Horse-Drawn Carriages and Sleighs: Elegant Vehicles from New England and New Brunswick ( Carts, Buggies, Slovens, Ox Wagons, etc)( NB History -Includes: The King's Landing Collection; Carriage Makers; Building a Network of Roads )

By: Wilbur, Richard; Peter Dickinson

Price: $35.43 CAD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)


-----------softcover, about 8.25 x 9 inches, a Near Fine copy, 72 pages, many colour and some b&w photos, ---"For many years some of the finest craftsmen throughout North America laboured in factories large and small to produce carriages and sleighs. This book celebrates their skills and artistry. This full-colour book presents the full range of vehicles they produced: carts, carriages, sleighs, buggies and slovens -- from the very grand opera bus to the functional ox wagon. The text looks at design developments, the variety of usage and technological details. This book draws on one of the finest collections of horse-drawn vehicles in North America, at New Brunswick's Kings Landing Settlement near Fredericton, with photographs were taken on site with animators in period costume and horses harnessed. It shows how the carriage-making industry in New Brunswick developed over time, relative to the development of roads"---, any image directly beside this listing is the actual book and not a generic photo

Title: Horse-Drawn Carriages and Sleighs: Elegant Vehicles from New England and New Brunswick ( Carts, Buggies, Slovens, Ox Wagons, etc)( NB History -Includes: The King's Landing Collection; Carriage Makers; Building a Network of Roads )

Author Name: Wilbur, Richard; Peter Dickinson

Illustrator: Photo Cover

Categories: Canadian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Halifax, NS: Formac Publishing, 2003, 1st Printing, First Printing: 2003

ISBN Number: 0887806163

ISBN Number 13: 9780887806162

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine (see description)

Inscription: Not Signed

Seller ID: 156773

Keywords: Horse-Drawn Carriages and Sleighs: Elegant Vehicles from New England and New Brunswick ( NB History -Includes: The King's Landing Collection; Carriage Makers; Building a Network of Roads )