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Elite Racing Club: The Book

By: Anon

Price: £14.50

Publisher: Devizes, Wiltshire, United Kingdom, Elite Racing Club: 2003

Seller ID: 021493


A clean, bright copy in an unclipped dustjacket. 112 pages. Illustrated throughout in colour. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Tattersalls December Mare Sale 2005

By: Anon

Price: £27.50

Publisher: Newmarket, ON, Canada, Tattersalls: 2005

Seller ID: 023278


Catalogue of auctions held from November 28th. - 1st. December 2005. Unread, large format paperback showing slight signs of storage with light crease marks/curling to cover. View more info

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Tattersalls October Yearling Sale Parts 1,2 & 3 - 2006

By: Anon

Price: £62.50

Publisher: Newmarket, ON, Canada, Tattersalls: 2006

Seller ID: 025580


Catalogue of auctions held from 3rd-6th, 10th-14th & 27th -28th 2006. Unread, large format paperbacks which have some staining to bottom edge - internally immaculate. View more info

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1967 Racing Annual

By: Anon

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Tote Invenstors: 1967

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 047348


Contents include:- Top two year olds of 1966; Forty Good Horses; The Jackpot Story; Dark Horses for the Derby; Racecourses under Guard; A guide to big-race winners; New in 1967; The Flat in 1966 etc. A very good clean hardback which has dusty top edge. 256 pages. Illustrated with b/w photographs. View more info

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Under Starter's Orders: A Guide to Racing on the Flat

By: Ayres, Michael; Newbon, Gary

Price: £8.50

Publisher: Newton Abbot, Devon, David and Charles: 1975

Seller ID: 025401


A very good clean copy which has small red ink stain on front pastedown. Spine strip has faded slightly. 208 pages including index. A guide to flat-racing. View more info

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Barbaro : The Horse Who Captured America's Heart

By: Clancy, Sean

Price: £22.00

Publisher: Lexington, KY, U.S.A., Eclipse Press: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049935


The truly remarkable and inspiring story of a horse, his trainer and veterinary science on the cutting edge of technology. Clean large format hardback in an unclipped d/w - 191 pages including the Pedigree Tree. Next post dispatch from the UK. View more info

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The King Ranch Quarter Horses, and Something of the Ranch and the Men That Bred Them: And Something of the Ranch and the Men That Bred Them

By: Denhardt, Robert Moorman

Price: £47.50

Publisher: Norman, Oklahoma, U.S.A., Univ of Oklahoma Pr: 1985

Edition: Fourth Printing

Seller ID: 035439


Standard reference book for those interested in the American Quarter Horse - the complete story of how The King Ranch Quarter Horse was bred, and what they have achieved and filled with anecdotes, including eyewitness accounts of some famous South Texas horse races. A clean, crisp copy in protected dustwrapper. 256 pages including index. Illustrated with b.w. photographs. Next post UK dispatch. View more info

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Sergeant Cecil : The Official Story

By: Dennis, Steve

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Newbury, Berkshire, Highdown: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049912


Charts 'The Impossible Dream : From Rags to Racing's Riches'. as the inexpensively bred, trained in deepest Devon and owned by the owner of an office furniture company became one of the best-loved Flat horses of the last 50 years. Clean bright hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slight shelfwear - 207 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Duel : The Champion's Defence

By: Dunwoody, Richard; Magee, Sean

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Partridge Press: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 051189


Chronicles the battle between Dunwoody and Adrain Maguire during the enthralling 1993-94 National Hunt season as the race to be Champion jockey went to-and-fro before being settled on the last day. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square copy which is SIGNED by the author, in blue ink, to the title page with the inscription 'To Ken Best Wishes Richard Dunwoody'. Price-clipped d/w shows slightest shelfwear with sunning to psine - 152 pages. Next post dispatch... View more info

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Jockeys of the Seventies

By: Fitzgeorge-Parker, Tim

Price: £8.00

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049954


Charts the careers of a selection of riders who dominated both the flat and jump scene of the 70s including many anecdotes along the way. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 176 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Great Racing Stories

By: Francis, Dick & Welcome, John

Price: £18.00

Publisher: London, Bellew Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 043270


Includes stories by Ernest Hemingway, Molly Keane, John Galsworthy, Arthur Conan Doyle and Somerville and Ross. A very good clean hardback in an unclipped dustjacket which has faded spine. 213 pages. Next post UK Dispatch. View more info

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Great Racing Stories - SIGNED COPY

By: Francis, Dick & Welcome, John

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London, Bellew Publishing: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Signed by Editor

Seller ID: 057020


SIGNED on the front endpaper with the inscription "Happy birthday Mike - Dick Francis - 14/4/89". Includes stories by Ernest Hemingway, Molly Keane, John Galsworthy, Arthur Conan Doyle and Somerville and Ross. A very good clean hardback in an price-clipped dustjacket which has faded spine. 213 pages. Next post UK Dispatch. View more info

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The Amateur Horse Breeder

By: Hardman, Ann C. Leighton

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1974

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 044502


Completely revised and updated edition of the author's treatise on the art of breeding horses, especially written for the novice horse breeder but containing much information of value to the expert. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 160 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Road to the National

By: Henderson, Rosemary

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Bath, Avon, Chivers Large Print: 1995

Edition: Large Print Edition

Seller ID: 061899


Warm, funny, inspiring and totally endearing inside story of the ups and downs of the racing world. Clean, bright paperback in LARGE PRINT - 281 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Breeding for Racing

By: Hislop, John

Price: £10.50

Publisher: London, Martin Secker: 1980

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 044499


Mainly concerned with the breeder who produces horses to race himself, though also deals briefly with the aspect of breeding yearlings for sale, while the general principles expounded apply to both departments. Some faint sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w protected in a plastic film - 192 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Catherine the Great to Wordsworth: 100 Years of Huntingdon Steeplechasing

By: Hudson, Noel

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdon Steeplechase Ltd: 1985

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030746


A vivid picture of the men who made Huntingdon written to mark the Centenary with the racing appendix by John Penney. Clean, bright copy in a price-clipped d/w. Couple of minor bumps to boards else near fine - 169 pages. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Dark Horses Annual 1988

By: Julian, Marten etc

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Ascot, Berkshire, PSB Ltd:

Edition: Annual Edition

Seller ID: 061175


The tenth edition of the yearly publication containing many new features including articles by Richard Thomas, John Budden, Jamie Reid, Kevin O'Toole and Glyn Jones. Clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w - 256 pages including index. Next post dispatch. View more info

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The Ladbrokes Story

By: Kaye, Richard; Peskett, Roy

Price: £15.00

Publisher: London, Pelham Books: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 049942


Among the most comprehensive racing books ever written as the author traces the story of betting from the days of Tattersalls Newmarket Rooms, through the riotous villainy of the betting booths in Hyde Park, the first ticker-tape racing machine, birth of the Blower, the leisurely Victorian era to the battle for the right to call themselves 'the world's greatest bookmakers'. Faint crease marks running along top edges. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing slig... View more info

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Mackenzie & Selby's Hunter Chasers & Point-to-Pointers 1990

By: Mackenzie, Iain & Selby, Terry (editors).

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Wimborne, Dorset, Chase Publications: 1989

Seller ID: 030749


Comprehensive reference with a complete and fully cross-referenced results for the 1989 season. 926 page hardback in a price-clipped d/w. Next post dispatch. View more info

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Anatomical Outlines of the Horse

By: McBride, J. A

Price: £17.50

Publisher: Cirencester, Gloucestershire, Baily and Son:

Edition: Third Edition

Seller ID: 058787


Good clean copy with a small amount of annotation and shelfwear to boards/ spine ends. 231 pages including index and eight coloured illustrations. Not dated - circa 1900. Next post dispatch. View more info