circa 1974 reprint of the original 1857 edition; The Eusey Press publishers, Leominster, Mass.; hardbound in green boards; quite good condition with mimimal ageing; small spot on front end (blank) pages.
This special re-print edition of Linsley's "Morgan Horses" is considered one of the most important works ever published on this famous American breed of horse. First published in 1857, this important work on Morgan Horses, has not seen the light of day since its early publication. Chapters include Origin of the Morgan Horse, A Memoir and Description of th Justin Morgan, History and Description of the Stallions Sired by the Justin Morgan, A General Description of Different Families of Morgan Horses, The Performance of Morgan Horses, Hints To The Best Methods For Improving and Perpetuating the Morgan Breed, Pedigrees and Descriptions of Morgan Stallions and much more. At over 350 pages, this is one of the most informative and thorough books available on the subject of Morgan Horses.