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Mason, Finch
Heroes and heroines of the Grand National. / By Finch Mason, author of "Sporting nonsense rhymes," "Annals of the horseshoe club," "Flowers of the hunt," etc., etc. Containing: a complete account of every race from its foundation in 1839 to the present year, together with all information of interest in connection therewith.
London: : The Biographical Press, 12, Henrietta Street, Covent Garden, W.C., 1907.
Physical Description:
xvi, 436, [2] p., [65] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 1458
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Publisher's advertisements on last [2] pages.
Includes index.
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 295
BAC: British Art Center copy: Dark red quarter morocco, and pebble-grain pinkish-red cloth covers; tooled in gilt on spine, blind stamped on front and back covers, all edges gilt. Color frontispiece, title-page, 6 plates of color photolithographs, 59 plates of halftone-photoengravings, 24 halftone-photoengravings in text, 1 line-photoengraving in text. Drawings by the author. Spine height: 9 7/8 inches.
Subject Terms:
Horse racing -- Awards -- Great Britain.
Horse racing -- Great Britain -- History.
Horsemen and horsewomen -- Great Britain.
Race horses -- Great Britain -- Statistics.

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