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1 – “The Brain and Nervous System. Their Accidents and their diseases.”

Artworks include: Megrims, out for a pleasant drive’; Phrenitis’; Sleepy Staggers’; Mad Staggers’; Head of a Horse with Hydrophobia’ and ‘The Last Stage of Hydrophobia’; Showing how far an animal with the disease [tetanus] is capable of motion’; …

2 – “The Eyes.- Their Accidents and Their Diseases”

Artworks include: Shyers’; Simple Opthalmia’; Simple Opthalmia – an eye showing the lasting marks of the lash’; Specific Opthalmia’; Specific Opthalmia- ‘the upper lid inverted in Specific Opthalmia’; …

11 – “Specific Diseases.- Their Varieties and their Treatment”

Artworks include: “Paroxysm of broken wind”; “Listening to the trachea of a horse”; “A spleen taken from a horse”; “Melanosis”; “the colours liable to melanosis”; “Water Farcy’ ‘a carters suprise”; “Purpura Haemorragica”;…

8 – ‘The so-called “incapacitating vices,” which are the results of injury or of disease’

‘…when accompanying a gig on horseback never ride close behind the vehicle’. Original watercolour painting. The painting was used to produce a woodcut engraving for print in Mayhew’s ‘The Illustrated Horse Management’ (1864)…

13 – ‘Breeding.- Its inconistencies and its disappointments’

Original watercolour painting of an adult and young horse outside. The painting was used to produce a woodcut engraving for print in Mayhew’s ‘The Illustrated Horse Management’ (1864), page 481…