Title The Great Match Race: when North met South in America's first sports spectacle
Book Condition Fine
Jacket Condition Near Fine
Size 8vo 8" - 9" tall
Publisher Boston Houghton Mifflin Company 2006
Seller ID 340784
Lively account of the historic 1823 race between the best horse from the North, Eclipse, and the best horse from the South, Henry. Sterling condition hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Illustrated endpapers. Blue covers with gilt lettering to spine. Bright and shiny dust jacket, illustrated, showing only very minor wear, not price-clipped. From the Keeneland Racing Association Library, Lexington, Kentucky. 258 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.
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