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The sporting calendar: containing an account of the plates, matches, and sweepstakes that have been run for in Great-Britain and Ireland ...

Additional Title(s):

Sporting calendar

London: Printed for J. Miller, at No.2, Queen's-Head passage, Paternoster-Row, 1770-
Physical Description:
v. 18 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2301
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BEIN 1971 S2: Covers have armorial design of small crown with capital P beneath.
BEIN 1971 S2: v.6, p.319/320 trimmed.
BAC: British Art Center copy: 8 volumes. Volume I (published in 1770) - Volume VIII (1777). Full tan calf; red and black leather labels with gold lettering and gold lines on spine, spine title: Racing Calendar, gold stamped on cover edges. The racing seasons chronicled are 1769-1776. Spine height: 6 5/8 inches.
Sub-title varies slightly.
By William Tuting and Thomas Fawconer (successors to Mr. Heber) 1769-1772; 1773- by Thomas Fawconer.
Vol. 2, 1770 have no imprints.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, A3
Subject Terms:
Horse racing -- Great Britain.
Horse racing -- Periodicals.
Portland, Dukes of. Library (Welbeck Abbey)
Sports -- Periodicals.
Tuting, William.
Fawconer, Thomas.

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