Alexis-Francois L'Hotte: The Quest for Lightness in Equitation

Nelson, Hilda

Published by J.A. Allen, 1997
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Nelson, Hilda. Alexis-Francois L'Hotte: The Quest for Lightness in Equitation. London: J.A. Allen 1997. 227p, 31 ills., 4 in color. New hardcover; no jacket, as issued. ** Study of the 19th-century French cavalry officer and dressage master, who was a student of Baucher and d'Aure--his life and times, theories of riding and "equestrian knowledge," and his legacy. Includes a chapter on women riders of the day (with 3 color plates), plus a translation of L'Hotte's book, Questions Equestres. Published in a small edition. In the same format as Hilda Nelson's original study of Baucher. Bookseller Inventory # 9692

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Title: Alexis-Francois L'Hotte: The Quest for ...

Publisher: J.A. Allen

Publication Date: 1997

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

Edition: 1st Edition

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