Churchill Downs 100th Kentucky Derby First Centennial Compiled under the Auspices of Churchill Downs 1875-1975

By: Gorham, Bob Editor

Price: $10.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


Crisp copy in illustrated card covers with center cover illustration of centennial trophy cup, upper tips lightly bumped, light surface soil to white background covers. Dedication plate to the National Sporting Library on fep (although NOT a former library copy, no marks anywhere), else fine without tears or soil. Loaded with fabulous photos throughout including early advertising art of the day. 247 pp. Foreword/ History of Churchill Downs/ The Press on the Kentucky Derby/ Joe Hirsch, Fred Russell, Red Smith, Nelson Fisher, John Carmichael/ The Derbies, No. 1 through No. 49/ The Derby in Color/ The Wreath of Roses/ The Derbies No. 50 through No. 99/ Kentucky Derby Statistics/ Acknowledgements/ Sponsors/ Photo Index.

Title: Churchill Downs 100th Kentucky Derby First Centennial Compiled under the Auspices of Churchill Downs 1875-1975

Author Name: Gorham, Bob Editor

Illustrator: Photographs

Categories: HORSE RACING & CHASING,

Edition: Possible First

Publisher: KY, Churchill Downs: 1973

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Soft cover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 39558

Keywords: THOROUGHBRED RACING, BLOODSTOCK, FLAT BETTING,