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ANONYMOUS. [George MacLean Rose, copyright]. Lovers of the Horse. Brief Sketches of Men and Women of the Dominion of Canada Devotedto the Noblest of Animals.
Toronto. The Hunter, Rose Company, Limited.1909.
Folio. 32cm, 30.5cm, first edition, x,230p., [limited edition],this being No. 46. with hundreds of plates and illustrations fromphotographs, (horses and portraits), a fine heavy weight paper, bound infull contemporary black mor-occo, gilt titles and blind ruled boards onthe spine and upper cover, early expertly rebacked, all edges gilt,inner leather hinges, marbled endpapers, bevelled boards, armorialbookplate, some occasional slight wear on the edges but a fine soundcopy, very rare. (cgc) I have not had, seen or heard of this bookpreviously. No auction records and catalogue listing located. Most copieson Amicus or Worldcat on microfiche. Amicus indicates "Filmed from a copyof the original publication held by the North York Public Library." A&Elocates one copy: Dora Hood, cracked at the spine, 1941. Subjectsinclude: Founding of Ontario Jockey Club; driving and riding clubs;Ottawa Hunt Club; Polo in Canada; etc. Accounts of well known horseowners, etc.


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