England, Stanley Paul and Co. Anchor Press: 1957
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller Id: 46
Condition: Near Fine
1st edition in turquoise boards with gilt title binding. 191 pp. Professionally reproduced DJ chipped lower front cover, and along top edge. 4 color pictorial DJ shows jumper clearing a huge post & rail oxer. Book corners lightly bumped but fine condition otherwise. Uncommon title. Alan Oliver had been a veteran show jumper for 16 years when he was only 25 yrs of age! He has taken part in all the big European competitions, jumping against the world's top riders. Vividly and excitingly he describes all that happens both in the ring and behind the scenes and introduces the horses with their... View More...