Rules of the Washington Jockey Club.
- George-town : Printed by William A. Rind, 1803.
- Physical Description:
- 16 pages ; 16 cm
- Rare Books and ManuscriptsSporting 1894Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon CollectionAccessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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- Members' names: p. -16.
Podeschi, J. B. Horse and horsemanship, 79
BAC: British Art Center copy: Octavo. Marbled wrappers. In dark red quarter morocco, and greyish-pink cloth slip-case; gold lines on front and back covers, gold lettering on spine. Title-page. This pamphlet, published in D.C., is believed to be the first printing in America of a book of rules for horseracing. Written in ink on the binder's front flyleaf of this copy is a list of winning horses and their owners for races held in 1802 and 1803. Spine height: 6 1/2 inches.
- Subject Terms:
- Horse racing.Washington Jockey Club (Washington, D.C.)
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