BACK (in the Manege). A horse's back should be straight; hollowbacked is called saddle-backed: horses of this description are generally light and carry their heads well, but are deficient in strength and service. A weak-backed horse is apt to stumble.
Harewood, Harry. A Dictionary of Sports. London: T. Tegg and son, 1835.
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