horse fancier

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: fancier - a person who breeds and cares for horses
animal fancier - a person who breeds animals
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The landowner to whom Nicholas went was a bachelor, an old cavalryman, a horse fancier, a sportsman, the possessor of some century-old brandy and some old Hungarian wine, who had a snuggery where he smoked, and who owned some splendid horses.
And an article in the horse fancier's bible this week clearly rankled with him, so much so that he was moved to complain at his weekly media conference yesterday.
This is an ambitious work, placing the horse in both myth and history throughout the ages in peace and in war, in religion and art from near the dawn of time to the Kentucky Derby, so it is of interest not only to horse fanciers but also to readers with interests ranging widely through anthropology, theology, geography and the history of warfare--from The Golden Bough to Horses Hitches and Rocky Trails.