The Caprilli Papers [ Dressage ]

London: J. A. Allen & Co., 1967. First edition thus. Hardcover. Thin, tall octavo (standard sized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 40 numbered pages and almost as many pages of photographic illustrations midway thru the book. A classic of dressage and horsemanship, suprisingly uncommon. Caprilli wasn an Italian officer and innovation in equestrian seating, the "forward seat" which is used by most professional riders today. Very good / very good. Item #19682

Price: $165.00