The Arab Horse
336 pages with Glossary, Appendices, Bibliography, Index of Horses' Names and General Index
|Peter Upton's The Arab Horse |
This deluxe, limited edition is now available in America exclusively from Selwa Press. (Not available from Amazon)
Peter Upton's 1989 masterpiece about the desert-raised Arabian horses first imported to Great Britain in the early 19th century to establish the modern day Arab horse.
Now revised with 86 bloodlines, 60 full-page color portraits and over 160 black-and-white photographs, this lavish work will delight any serious Arabian horse lover.
"All in all, a feast for the eye, for the imagination and for the intellect. And if you are interested in breeding Arabian horses there is sustenance aplenty here for you."
"One of the book's most interesting presentations arranges the imported horses according to their strains and tribes of origin."
"This book lists more than 400 desert-bred Arabian horses imported to Britain and a complete record of all those that have founded a line still existing today."
"A must have for any discerning Arabian horse lover."