A hands-on resource for the avid horse lover written by Margaret Cabell Self who is the founder of the Silvermine School of Horsemanship and is still today considered by many to be the founder of true mid-century horsemanship. First published in 1943, this book covers everything from selection of the horse, general care and first aid to riding in the show ring. With lots of illustrations and photographs, hardcover, published by A.S. Barnes & Co in Cranbur, NJ. This book was retired from Pine Forest Regional Library in Richton, MS, 170 pages. Very good vintage condition.