Henry Chaplin: A Memoir

Londonderry, Marchioness of. Henry Chaplin: A Memoir. London: Macmillan 1926. x, 345p + many pls. Very good gilt-stamped hardcover. ** Life of "a typical Victorian Tory squire of the very best type." Chaplin won the 1867 Derby in dramatic fashion with Hermit, was also a popular hunting man in the Shires, and later became Minister of Agriculture. (Quote from Biographical Encyclopaedia of British Flat Racing.). Item #8262

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