New York: Sanders D. Bruce, 1884. Revised edition (1st pub. 1873). Hardcover. 640p, no ills. Original half leather, marbled boards. Spine, opening pages, and part of another page reinforced with tape; back cover tender. At least one handwritten correction. From the library of the National Quarter Horse Registry, with its ink stamps. Not a pretty copy, but adequate for reference. Fair. Item #30467
Volume 2 of Bruce's stud book, published before the Jockey Club took over its publication. "Containing full pedigrees of all the imported Thorough-bred stallions and mares, with their produce, including the Arabs, Barbs, and Spanish horses,..to the end of the year 1872; also, all the native mares and their produce" [etc.]. The supplementary index adds some horses that were left out of volumes 1 and 2 of the original edition. (Wells 171).