Rectangular 8vo hardcover in dark blue leatherette boards with title in gilt. No printing specified. Fine/: No defects externally or internally; text itself clean, bright & unmarked. Introduction; Author's Note; Illustrations. 204pp.****Subtitled 30 Years of Los Alamitos Legends, this well-researched book covers the history of the Southern California racetrack located in Cypress. Founded by Kentuckian Frank Vessells in 1951, the course races both thoroughbred and quarter horses, and has the distinction of hosting 4 quarter horse races with purses of over 1 million dollars. History includes profiles of managers, trainers, jockeys, and of course, the stars of the show, the race horses themselves (Jet Deck; Go Man Go; Easy Date; Scooper Chick and more.) Generously illustrated throughout with black/white photographs, many full-page. A flawless copy of this unique race track history. #40015. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-15659905427
Title: What a Way to Go!
Publisher: Bonsall, California: Vessells Stallion Farm
Publication Date: 1996
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description Vessels Stallion Farm (1996), Bonsall, 1996. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good+. Limited Edition. Black leatherette boards. Stamped in gilt on the front and spine. #16/700 copies, signed by the author. Additionally inscribed on a front blank page by the author. Well illustrated. Slight bumps to the corners but only light wear otherwise. Very clean and tight. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 204 pages; Signed by Author. Bookseller Inventory # 12828