Item #2024-Q18 Pretty Polly: The History of Her Career on the Turf. Joscelyne Lechmere.
Pretty Polly: The History of Her Career on the Turf
Pretty Polly: The History of Her Career on the Turf

Pretty Polly: The History of Her Career on the Turf

London: John Lane the Bodley Head, 1907. 1st Edition. Hardcover. Review copy, with embossed stamp on the title page reading: "Review Copy, With John Lane's Compliments". A history of the famous race horse, with chapters on "The Coming of Polly", "The Treble Event", "The Reverse at Longchamp", "The Coronation Cup - and After", "The Last Coronation of Pretty Polly", "The Tragedy of Ascot" and appendices tracing Pretty Polly's pedigree and a complete record of her races. 23 plates, including photogravure frontispiece. Bumping to corners and extremities, mild foxing throughout. [viii], 63pp. 10 x 8" Good. Item #2024-Q18

Price: $125.00

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