The Horseman's Year 1947 1948

By: Lyon, W.E.

Price: $12.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


NF 1st edition hardcover in red cloth boards with sharp tips and lightly bumped foot of spine, internally crisp and clean without names or tears. DJ tatty with small chips. One 3/4" chip at head of dj backstrip that takes some of the title. DJ now protected in new mylar and displays ok. 176 pp. Everything to do with horses for the years 1947-1948 among the British, even in overseas competitions like the Olympics, is covered in this 1949 publication, which includes a rich assortment of photographic plates to accompany the text. From fox hunting, to jumping, to racing and dressage: its all covered here. Contributors and contents include Royal Cavalcade by Dermot Morrah; Point to Point Racing in 1948 by Michael Williams; horses in Art: John Skeaping and Humphrey Dixon present their views and many more.

Title: The Horseman's Year 1947 1948

Author Name: Lyon, W.E.

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: HORSE BREEDS & HISTORY,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: NY, A. S. Barnes & Co.: 1948

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Good +

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 34644

Keywords: SHOW JUMPING, STEEPLECHASING, DRIVING, HACKNEY, PAIRS CLASS, CHILDREN'S HUNTERS, RECORDS,