES, AND TO HIS CON

SIDERATION FOR THE NOBLE ANIMAL WHICH HAS CARRIED

THE BRITISH CAVALRY THROUGH SO MANY DANGERS TO SO

MANY TRIUMPHS,

· BY HIS LORDSHIP'S OBEDIENT SERVANT,

“MAGENTA.”

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