Author Archives: Kayo Fraser

Wheelwrighting Volume II

You may order from me at http://www.wildhorsebooks.com – you can pay with a US check, Money order, credit/debit card or PayPal. I can send a PayPal invoice if you choose. My phone is 406-846-3686 or email is books@wildhorsebooks.com Volume II … Continue reading

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Kits

Model Trailways I opened two of the kits and was amazed at the parts provided which includes a sheet of  brass parts, metal hubs, copper like chain, brass nails, four tiny drill bits, rods, canvas and laser-cut basswood, complete with … Continue reading

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New Horse Drawn Vehicle book

  Carriage Monthly 40th Anniversary Historical Number, The Carriage Museum of America has reprinted the 40th Anniversary of the Carriage Monthly, first published in 1904, paying tribute to the history of the carriage industry. It is filled with advertisements from … Continue reading

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New Driving Books & DVDs

  Some new books I just added to the web site: http://www.wildhorsebooks.com Starting A Team Dave Feltenberger  14 chapters with black and white photos on how to teach horses to lead, back, harness, ground drive and drive a team or … Continue reading

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Borrowed Time- Volume 1

  Volume 1  Borrowed Time – A Tribute to The Wheels That Built The American West, a coffee table book to cover the farm, freight, ranch, coach, business and military vehicles/brands that played such a strong role in the development … Continue reading

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Model Kits

We now sell a few new kits – this Doctor’s Buggy has just been released a few months ago. Doctor’s Buggy Kit by Model Trailways.  NEW! Designed  for historical accuracy and easy assembly. Fine basswood and cherry parts are laser … Continue reading

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Abbot-Downing: Coach and Wagon Makers to the World

The New Hampshire Historical Society has reprinted the Abbott-Downing book and added new information as well. As they state: This newly released and richly illustrated book presents an overview history of the Abbot-Downing Company and examines the art and science … Continue reading

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