Our first deal in horseflesh in Manitoba Canada Cartoons 1892 ILN full page
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Our first deal in horseflesh in Manitoba. Canada. Cartoons 1892 ILN full page

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TITLE OF THE PRINT: Our first deal in horseflesh in Manitoba 1. Three colonial settlers, pining for lady society, on their way to a Lawn-tennis party at " The Cross," are chaffed by a gig-keeping neighbour because they go on foot. 2. Next week they buy a "plug," which in the local dialect, being interpreted, ineans some kind of horse, 2. The untamed animal which none of them could ride, is harnessed to a "buckboard," and proves not less dificult to dirve, 4. Catastrophe in driving - though tim held the ribbons, while Joe and I held the horse in check, 5. And this was the experince of attempting to ride: an enteratining spectacle for the lawn-tennis party, 6. One of us was deputed to offer the "plug" for sale to any neighbour wanting a safe and serviceable beast

DATE PRINTED: 02/04/1892    

IMAGE SIZE: Approx Overall page size 39 x 26cm, 15 x 10 inches

TYPE: Antique wood-engraved print. Illustrated London News full page from 2 April 1892

CONDITION: Good. The print is in good condition. However, please note that the condition of the item that you receive may differ slightly from that shown in the image, which may have been taken from a different example of the print. The strength of the impression and the degree to which the text/images on the reverse side show through on the front may vary somewhat from that shown. There may be some slight spotting, minor blemishes or light offsetting. Virtually all antiquarian maps and prints are subject to some normal aging due to use and time which is not obtrusive unless otherwise stated. We offer a no questions asked return policy.

AUTHENTICITY: This is an authentic historic print, published at the date stated above. It is not a modern copy.

VERSO: There are images and/or text printed on the reverse side of the picture. In some cases this may be visible on the picture itself (please check the scan prior to your purchase) or around the margin of the picture


PROVENANCE: The Illustrated London News

Our first deal in horseflesh in Manitoba. Canada. Cartoons 1892 ILN full page
Our first deal in horseflesh in Manitoba. Canada. Cartoons 1892 ILN full page

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