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THE NEW SPORTING MAGAZINE; New Series Vol. II, July 1841- December 1841 , 191 Regent Street, London: R. Ackerman, 1842.

Decorative Cloth. Near Very Good. 8vo - over 7 - 9" Tall Book All the monthly issues from July 1841 to December 1841 + 117 Page Racing Calendar. Illustrated with 33 B&W Engraved Plates including Fold-Out Plate of Race Courses including Ascot & Goodwood. Title Page illustrated with Hunting Equipment and Game. Other Plates include; 3 Plates of Race Horses including "Coronation" (Derby Winner), "Ghunzee" (Oaks Winner), "Satirist" (St. Leger Winner)", and "His grace the Duke of Wellington with the Vine Hounds". Many interesting Articles including; "A Horse Race at Sea", "The Hunted Buffalo", "Leaves from the Leisure Book of an old Turfite". Contemporary Green Cloth Binding with Central Gilt Urn and Blind Stamped Decoration filling corners. Gilt Title and Decoratve Hunting & sporting Designs to spine. 384 Pages + 117 Page Racing Calendar. 9 3/4" Tall, 880g. Slight edge wear. 3 small closed tears to cloth at spine ends(about 1" long). Some wear to corners (see photos). Gift inscription on free Endpaper dated 1842. No other inscriptions. Front hinge slightly cracked. A little light foxing, mostly marginal to Plates. Only occasional spots of foxing on a few text pages. Most pages in nice, clean condition. Most of the Racing Pages Calendar are uncut so are probably unread and in very good, clean condition. (other Volumes of The Sporting Magazine available I'm happy to give a discount on 2 or more.) Please ask if you would like any more Pictures or Information. (Book ref. 014059)  £75.00

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