Horse - Red cloth covered boards with gilt lettering on spine show rubbing and shelf wear. Previous owner's book plate on first end page. Page edges shows foxing not affecting interior. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: High Mettled Racer - Being the Story of "...
Publisher: E. P. Dutton & Co.
Publication Date: 1935
Book Condition: Good
Book Description Constable & Co., 1933. Hardcover. Condition: Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. No jacket. Green cloth covers. Spine and edges of covers faded. Corners bumped. 276pp + adverts. Light foxing to page edges. Seller Inventory # 023080
Book Description Constable & Company Ltd, 1939. Gilt Lettering on Cloth Boards. Condition: Very Good +. Dust Jacket Condition: Fair. Uniform Edition. Blue cloth covered boards with bright gilt title on spine. All tips and spine ends lightly bumped, no rubbing or boards showing. The 230 pg text is tight and bright without soil, tears, names or turned corners. Stated "Uniform Edition" which is the second printing of 1939. First edition was 1933. A wonderful copy in an unclipped color reproduction pictorial dj showing large chip at head of frt panel and loss at tips and along rear spine edge. Displays OK on the shelf with spine title still legible. DJ now in new mylar sleeve. This is the autobiography of a racehorse who eventually became a hunter, and it is packed with thrills from start to finish. The author has accomplished a very difficult task triumphantly. There are very few riders who, after reading this book with intelligence, will not find themselves on better terms with their horses. Seller Inventory # 37621
Book Description E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc, New York, 1935. Hardcover. Condition: Waterstained covers, else fine. First U.S. edition. Octavo. original red cloth lettered in gilt, pictorially stamped in blind with a hunter and rider jumping on front cover. Publisher's review slip laid in. Seller Inventory # 28137
Book Description Constable, GB, 1933. Hardback. Condition: G+. Dust Jacket Condition: No DW. 1st Edition. Fairly clean tight text but minro damp marking to edges of covers. Seller Inventory # f031.026
Book Description E.P. Dutton & Co., 1935. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. Second Printing. 2nd printing hardcover in red cloth with blindstamped horse & rider on front cover has some mottled marks and head & foot of spine are showing a bit of shelf wear. Professionally reproduced dust jacket has a large chip missing from upper edge & head of spine with part of title missing. 276 pages are tight with light yellowing from age and a few at rear of book have small chips missing but none interfere with the text. This is the autobiography of a racehorse who eventually became a hunter, and it is packed with thrills from start to finish. The author has accomplished a very difficult task triumphantly. There are very few riders who, after reading this book with intelligence, will not find themselves on better terms with their horses. Seller Inventory # 37839
Book Description Constable, 1939. New edition.. Uniform edition. Free end papers a little yellowed; owner's name on front free end paper; binding tight; dust jacket a little worn at edges, & protected in renmovable clear film Used - Very Good. VG hardback in Good price-clipped dust jacket. Seller Inventory # BOOKS204552I
Book Description Published by Constable and Company Limited, 10-12 Orange Street, London First Edition . 1933., 1933. First edition hard back binding in publisher's original green cloth covers, black lettering to the spine. 8vo 7½'' x 5¼'' 276, 23 [pp] catalogue. Former name to front end paper, spine and edges faded with slight surface damp spoiling to edges of boards. Good condition book in very scarce repaired but complete dust wrapper with rubbing across spine tips and corners, not price clipped 7/6. Dust wrapper supplied in archive acetate film protection, this is not adhered to the book or to the dust wrapper and can easily be removed should you so wish. Member of the P.B.F.A. SPORT [Horse Racing]. Seller Inventory # 27032