By: Rippon, Angela; Foreword By Virginia Leng
London, Pavilion: 1987
Edition: 1st Edition
Seller ID: 17412
Splendid 1st edition hardcover book packed with fabulous b/w & color photos. A comprehensive pictorial resource for the sport. Book and glossy, unclipped dj in fine condition. No inscriptions. 192 pp. Contents include: EARLY DAYS / THE SPORT GROWS / THE COURSE (INCLUDES COURSE DESIGNS) / THE DIRECTOR / MONEY MATTERS / AS SEEN ON TELEVISION / BEHIND THE SCENES / THE EVENT / THE WINNER / BADMINTON HIGHLIGHTS / APPENDICES / LIST OF WINNERS SINCE 1949 / DRESSAGE / SPEED AND ENDURANCE / JUMPING. Angela Rippon tells the story of The Badminton Horse Trials from their inception by the Duke of Beaufor... View More...