Torino: Fratelli Bocca Editori, 1932.. 1932.. Fair. - Large octavo [approximately 10 inches high by 7 inches wide], softcover bound in printed tan wrappers with an illustration in blue & white mounted on the front wrap. The spine is perished. The wraps are darkened, bumped & chipped with a few small stains. The lower half of the front wrap is detached. vii, [i] & 195 pages. Numerous black-and-white illustrations. The text block is shaken and nearly disbound. Fair working copy, well worth binding.
Scarce first edition.
The last chapter of the text, which is in Italian, is about cowboys riding bulls and horses. First Edition.
SPORTS; HORSES; RIDING; L'EQUITAZIONE NE SUOI DIFFERENTI RAMI IN ITALIA DAL1867 AL 1931; CONTE FE D'OSTIANI, GENERALE DI CAVALLERIA; HORSE RACING; JUMPING; DRESSAGE; POLO; ILLUSTRATIONS; FIRST EDITION; 1ST EDITION.