Illustrated. Fair. No Dust Jacket. HOR 014012 LIVEZEY Tan cloth hard cover, losse jointed, soiled, stained and edge-frayed, with exposed gutters front and back-yet still holding together well enough. End papers are missing and the frontis portrait is afloat. Also moisture has stained front free pages and back index-catalogue, though the rest is clean. Illustrated. 482 pages.
8vo xx and 482 pages plus 24 pages of ads, 25 b/w plates, brown cloth binding with gilt decorations, cover darkened, especially the spine, tight binding, pages clean, half-title and portrait frontispiece loose and laid in. -Lorder #233 "Life of a great sportsman and Turf administrator by Lord George's private trainer. "
Good+ 8vo 482 pp; Boards and spine have some soiling and edge wear, corners are bumped. Bookplate and old stickers on front pastedown, inscriptions and notes on front endpage. Inner hinges are just starting to crack, binding has a weak spot in the middle but is still secure, no loose pages. Light toning.
Very Good-, No Dust Jacket. 8VO, 469+ pgs., B/W Photos, Hardcover. Hardcover: Brown cloth binding with 'coat of arms' and facsimile signature in gold on frontboard. Tired boards are soiled and frayed at edges and corners. Spine is soiled and title is faded. Light blue endpapers are faded. Paper over hinges are cracked, but binding is still nice and tight. Frontispiece and illustrations are tissue guarded but foxed. Pages are foxed. This is the biography of the most remarkable racing man (according to the author) of the nineteenth century. Nice tight binding.
Good. No Jacket. Hardback, no dust-wrapper. xx, 482pp. Frontis. 24 plates. Gilt titles to spine. 24 pages of publishers advertisements by William Blackwood & Sons Ltd. bound to rear. Extremities slightly worn. Previous owner's details pasted onto front pastedown. A decent copy. (bs21)
First Edition; Octavo; VG-/no-DJ; Light brown fabric spine with gilded text. Boards have shelf wear, rubbing to edges, bumping on corners, apart from that, binding strong; Textblock has age toning and wear to edges, cracking on inner hinges, discoloration on end papers, otherwise, free of underlining/highlighting; pp 482. Rockville Non-Retail Listings.
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