The Noble Arabian Horses Volume V
If you are not familiar with these volumes you should be, they are an amazing source of information as well as reproduction of centuries of Arabian horses in art. Text in English and Germany last section in Arabic.
Section I: gives vivid accounts of travelers, historians and experts that give the distinguishing characteristics, qualities, environment, blood and breeding of the Asil Arabian as well as the culture associated with it. Arabian horses in art, falconry, camels and the influence of the Arab culture and science on the western civilization
Section II: The Studbook sections has 300 pages of color photographs and pedigrees of Asil Arabians from around the world.
Section III: The Asil Club : Aims and Definition, members and activities
Section IV: Arabic Text
extensive bibliography, index of horses, index of historical illustrations
Hard cover book with dust jacket still in plastic. Published in 2000 by the Asil Club, George Olms publisher. Quality book, pages printed on glossy paper for better photo reproduction. Over 990 pages!
A MUST HAVE addition to any Arabian horse library, worth the price just for the Art!