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Patterns of Greatness

By: Alan Porter

Price: £119.00

Publisher: Highflyer International 1992 1st edition:

Seller ID: 74204


Signed by Author. Bound in dark green faux leather with gilt to front and spine. Size approx 10 x 7.5 inches. 236pp. In Very Good condition. Author’s signature to title page. No dustwrapper. Corners slightly bumped. Slight split to leatherette nr spine edge. Else a very clean and tight copy. B&W illustrations throughout. Illustrated endpapers. A Pedigree analysis of the leading European Thoroughbred Race Horses of the last fifty years by Alan Porter. View more info

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Ed Byrne’s Racing Year

By: BYRNE, Ed;

Price: £48.00

Publisher: Trainers Record, The Friary Press, 1983 1st edition:

Seller ID: 74366


Size approx 12 x 8.5 inches. In blue faux leather covers with gilt to front and spine. With original glossy illustrated dustwrapper. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. Minor crease in laminate on dw front. Else a clean tight, near fine copy. 192pp. Colour and b&w photographs throughout. View more info

Image for The Shire Horse. A History of the Breed, the Society and the Men. Signed limited edition in fine binding and slip case.

The Shire Horse. A History of the Breed, the Society and the Men. Signed limited edition in fine binding and slip case.

By: CHIVERS, KEITH:

Price: £140.00

Publisher: London, J. A. Allen, 1976 1st. LTD Numbered & signed edition.:

Seller ID: 79144


Hardback, Tall 8vo. 9.5 x 6 inches. In full calf leather binding with gilt to spine and gilt horse to front. Gilt dentelles. All page edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. With hard card slipcase. In fine condition and very good near fine slipcase. Signed letter from Lord Cornwallis bound in. “Numbered copy No. 44 (of 100.)” A very clean and tight copy. 834pp. Profusely illustrated with 8 colour & 60 b/w photo plates. A history of the Great Horse profusely illus... View more info

Image for Steeplechasing. (The Lonsdale Library Vol. XXXII). With a colour plate and forty-eight illustrations.

Steeplechasing. (The Lonsdale Library Vol. XXXII). With a colour plate and forty-eight illustrations.

By: De BROKE, LORD WILLOUGHBY;

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Seeley Service & Co. Ltd., 1954 1st edition:

Seller ID: 77801


Hardback, Tall 8vo. (approx 9 x 5.5 ins.) Half-bound in brown cloth boards and yellow cloth spine, with gilt lettering to spine and gilt monogram to front. In original dustwrapper with colour plate to front and spine. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper (dw; Spine faded and rubbed at ends. Edges of plate rubbed on spine and crease to plate on front. Not price clipped - original SS&C price sticker). Endpapers and inside pages all very clean and tight. An... View more info

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The Book of the Horse.

By: VESEY-FITZGERALD, BRIAN (ed):

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Nicholson & Watson, 1946 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 78015


Hardback, 10 x 7 inches. In brown cloth covers with green lettering to spine and green designs to covers. Pictorial endpapers. In very good condition. Corners slightly bumped and rubbed, some darkening to gilt decoration and lettering. Neat inscription “Marion Broadhurst” to front endpaper, some slight darkeing/tanning to pages, Else a very clean and tight copy. --- Includes chapters on The World’s Horse, Racing, Breeds, Agriculture, trade, Hackney, ... View more info

Image for Songs and Verses and The True Cross. Illustrated by S. E. Walker.

Songs and Verses and The True Cross. Illustrated by S. E. Walker.

By: WHYTE-MELVILLE, G. J.;

Price: £30.00

Publisher: London, Ward Lock & Co. Limited. no date:

Seller ID: 77461


Hardback, 7.5 x 5 ins. Very attractive dark blue morocco leather and light blue cloth half-binding with gold lettering on spine. Marbled endpapers. Gilt top edges. In very good condition. Spine darkened. Endpapers a little darkened at edges. Some light spots to title page and between endpapers. Neat inscription to front “G.A. Sanders from S. H. Drummond.” (S.H. Drummond, attrib. Rife Brigade, “They will not grow old”.) Some minor foxing spots, Els... View more info