The Australian Bloodhorse. – Barrie, Douglas M.

Barrie, Douglas M.


Publisher: Angus and Robertson. Sydney. 1956 (Ist Edition)
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8vo, XXXIX, 502pp. Hardcover in very good condition with d/w in fair condition with minor nicks and abrasions on all edges and spine, now protected by clear archival covering, text in good condition with small tear between the ffep and half title page and one loose four page leaflet. The first edition of a very famous book of Australian racing that is a detailed and exhaustive study of the origins and history of the Australian racehorse that would appeal to all horse and racing devotees amply illustrated with seventy-two colour and b/w photographic plates.