My Favourite Horse Stories

By: Williams, Dorian

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine

1st edition hardcover, no jacket. Lightly brushed tips, somewhat yellowed spine and head of boards. 160 pp text as new with some nice b/w sketches to begin each story. A selection of 15 short stories about horses. These stories were compiled by Dorian Williams, a famous writer on horse, more so in Great Britain than in the United States. One of the stories included is Scene 7, Act III, of Henry V by William Shakespeare. Some of the stories are abridgments of well known whole books on horses. Author's included are: Colin O'Leary/ Monica Dickens/ Dick Francis/ John Hislop, Leo Tolstoy, Viscount Knutsford and others.

Title: My Favourite Horse Stories

Author Name: Williams, Dorian

Illustrator: Kesteven, Peter


Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Lutterworth Press: 1968

ISBN Number: 0718814215

ISBN Number 13: 9780718814212

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 13962

Keywords: Foxhunting, Point-to-Point Racing, Steeplechasing, Horse Stories, Compilations.,