The Racehorse in Training

By: Day, William and Alfred J.

Price: $20.00

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Book Condition: Good

Boards tips bumped and lightly rubbed. Backstrip slightly sunned with bumped ends showing color loss but no major rubbing. Rear board watermarked but text is fine, tight and unmarked. 213 pp with 16 b/w full page plates. Foreword by the Rt. Hon. The Earl of Coventry. Original work published 1880. Much sought volume with the following chapters: The Training Stable/ Breakdown, Roaring, Etc./ Condition/ The Training Ground/ Hints on Purchasing/ Purchase of Yearlings/ Trials/ Jockeys/ The Race and it's Responsibilities/ Starting and Weights/ Professional Hardships/ The Racehorse as He Was and Is/ The Racehorse in Peace and in War/ Betting/ Betting as It Is (1880)/ Practicable Reforms/ Minor Evils of the Racehorse/ Attacks on the Turf/ Index.

Title: The Racehorse in Training

Author Name: Day, William and Alfred J.

Illustrator: Photographs


Edition: Revised Edition

Publisher: London, Cassell & Co. Ltd: 1925

Binding: Cloth Boards

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Cloth Boards

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 33620