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History of the British turf

from the earliest times to the present day

by Rice, James

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Published by Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, and Rivington in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Horses.,
  • Horse racing -- Great Britain -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy James Rice (of Lincoln"s Inn, barrister-at-Law; formerly of Queens" College, Cambridge). In two volumes. Vol. I[-II].
    ContributionsSampson Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington,, Sweeting and Co.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. (xii, 396 p., [1] leaf of plates; viii, 390, [4] p. (last is blank), [1] leaf of plates) :
    Number of Pages396
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23752704M
    OCLC/WorldCa228740540

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Sporting activities: Theodore Cook spent his early years in Wantage after his father, Henry Cook, became the headmaster of King Alfred s School ina year after his eldest son was born. Horse racing is the second largest spectator sport in Great Britain, and one of the longest established, with a history dating back many centuries.

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