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A Nineteenth Century Eccentric the horse racing life of Fulwar Craven (1782-1860)
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A Nineteenth Century Eccentric "the horse racing life of Fulwar Craven (1782-1860)"

by Descon, William Scarsh

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Descon, William Scarsh (circa 1860's), Unknown author. "A Nineteenth Century Eccentric: The horse racing life of Fulwar Craven (1782-1860)". A 22 page manuscript, never published as we can find. Details the life and times of Fulwar Craven, a spectacular horseman, gambler and businessman in the sphere of horse racing in the UK. Also included is one colored image of Craven, the second earlier image of him as an officer IS NOT INCLUDED."Eccentricity was a favorite whim of the Beaus of the Regency- I had nearly laid prose, but I think it was something more than that- and eccentrics were to be found taking a prominent place in Society when the nineteenth century was well on its way. When they took in sport as they generally did, they were sportsman of the best and the hunting field and the race course owes many a stirring anecdote to men like the Earls of Barrymore and their contemporaries and immediate successors. A notable man in his day was Mr. Fulwar Craven of Chilton. He was a good all round sportsmen… Read more
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The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture
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The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture: None

by Carter, Jimmy

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0743250680978
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Carter, Jimmy (1924- ); The Nobel Peace Prize Lecture; 2002, Simon and Schuster 12mo. Signed by Carter (as "JCarter") on the title page. Unread copy in Fine condition in a Fine dust jacket with a Durafold mylar cover. Signature authenticity included by Sport Collections, Inc.
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