The New Zealand Horse

Thursday, November 8, 2018 - 18:00
Hedley's Bookshop, 150 Queen St, Masterton
Launch The New Zealand Horse

Join Deborah Coddington and Jane Ussher and The Publishers of Massey University Press in celebrating the release of the magnificent book "New Zealand Horse".

A magnificent tribute to the New Zealand horse, documenting its pivotal role in the development of the early colony, in farming, transport, war, sport and in our affections.Writer Deborah Coddington and photographer Jane Ussher capture the strength, beauty and mystery of the horse across New Zealand, from bareback beach riders in the far north and huntsmen in Hawke's Bay, to the Otago high country, the stud farms of the Waikato, the wild horses of the Kaimanawas, film horses, dressage horses and many, many more.Warmly and expertly written, and including a range of historical images, this magnificent book is brought to startling life by the astounding photographs of Jane Ussher.