a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z #

Publications

Books (2)

Specialty (5)

Rousseau 1813

1813 Lettre de M. Rousseau, consul-général de France a Alep, a M. Jouannin, consul-général de France a Memel, sur les chevaux arabes.

Description of good and undesirable points of the horse, comments on its place in the Bedouin household (mares valued equally to the women). Includes a hujjah in Arabic and translated into French, and a list of 18 strain names. Short quotations from Horace and Vergil about horses. (Michael Bowling) Strains mentioned: Kuheil, Djelfy, Scydi, Ménaki, Seglawoui, Dejdjan, Hemdani, Richan, Soueyti, Eubéyan, Behdan, Fezeidjan, Hedban, Toeyssan, Wednan, Choueimain, El-Sebbah, Mucherref, Abou Erkoub. Thanks to Kate McLachlan for sending us the articles and Michael Bowling for the overview.

1816 Rzewusky: Notice sur les chevaux arabes

1816 Rzewusky: Notice sur les chevaux arabes

Rzewuski describes the Kuhaylan (Kohlan) as having black skin and a thin coat with many bare areas, and that the name derives from Kohl. The bedouin horse is not a tall horse. There is much description of coat color variation, seen more in the desert than elsewhere. There are descriptions of colors, lists of strain names and the origins of the strains. Thanks to Kate McLachlan for sending us the articles and Michael Bowling for the overview.

1816 Rzewusky: Sur l'introduction du sang oriental des chevaux en Europe

1816 Rzewusky: Sur l'introduction du sang oriental des chevaux en Europe

This is primarily an essay about the breeding of cavalry horses in Europe, with his finding that the best and most useful of these are influenced by Oriental blood, and are bred and raised in dry country. Thanks to Kate McLachlan for sending us the articles and Michael Bowling for the overview.

1868 Katplan

1868 Katplan

A description of four Arabian stallions presented by the Ottoman Sultan to the Prince of Wales in commemorattion of the Sultan's visit to England. Includes a engraving by E. Hacker of one of the horses, Katplan, from a painting by E. Corbet. Anonymously written by someone with a strong subjective bent toward the English Thoroughbred as opposed to the Arabian horse. One of the horses, Kouch (spelled Qouch), was used on the Arabian mare Naomi, bred from the Upton importation, leaving a line in South America.

Albert Harris — Kemah Stud

Albert Harris — Kemah Stud

Written on the death of founder Albert Harris, the article is a description of his horse activities, including as president of the Arabian Horse Club of America. His endeavors with his horses were primarily in athletic contests, including endurance, and he wanted a stout, correct, athletic animal. Kemah Stud's primary location was Lake Geneva, Wisconsin.

Arabs and What They Can Do

Arabs and What They Can Do

Brochure written by Alice Bracker (Aldachar Arabians), illustrated by her son Charles Bracker, and signed by the author. Prepared for and published by the infant organization, International Arabian Horse Association. Copy given to Charles Craver by another son, David Bracker, at the time of presentation to Craver Farms of the skeletons of three Aldachar horses. The skulls have been placed, along with over 150 others in the Craver skull collection, with the Carnegie Museum of Natural History in Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Baroness Wentworth

Baroness Wentworth

Primarily written about Judith, Lady Wentworth, and her athletic and artistic abilities, but it does list many of the Crabbet Stud achievements in race, show and exportations. 

Bedouin Tribes of the Euphrates

Blunt, Lady Anne: Bedouin Tribes of the Euphrates; Harper & Brothers, New York, 1879. Account of Wilfrid and Lady Anne Blunt’s first trip (1877–8) to the Arabian desert, the purchase of horses later sent to Crabbet, with chapters on Bedouin customs, horse breeding, strains of the horses. Illustrated with old engravings.

Catalog der International Pferde-ausstellug

Catalog der International Pferde-ausstellug

The catalog for the horse exhibition at the 1873 World’s Fair in Vienna. It includes Arabians exhibited by Bábolna, Lipizza, Weil, and the Polish nobility, amongst all other breeds of horses. Provided to the Archive by Kate McLachlan.

Foundation Breeder series, vol. 1, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Foundation Breeder series, vol. 1, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Thanks to Mary Jane Parkinson and the Arabian Horse World for sharing this series of articles about Foundation Breeders of the Arabian Horse, in three volumes. 

Foundation Breeder series, vol. 2 by Mary Jane Parkinson

Foundation Breeder series, vol. 2 by Mary Jane Parkinson

Thanks to Mary Jane Parkinson and the Arabian Horse World for sharing this series of articles about Foundation Breeders of the Arabian Horse, in three volumes. 

Foundation Breeders series, vol. 3, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Foundation Breeders series, vol. 3, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Thanks to Mary Jane Parkinson and the Arabian Horse World for sharing this series of articles about Foundation Breeders of the Arabian Horse, in three volumes. 

Heritage Breeders series, vol. 1, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Heritage Breeders series, vol. 1, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Thanks to Mary Jane Parkinson and the Arabian Horse World for sharing this series of articles about Heritage Breeders of the Arabian Horse, in two volumes. 

Heritage Breeders series, vol. 2, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Heritage Breeders series, vol. 2, by Mary Jane Parkinson

Thanks to Mary Jane Parkinson and the Arabian Horse World for sharing this series of articles about Heritage Breeders of the Arabian Horse, in two volumes.

Arabian Horse Archives, Inc.
A GLOBAL MUSEUM TO PRESERVE BREED HISTORY
contact by mail: POB 281, Winchester IL 62694
or online: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.arabianarchives.org

Copyright © 2012-2018 Arabian Horse Archives, Inc.