40 Years of British
ARAB HORSE CHAMPIONS
This book contains a collection pf photos of purebred in hand champions at the Arab Horse Society's annual show between 1953-1992. It will appeal to owners , breeders and Arabian horse fanciers. In the early years the most influencial breeders were still in the forefront--Lady Wentworth- Crabbet Arabian Stud, Miss Gladys Yule at Hanstead and Bill Musgrave at Courthouse. After the dispersal of Crabbet and Hanstead, and the importation of influencial animals from Poland, Russia, Spain and the United States, it is interesting and educational to compare the later horses to the earlier horses and see the fashion in Arabian horses change. Its also facinating to note the persistance of some characteristics generation after generation in some families.
A MUST HAVE book
Horses shown are Junior Male, Junior Female, Supreme Male and Supreme Female Champions. Horse are shown with d.o.b., color, strain, and 3 generation pedigree and photo.
Arabians pictured in this book include:CHIEF KASALO; CROWN OF DESTINY; GRAND ROYAL; SILVER SHADOW; COUNT ORLAND; TERESITA; CRYSTAL FIRE; PRINCESS ZIA; DARGEE; SIRELLA; SILENT WINGS; INDIAN MAGIC; MANTO; SILVER VANITY; BRIGHT SHADOW; SILVER GREY; BLUE MAGIC; MIKENO; CELINA by WITRAZ; BENJAMIN; SILVER SHEEN; SHAMMAR; DARJEEL; NAPRASLINA; HAROUN; KING COTTON GOLD; GHAZALI; MIKAELA; ACHIM; AZARA; SHEER MAGIC; NAHODKA; EL SHAKLAN; BANAT; THE SHAH; KADIDJA; NAJAT; GENERAL GOLD; MALEIK EL KHEIL; SILVER FLAME; ESPLENDOR; RALVON ELIJAH; HAGUNIA; TRIUMPHAL CHANT; ESTASAN IBN ESTOPA; MANICH; IBN WARSAW; ESTA-ESPASHAN; MUSTAPHAH; ALIHA; CRUSADER; PILARKA etc.
This hard cover book is in excellent condition, copyright 1993. 152 pages, B&W photos.
These books are becoming harder to find and an important addition to the library of anyone interested in the study of the Arabian horse.