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Sue, Eugène, 1804–1857

The Godolphin Arabian, or, The history of a thorough-bred / by Eugène Sue.

Additional Title(s):

Godolphin Arabian

History of a thorough-bred

Arabian Godolphin. English

London : Chapman and Elcoate, 1845.
Physical Description:
116 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 19 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2160
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
BEIN 2004 698: Original wrappers. Armorial bookplate of John M. Schiff on accompanying case.
Advertising matter on [5] pages at end, not noted in pagination.
BAC: British Art Center copy: Brownish-white wrappers; printed in black on front and back outsides and insides. Black quarter morocco, and blue cloth slip-case; black leather label with gold lettering on spine. Frontispiece, title-page, 1 plate of an etching, 2 wood-engravings in text, 1 wood-engraving on title-page. Spine height: 9 7/8 inches. Note: Only one copy located.
Translated from the French.
"Originally translated for the Sunday Times".
"Printed by Chapman and Elcoate, Peterborough Court, and 5 Shoe Lane, Fleet Street"--T.p. verso.
Illustrated by Thomas Onwhyn.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 175
Subject Terms:
Horses -- Fiction.
Race horses -- Fiction.
Schiff, John M. -- Bookplate.
Thoroughbred horse -- Fiction.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Onwhyn, Thomas, 1811?-1886.

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