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Bridlework Bridlework, A Step-By-Step Guide Robert H. Steinke Thorough instruction to the art of bridle making, with over 200 photos plus diagrams. 270 pages, 8 1/2" x 91/2" soft cover. These are going out of print, so order soon.  $54.00  s/h $11

Care & Repair of Harness Robert H. Steinke This is an Allen Photographic Guides book showing simple repairs of the light driving harness and how to clean it. Full color photos. 24 pages 7 1/4 x 9 3/4"    $14.99

 

Harness Making A Step-by-Step Guide Robert H. Steinke   This covers history, tools, leather, fittings, hand-stitching, vehicle leatherwork, accoutrements, clothing, measurements for making a variety of English style of harness and more. With over 200 photos, additional drawings and illustrations. Hardcover 266 pages. Approx 9" X 9 ⅝" Published in England - more the British style harness but helpful for all types. $65.00 plus $11 s/h

 

Making Harness A Step-by-Step Guide.  Driving - Farming - Mule - Single & Team - Pony - Cob - Horses - Draft Lewis G. Martin and Daniel S. Preston. This is spiral bound and there is a whole lot of information in this book about making all types of American style harness from pony, light driving to draft horse farming - as the subtitle suggests.  If you want to make harness - I'd suggest you get this book. Lots of photos! 464 pages, 8 " X 11"   This will help anyone with moderate skills in leather working.  Measurements are in both inches and centimeters. $58.00 $11 s/h to US addresses

 

Understanding Harness Balanced Draft - Breast Collars - Neck Collars by Barb Lee  This is a simply explanation on how breast collar and neck collar harness works, and how to measure for size and fit on a horse.  55 pages, 8 1/2 x 11" comb binding, clear plastic cover.

$18.00

There are a few books that offer harnessing and fitting information- see the Light Driving and Draft Horse books to the left. Shipping and handling on the two larger books will be $12 the other two books will be $7 to US addresses. Combined orders will save on shipping costs. Call or email for prices and for foreign shipping rates.

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