Printed Book. The Complete jockey, or, The most exact rules and methods to be observed for the training up of race-horses shewing how to prepare them for any heats or courses, with the manner of their keepings, instructions for their dressing and looking to their scourings, diets, matches, and racings, with every particular to be observed therein ..., 1680.

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Front cover:
The Complete jockey, or, The most exact rules and methods to be observed for the training up of race-horses shewing how to prepare them for any heats or courses, with the manner of their keepings, instructions for their dressing and looking to, their scourings, diets, matches, and racings, with every particular to be observed therein, the like not published to the World before. To which is added, the most experienced way for buying horses, and instructions to avoid being cheated upon the like occasion, with a relation of the cheats and tricks the jockies and horse-coursers put on the unexpert buyers. Written for the pleasures and profit of all Gentle-men and others, who take delight in any thing of this Nature. London, Printed in the year 1680.

Includes:
"An Appendix Containing the exacest Receipts for Curing All Diseases In Oxen, Cows, Sheep, Hogs, Goats, and all small Cattel.  Never before made Publick. London: Printed by Henry Hills, for John Wright at the Crown on Ludgate-hill, and Thomas Passenger at the three Bibles on London-Bridge, 1680."



Format: Book
Language: English
Published: 1680
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Online Access: https://digital.library.villanova.edu/Item/vudl:370336