Irish racing calendar :
containing an account of the plates, matches, and sweepstakes, run for in Ireland, in the year ... By Pat. Sharkey, proprietor of the Racing Calendar.
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Dublin [Ireland] : printed by J. Whitworth, no. 14, Exchange-street, and sold for the proprietor at said place, and at no 19, Anglesea Street, MDCC.XCI. [1790-
"Together with an abstract of all the matches, sweepstakes, &c. no made, to be run at the Curragh, from the first sprint meeting, ... to the year ... "
Title, followed by date, repeated as caption at head of first monthly racing calendar.
Imprints include year of publication in roman.
With a list of subscribers in each early volume.
Each volume includes such general information as: a table of weights for handicapping, the rules of the Turf-Club, jockey's colors, a list of the current year's winners, and descriptions of stallions currently standing; with monthly calendars of all Irish race meetings and results for the current season, and calendars of future races for two or three years.
Library has: I., IX.-XIV.
Volumes lack chronological designation; dated from months and year of the racing season.
With vol. no. added to direction line of each monthly calendar.
Physical description: v. : tables ; 16 cm (12⁰)
Publication Frequency: Annual
Citations/References: Ward, W.S Index of serials, p. 76
Indexes: Owners and their horses.
Caption title: Irish racing calendar,
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