Pierce Egan's anecdotes (original and selected) of the turf, the chase, the ring, and the stage :
the whole forming a complete panorama of the sporting world, uniting with it a book of reference and entertaining companion to the lovers of British sport.
|Main Creator:||Egan, Pierce, 1772-1849.|
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London : Knight & Lacey, P. Egan, 1827.
"Embellished with thirteen coloured plates, designed from nature, and etched by Theodore Lane."
Armorial bookplate of Sir David Salomons Bart.; booksellers' descriptions (tipped in); original printed wrappers bound in.
Physical description: viii, 304 p.,  leaves of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
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|LO 1839||Manuscripts Reading Room Special Access||Librarian's Office|