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International Sport: The Anglo-American Equestrian World

International Sport: The Anglo-American Equestrian World

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International Sport: The Anglo-American Equestrian World

by Alphons Stock

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London, Munich, New York: Astor Publishing Company Ltd, 1956. Limited edition of only 250. full red morocco binding with 5 raised bands. Very Good/full leather binding.

VERY RARE, one of only 250!

[200] pp. + 97 leaves of plates. Title page printed in black and red. (Folio, 16x11x3.5 inches, weighs over 14 lb), red morocco stamped in gilt, 5 raised bands, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt; slipcase. No. 133 of 250 copies. Edition 1956.

With the facsimile signatures of the editor and two other "collaborators" on the title page. Scarce 1956 edition of this "who's who" in the world of equestrian sports. Illustrated throughout with almost 100 photographic portraits and accompanying biographies

Condition: a bit of light wear and rubbing to binding; interior fine; fair amount of wear and rubbing to slipcase. overall near fine in very good slipcase. Ships from Hawaii with free FEDEX upgrade (within the US)

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Bookseller
Rare Books Honolulu US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
536
Title
International Sport: The Anglo-American Equestrian World
Author
Alphons Stock
Format/Binding
Full red morocco binding with 5 raised bands
Book Condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket Condition
full leather binding
Quantity Available
1
Edition
Limited edition of only 250
Publisher
Astor Publishing Company Ltd
Place of Publication
London, Munich, New York
Date Published
1956
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
Churchill, Prince Philip
Bookseller catalogs
Limited Editions; Equestrian;

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Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....
Morocco
Morocco is a style of leather book binding that is usually made with goatskin, as it is durable and easy to dye. (see also...
Rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
Gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...
Leaves
Very generally, "leaves" refers to the pages of a book, as in the common phrase, "loose-leaf pages." A leaf is a single sheet...
Fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...
Raised Band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books. The bands are created in the...
New
A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer. Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects, "new"...
Edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...
Title Page
A page at the front of a book which may contain the title of the book, any subtitles, the authors, contributors, editors, the...
Facsimile
An exact copy of an original work. In books, it refers to a copy or reproduction, as accurate as possible, of an original...

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