1939. Item #16622
Anderson, C.W. Black, Bay and Chestnut: Profiles of Twenty Favorite Horses. NY: Macmillan 1939. 2nd ptg. N.p., many large pls. by the author. Good hardcover; remains of d.j. laid in. Presentation copy from Anderson to "Konrad Fisher [sic], the grand chief of Kenilworth." ** Anderson's first book for adults. Chapters on mostly Thoroughbreds (Man o' War, Troublemaker, Seabiscuit, Malicious, etc.); also the trotter Greyhound, the jumper Heatherbloom, and working horses such as Bob the milk horse. From the collection of Konrad Fischer, who operated the Kenilworth Riding Club (American Institute of Equitation) in Rye, New York, for many years. The Spanish Riding School was quartered there on its 1950 American tour.