Keeneland A Thoroughbred Legacy Celebrating 75 Years of Tradition

By: Compilation Authored

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Gift quality, rare stated first edition HARDCOVER in brand new, unread, unmarked, uncreased condition with hunter green and khaki colored cloth over hard boards showing sharp tips and spine ends. 231 pp Mapped endpapers showing the grounds at Keeneland. A stunner of a book profusely illustrated with fascinating black & white, and color photos of yesteryear through the twenty-first century. A compilation work with many authors including 3 forewords by Nick Nicholson, William Greely, and James E. Bassett III. Followed by twelve chapters that speak to the Keene family legacy, The Turf Club at Keeneland, Success in the Auction Ring, The Community and Keeneland, Keeneland Library, Hollywood comes to Keeneland, Life on the Backstretch, Technology finds a way authored by Vickie Mitchell, Rena Baer, Michele MacDonald, Sue Wylie, Deirdre B. Biles, Sharon M. Reynolds, Erich L. Ruehs, Ave Lawyer, Maryjean Wall, and Rick Bailey. Measures 8 6/8ths X 10 6/8ths x 1" and will require additional funds for priority mail or foreign destinations. Unclipped, color photo illustrated dust jacket is now in new mylar which will protect the book going forward. Internationally known as the leader of Thoroughbred auction sales and beloved as a National Historic Landmark racecourse, Keeneland beat the odds to become an enduring presence in the heart of Kentucky's Bluegrass region. Presents fresh insights and historical details that chronicle the first seventy-five years of this Kentucky icon.

Title: Keeneland A Thoroughbred Legacy Celebrating 75 Years of Tradition

Author Name: Compilation Authored

Illustrator: Photographs & Maps

Categories: HORSE RACING & CHASING,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: KY, Blood-Horse Publications: 2010

ISBN Number: 1581503342

ISBN Number 13: 9781581503340

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 46307

Keywords: Colt, Filly, Foal Auctions, Bloodstock, Thoroughbred Racing, Horse Breeding, Auction Sales, Kentucky Bluegrass, National Historic Register, Racecourses.,