This volume contains a collection of historical articles on race horses, including information on trotters, in-breeding, out-cropping, and breeding theory. These interesting and detailed articles are written in clear, simple language and contain a wealth of information that will be of considerable value to the discerning equestrian. Although old, much of the information contained herein is timeless, making this a great addition to collections of equine literature. The articles of this volume are entitled: 'Horse Breeding Recollections'; 'The Horse of America and His Derivation, History, and Development'; 'The Principles and Practice of Breeding Race Horses'; 'The Trotting and the Pacing Horse in America'; etcetera. We are proud to republish this vintage text, now complete with a new and specially commissioned introduction on the care and maintenance of horses.