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The Arab Horse free pdf "The Arab Horse" was first published in 1989 to acclaim from press and pundits. Since that date, the author has done much to revise, refine and update the contents - particularly that section devoted to the lines of descent. This new edition has been redesigned with lavish additional use of colour. It has many newly sourced illustrations of historic equestrian fine art and the author's own sketches and water-colours. The first Arab stallion brought to Britain (in the 1830s) from the Desert of Arabia was Padischah, whose pure-bred line still exists. This book provides a complete record of all the desert-bred horses imported after Padischah, from whom present day pure-bred Arab horses descend.

About Peter Upton

Peter Upton is a past President of the Arab Horse Society of Great Britain, an internationally renowned horse judge, and an expert on the history of the Arab horse. He writes regularly for the Arab Horse News (Great Britain), and other equestrian journals and magazines. His other books include Desert Heritage: An Artist's Collection of Blunt's Original Arab Horses (1980), The Classic Arab Horse (1986) and The Arabian Horse - History, Mystery and Magic (1998). He is also an artist who specializes in equestrian paintings, especially of the Arab horse and depictions of the desert scene. He has held one-man exhibitions of his paintings in the UK and abroad, and his work, including many private commissions, are in collections around the world.

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Author : Peter Upton
Publisher : Barzan Publishing Limited
Data Published : 04 May 2006
ISBN : 0954970195
EAN : 9780954970192
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 336 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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