EVERY MAN HIS OWN CATTLE DOCTOR: OR A PRACTICAL TREATISE ON THE DISEASES OF HORNED CATTLE
Book Details + Condition: Baldwin, Cradock, and Joy (London, UK). Fifth edition, 1817. Hardcover with full leather boards. 382 pages. A volume by English farrier and writer Francis Clater on veterinary medicine for livestock. Subtitled "Being a concise and familiar description of all the diseases incident to oxen, cows, and sheep; with the most simple and effectual method of curing each disorder, in all its various stages; and the most efficacious treatment of cows, before, at, and after the time of calving, and also of ewes during the lambing season." Divided into chapters by disease and condition. Tight binding; rubbed corners and edges; normal wear to leather boards; sporadic light foxing (more on endpapers and first few pages); interior text is free of markings.