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Fairfax-Blakeborough, J. (John), 1883–

The analysis of the turf or The duties and difficulties of racing officials, owners, trainers, jockeys, bookmakers and bettors, with stories of horses and courses / by J. Fairfax-Blakeborough, M.C. author of "Sporting days and sporting stories," "Malton memories and I'Anson triumphs," "Northern racing records," etc.

London : Philip Allan & Co. Ltd. Quality Court, 1927.
Physical Description:
xii, 321, [1] p., [12] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 776
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Title vignette.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 351
BAC: British Art Center copy: Diagonal fine rib-grain dark green cloth; stamped in gilt on spine, blind stamped on front cover and spine, untrimmed. (Folded dust jacket inside). Half-title, frontispiece, title-page, 12 plates of halftone-photoengravings. Spine height: 10 3/8 inches.
Subject Terms:
Horse racing -- Anecdotes.
Horse racing -- Great Britain -- Rules.
Horse trainers -- Great Britain.
Jockeys -- Great Britain.
Racetracks (Horse racing) -- Great Britain.

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