Racing in America 1665-1865
Racing in America 1665-1865


Racing in America 1665-1865


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Publication Info

  • Publisher: The Jockey Club
  • Edition: n/a
  • Date Published: 1944
  • Place Published: New York
  • ISBN: n/a


  • Condition: Good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    Part of Racing in America series. 800 copies printed of which this is number 239. 2 vols. Vol. 1: xii, 315; vol. 2: ix, 416 p. 34 cm. Vol. I has one colour frontispiece and 50 b&w plates. Vol. 2 has one frontispiece and 86 b&w plates. Beige cloth and paper hardcovers with pasted on spine labels. Covers are worn towards edges and corners are bumped. Vol. I has hole in spine label. Slight foxing of rear endpapers in volume I. Companion volumes to "Racing in America: 1866-1921" by W. S. Vosburgh, and the author's "Racing in America: 1922-1936." Covers the early colonial period, Revolutionary times, the early 19th century and Civil War periods, with appendices of horse imports, winners of principal races, race courses, pedigrees, index. May require extra shipping depending on your location.

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