Heavy Horses Edward Hart
1st edition 1994
9 1/2″ X 6 1/4″, 210 pages + acknowledgements and sources, illustrated great b+w historic photographs,
Captured here is a picture of the horse at work, its breeding and management, stable lore, superstitions, harness and decoration, foals and foaling and not least its performance in the show ring and ploughing match.
The role of the horse doctor and supporting team of farrier, wheelwright and saddler. along with four great breeds, Shire,Clydesdale, Suffolk and Percheron