6 x 9 in. Cloth boards. Numerous B&W photos. Condition is VERY GOOD ; covers like new but spine is moderately cocked. Binding tight and text spotless. DJ is VERY GOOD ; edges worn with a few chips, spine quite sunned. Sport. Stax. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: AMERICAN RACE HORSES 1956, AN ANNUAL REVIEW ...
Publisher: The Countryman Press
Publication Date: 1957
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First edition.
Book Description Countryman. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Cover Missing. Book has some visible wear on the binding, cover, pages. Seller Inventory # GB0007JL0EOI3N01
Book Description The Countryman Press, 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. The leather bound book is in fine condition and housed in a good plus to very good minus slipcase. Wear along folds of slipcase. The leather is a light brown and must have been specially bound. First Edition/ First Printing containing 324 numbered pages plus index and series index pages. The title and top end pages are gilt. Just a beautiful and informative book for fans, breeders, owners and farm managers. This book contains the pedigrees of three of the greatest horses and sires ever to race in America [Bold Ruler, Nashua, Swaps]. Bold Ruler sired Secretariat, Triple Crown Winner in which he broke track records in all three events and Swaps, referred to " as literally the fastest horse that ever looked through a bridle". Bold Ruler was one of the dominant sires of the last century. Led the general sire list seven straight years 1963-1969 and again in 1973. Photos attachéd are Cover spine slipcase cover. Binding is tight and square. International shipping could be more than quoted by ABE. I SHIP VERY PROMPTLY. Seller Inventory # BRBCG1008