Item Details

Grand Steeple Chace Run at Hog's Norton, Exemplified in Six Plates

by J.B.
Format
Book
Published
[London] : Printed by C. Hullmandel, [1839 or 1840]
Language
English
Contents
  • Plate 1. The start
  • Plate 2. Going it
  • Plate 3. Here breeding began to tell ...
  • Plate 4. Facing a brook
  • Plate 5. The thoroughbred 'un though queerish to start, winning easy
  • Plate 6. Rush on my Cripples! ...
Description
[6] leaves : all mounted ill. (lithographs, b&w) ; 37 cm.
Notes
  • Cover title.
  • The plates are adaptations of Henry Alken's series on steeple chasing, and include Alken's text, although the horses are here represented by pigs and the jockeys as apes. -- Bookseller's description.
Local Notes
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS: Contemporary morocco boards with leather backstrip and corners, with original printed tan paper cover bound in. Marion duPont Scott Sporting Collection. Scott Fund, 2003/2004.
Technical Details
  • Access in Virgo Classic

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