1935. Item #9153
Prior, C.M. The Royal Studs of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Centuries. London: "Horse & Hound" 1935. Ca. 240p + 11 pls. Very good bright hardcover, gilt-stamped (spine faded, endpapers and outer pages foxed). No d.j. ** Chapters on royal and aristocratic British Thoroughbred stud farms and their breeding stock, races and cups, famous sires, etc., from 1576 to 1650. Includes a reproduction of the Second Earl of Godolphin's stud book. (Wells 5992) Can be sent outside the U.S. for less than the default shipping rate.