American Turf Register

Frank Forester (Henry William Herbert)

Published by Skinner, 1830
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Baltimore, 1830. The first 12 issues, complete. Bound in facsimile speckled calf lettered in gilt. An attractive copy with some normal tanning and foxing to pages and some pencil marks on tissue guards and a few spots of contents. Very good condition overall with a fine binding. A nice copy. Bookseller Inventory #

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Title: American Turf Register
Publisher: Skinner
Publication Date: 1830
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition.

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Frank Forester (Henry William Herbert); Skinner, John S., Editor and Publisher
Published by John S. Skinner (1831)
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Book Description John S. Skinner, 1831. Half Calf Leather. Condition: Poor. Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition. Volume III, twelve issues complete (Sep 1831-Aug 1832) of this monthly magazine. Original half calf leather with slightly raised bands and black label. Leather is much chipped to the bottom of the spine and it is lacking a 3/4 inch section. The front board is off and the back board has been inexpertly reinforced. Marbled boards and endpages. frontispiece has been glued to title page affecting readablity of title page and the text description of the frontispiece plate. Lacking most of the two fold out horse genealogies. Generaly light foxing throughout. One plate torn in half but complete. Lacking plate for the fifth month. Otherwise complete. READING COPY only. We have the first FIVE YEARS of American Turf Register for sale. Photos of each volume is available upon request. The "American Turf Register" is one of the most versatile of the early American sporting magazines, with several important contributions by Frank Forester (i. e., Henry W. Herbert). Henry William Herbert (pen name Frank Forester) (April 3, 1807 - May 17, 1858), was an English novelist and writer on sport. He is best known for his works on sport, published under the pseudonym of Frank Forester. These include: * The Field Sports of the United States and British Provinces (1849) * Frank Forester and his Friends (1849) * The Fish and Fishing of the United States (1850) * The Young Sportsman's Complete Manual (1852) * The Horse and Horsemanship in the United States and British Provinces of North America (1858). He eventually committed suicide in New York. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 013304

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Frank Forester (Henry William Herbert); Skinner, John S., Editor and Publisher
Published by John S. Skinner (1830)
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Book Description John S. Skinner, 1830. Half Calf Leather. Condition: Poor. Illustrated (illustrator). First Edition. Volume II, twelve issues complete (Sep 1830-Aug 1831) of this monthly magazine. Original half calf leather with slightly raised bands and gilt lettering. Spine has been taped with clear box tape and someone has tried to reinforce the spine with elmers glue. Marbled boards worn. This contains a complete year's worth of American Turf Register. Generaly light foxing throughout as is usual with this title. Embossed stamp of the National Audubon Society Library. frontispiece plates are all present and several extra plates are in the text. Folding frontispiece plate of the horse skeleton is lacking half. READING COPY only. We have the first FIVE YEARS of American Turf Register for sale. Photos of each volume is available upon request. The "American Turf Register" is one of the most versatile of the early American sporting magazines, with several important contributions by Frank Forester (i. e., Henry W. Herbert). Henry William Herbert (pen name Frank Forester) (April 3, 1807 - May 17, 1858), was an English novelist and writer on sport. He is best known for his works on sport, published under the pseudonym of Frank Forester. These include: * The Field Sports of the United States and British Provinces (1849) * Frank Forester and his Friends (1849) * The Fish and Fishing of the United States (1850) * The Young Sportsman's Complete Manual (1852) * The Horse and Horsemanship in the United States and British Provinces of North America (1858). He eventually committed suicide in New York. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 013542

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