Gone Away with O'Malley [Harry Worcester Smith's association copy]
Knott, M. O'Malley, with Page Cooper

Knott, M. O'Malley, with Page Cooper. Gone Away with O'Malley: Seventy Years with Horses, Hounds and People. Doubleday, Doran, 1944. 1st ed. (wartime edition). 280p, many ills. by Paul Brown. Good hardcover in fair clipped d.j. (also by Brown). Harry Worcester Smith's review copy, with many interesting related pieces. ** "Autobiography of this Irish veterinarian and foxhunter, with many anecdotes of the horses, hounds and people he encountered in America" (Biscotti, Paul Brown: Master of Equine Art). Contains: Two ALs from "Knott" to "Harry" about the book's reception, Oct. 19 and Sept. 20 [1944?]; clipping of an undated book review by H.I. Brock (New York Herald Tribune?); 4-page carbon typescript of a review by Smith for The Chronicle of the Horse; clipping of the actual Chronicle review (much abridged from the typescript). Mounted in are the review slip and an invitation to the publisher's cocktail party. Some marginal crayon marks throughout, presumably by Smith. (Item ID: 14753)

$500.00

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