Cobbett, Martin, 1846-1906, Racing life and racing characters , 1903
Racing life and racing characters / by Martin Cobbett.
- London : Sands & Co., 1903.
- Physical Description:
- viii, 347 p.,  p. of plates : ports. ; 20 cm.
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- Copyright Status:
- Copyright Not Evaluated
- Includes portraits of 14 jockeys : W. Halsey, J. Watts, F.W. Hardy, D. Maher, W. Lane, O. Madden, J.H. Martin, C. Trigg, M. Cannon, R. Rodney, W. Griggs, T.L. Miller, J. Plant, and Sloan.
BAC: British Art Center copy: Octavo. Light green cloth; gold lettering on front cover and spine, photos of three jockeys on front cover, cover slightly marked. 14 plates of photographs of jockeys. Signed by the author (1903). Spine height: 7 1/2 inches.
- Subject Terms:
- Horse racing.Jockeys -- England -- Portraits.
- English Courses and foreign tracks
- The Jockey Club
- Commissions and commissioners
- Betting and brigandage
- The Fallacy of systems
- Trainers and training
- The American invasion
- Portraits of celebrated jockeys.
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