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Letter to James Cossar Ewart from William Ridgeway, 02 August 1904

 Item
Identifier: Coll-14/9/10/78

Scope and Contents

Ridgeway writes that he is relieved that Ewart approves of his treatment of the Arab and the horses of western Asia, North Africa and the Mediterranean. He comments on the temperaments of various horses and the use of bits in different countries. He describes two photographs of Lofoden ponies, one of which was the last of its race and is now in the Bergen Museum.

Dates

  • 02 August 1904

Creator

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

2 leaves

Conditions Governing Access

Open.

Biographical / Historical

The proofs which Ridgeway refers to are most likely to be those of his book The Origin and Influence of the Thoroughbred Horse, which was published by Cambridge University Press in 1905.

Extent

From the File: 1 folder