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Judging the Horse - for Racing, Riding and Recreation by John F. Wall; Frank Jennings - Signed First Edition - 1955 - from Uncommon Works, IOBA and Biblio.com

Judging the Horse - for Racing, Riding and Recreation

by John F. Wall; Frank Jennings

Condition: Very good +/very good +


Lexington, KY: The Thoroughbred Press, 1955. First Edition. Original cloth. Very good +/very good +. Milton Menasco and George Featherston. A very good+, signed, first edition in a very good+, unclipped, original dust jacket. In beige tweed covered boards, covers clean and bright. Binding is sound and true. Cream end papers showing some toning, with author Frank Jennings' signature on the first free end paper, along with the previous owner's inscription. Interior pages are clean and bright. Dust jacket toned at top edge, creased, and one small closed tear. Dust jacket now protected in a clear, removable, archival cover. From the private library of brewer Christian Morlein. Beautifully illustrated throughout with line drawings by Milton Menasco and George Featherston. Octavo, 6 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches tall.


  • Bookseller: Uncommon Works, IOBA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 299
  • Title: Judging the Horse - for Racing, Riding and Recreation
  • Author: John F. Wall; Frank Jennings
  • Illustrator:Milton Menasco and George Featherston
  • Format/binding:Original cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Very good +
  • Jacket condition: very good +
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First Edition
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: The Thoroughbred Press
  • Place: Lexington, KY
  • Date published: 1955
  • Keywords: horse, equestrian, dressage, racing, sport, hunting, foxes, hounds, derby, show, judge


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