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Horse facts

Algernon Joseph Rutherford Lamb

Horse facts

a brief study of points of the horse and equine mechanism

by Algernon Joseph Rutherford Lamb

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Published by Hurst & Blackett ltd. in London, New York [etc.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horses.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Major A. J. R. Lamb.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSF279 .L3 1945
    The Physical Object
    Pagination64 p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6497826M
    LC Control Number46004521
    OCLC/WorldCa5049706

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