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Smith, Nicholas Hanckey.

Observations on breeding for the turf, : containing also remarks on the comparative excellence of the English race horse of the present day and former times: with an account of the foreign stallions and mares imported into England, and the performances of their produce on the turf, &c. &c. / By Nics. Hanckey Smith.

London: : Published by G. Whittaker, Ave Maria Lane; Kingsbury, Parbury, and Allen, Leadenhall Street; Sherwood, Jones, and Co. Paternoster Row; and R. Rogers, Newmarket., 1825..
Physical Description:
vii, [1], 303, [1] p. (last is blank) ; 24 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 2018
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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"Printed by C. Richards, 100, St. Martin's Lane, Charing Cross"--T.p. verso.
Bound in brown paper boards with printed paper spine label.
"Price 12 s. b[ds]" printed on spine label.
Huth, F.H. Works on horses and equitation, 103
BM, 224, col. 620
Podeschi, J.B. Books on the horse and horsemanship, 127
BAC: British Art Center copy: Black half morocco, and dark purple pebble-grain cloth covers; tooled in gilt on spine, title on spine: The Racehorse, blind stamped on the leather corners of the covers. The cloth covers of this binding may be of original issue. Title-page. Spine height: 8 5/8 inches.
Subject Terms:
Horses -- Breeding -- England.
Race horses -- Breeding.
Race horses -- Pedigrees.

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