Newmarket & Arabia: An Examination of the Descent of Racers & Coursers
Upton, Roger D

Upton, Roger D. Newmarket & Arabia: An Examination of the Descent of Racers and Coursers. Hildesheim: Olms 1987 (1st pub. 1873). Facsimile reprint (reduced size). xi, 211p + several folding pedigrees of early Thoroughbreds. Very good paperbound. ** Part 1 treats the influence of Arabian, Turkish, and Barb blood on the English Thoroughbred; Part 2 treats the history and breeding of the Arabian horse of the day. With a chapter on the Arabian as a hunter and war horse. Upton was an early expert on the breed. (Wells 7789 cites 1st ed.) Can be sent outside the U.S. for $20.00. (Item ID: 13291)

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