We're delighted to announce that we'll be taking part in the Attingham Trust Study Programme, "The Horse and the Country House," in England in September. Watch this space for a forthcoming selection of books related to this theme.

Auction Catalogue of Trotting Stock Bred at Sunny Slope L.J. Rose 1887
Kellogg, Peter C. & Co., New York

Kellogg, Peter C. & Co., New York. Auction Catalogue of Trotting Stock, Bred at Sunny Slope, San Gabriel, Cal., the Property of L.J. Rose. May 6, 1887. Fair paperbound (front cover detached; back cover missing, if there was one). ** Catalogue of 40 Standardbred horses, chiefly young fillies and mares. Laid in: clipping with prices and buyers of the horses. It notes that although there was often "next to nothing in the pedigrees of the dams to attract breeders," "high prices [were] realized" for these California-bred trotting horses. (Item ID: 14534)


^ Back to Top
Site by Bibliopolis