The Horseman: A Work on Horsemanship; Containing Plain Practical Rules for Riding, and Hints to the Reader on the Selection of Horses. To which is Annexed a Sabre Exercise for Mounted and Dismounted Service
H. G. Langley, 1844 - 141 стор.
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