1956 The Sheshoon, Ballymanny, Gilltown, Ongar and Sallymount Studs: Ireland

By: H.H. Aga Khan, Cyril Hall Mgr Turf Lodge, The Curragh Stud, Co. Kildare

Price: $95.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Very nice hardcover in hunter green grosgrain type cloth with British tan diagonal stripe ruled in gilt with gilt titles and 1956 date. No sunning on the cloth anywhere, book was properly stored. This is a very tidy former library book without any call tags (or markings whatsoever, no title) on the backstrip, one bumped corner and other three still sharp and barely brushed (no broken cloth), and bumped spine ends. Has a California Polytechnic State University Library ink stamped on 3 sides of page block and head of slightly age-toned fep along with library sticker placed there. Opposing frt pastedown wears a presentation (gift) plate to the CA Univ from Mrs. Neil S. McCarthy in memory of Neil S. McCarthy. 93 pp text is crisp, fresh and unmarked without foxing or age-toning. Title page lists Mr. Cyril Hall as the manager at the Turf Lodge, The Curragh, Co. Kildare. with telephones of the Turf Lodge and five other Irish Studs listed on the cover. The indexed listed mares are designated as being owned by H.H. Aga Khan or his son: Prince Aly Khan in the front. Includes a three generation pedigree of each mare on the left, and their track record (if any), followed by their stud record on the right of each page spread. There are 86 mares recorded plus a 6 page list of their foals in training at the Irish Studs at the end. More than suitable for gift giving and a nice size to tuck into a Christmas stocking. Other Aga Khan Stud book years available, view in store or email for info.

Title: 1956 The Sheshoon, Ballymanny, Gilltown, Ongar and Sallymount Studs: Ireland

Author Name: H.H. Aga Khan, Cyril Hall Mgr Turf Lodge, The Curragh Stud, Co. Kildare

Illustrator: No Illustrations

Categories: HORSE RACING & CHASING,

Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: Dublin, Ireland, Aga Khan Publisher, Brindly's Ltd Dublin Printer: 1955

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Size: 24mo - over 5 - 5

Seller Id: 46310

Keywords: Stud Records, Thoroughbred Pedigrees, Track Records, Race Results, Breeding Histories, Irish Thoroughbreds, Horse Breeding, Selecting a Sire, Broodmares, ,