McGinty's Racehorse and Other Sporting Stories

By: G.G.

Price: $75.00

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Book Condition: Good

1st edition hardcover in green cloth with lively color race illustration and red title on cover, color horse head in horseshoe with gilt titles on cocked spine. Very uncommon title that offers many hours of fireside chuckles for the actual or armchair sportsman. 248 pp with 12 full page, original b/w drawings by R.J. Richardson. Chapters include horse racing, foxhunting and more beginning with: McGinty's Racehorse/ A Mare of Sense/ Poppet's Dream/ A Great Fight/ Mr. Laker's Luck/ Killed in the Open/ An Unlucky Man/ Days with the Drag/ A Fine Finish/ A Little Spill/ Pulling Together/ Mr. Bugster's System/ Playing for Safety/ The Gaffer's Champion/ That Whip!/ The Bruiser/ A Bit of Baccarat/ An Epsom Triumph/ Mozart's Little Ways/ A Racing Trip/ The Spoofing of Billy/ With the Early Birds.

Title: McGinty's Racehorse and Other Sporting Stories

Author Name: G.G.

Illustrator: Richardson, R.J.


Edition: 1st Edition

Publisher: London, George Redway: 1899

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Hardcover

Size: 12mo - over 6

Seller Id: 45391

Keywords: Drag Hunting, Horse Racing, Steeplechasing, Foxhunting, Epsom Racecourse, English Field Sports,