Garden City, NY: Doubleday, Doran, 1944. Brown, Paul. First edition (wartime edition). Hardcover. 280p, many ills. + jacket by Paul Brown. Harry Worcester Smith's review copy, with many interesting related pieces. Good / fair. Item #14753
"Autobiography of this Irish veterinarian and foxhunter, with many anecdotes of the horses, hounds and people he encountered in America" (Biscotti, Paul Brown: Master of Equine Art). Contains: Two handwritten signed letters from "Knott" to "Harry" about the book's reception, Oct. 19 and Sept. 20 [1944?]; clipping of an undated book review by H.I. Brock (New York Herald Tribune?); 4-page carbon typescript of a review by Smith for The Chronicle of the Horse; clipping of the actual Chronicle review (much abridged from the typescript). Mounted in are the pblisher's review copy slip and an invitation to the publisher's cocktail party. Some marginal crayon marks throughout, presumably by Smith. Light line in photo is shine from removable acetate jacket. Can be sent outside the US for less than the default shipping rate.