The Welsh Cob

Wynne Davies

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The world's leading authority traces the origins and development of one of the most popular riding and driving breeds. In the most comprehensive and factual account ever published, the author examines the bloodlines and introduces many famous cobs and owners. Beautifully illustrated, this fascinating book has already become one of our best-selling titles.
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Author: Wynne Davies

Format: Hardcover

Page Count: 216

Illustrations: Color and black & white photographs

ISBN: 9780851317212

By Wynne Davies

By profession, Dr Wynne Davies was Head of the Chemistry section at the South Glamorgan Institute of Higher Education, which became the University of Wales Institute Cardiff.

He has been a member of the Welsh Pony and Cob Society since 1948, a member of Council, was President of the Society in 1984 and Publicity Officer since 1978. He was elected Honorary Life Vice-President in 1991 for his 37 years of service on Council and received the M.B.E. at Buckingham Palace in October 1995 for his services to Wales and to the Welsh Pony and Cob Society.

Dr Wynne Davies has been Grand Parade commentator at the Royal Welsh Show since 1976 and Main Ring commentator since 1980, he has contributed articles and Show reports to various UK and overseas magazines since 1952 and reported the Royal Welsh Show for Horse and Hound every year between 1954 and 2012. Mr. Davies passed away in 2021.