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Winter's Tale: Study of a Stable - HERBERT, Ivor

Pelham, 1974, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good - in Good DJ. Dj faded toward edges and spine. Inscription on fep.

The author has made a shrewd study of the people in the most famous steeplechasing stable in the land - Fred Winter's at Lambourn. Ivor Herbert takes the reader into the Yard to spend a dawn-to-dusk day with the racing people - jockeys, blacksmith, secretary, trainer - and their anxieties and thrills, their grumbles and dreams.Illustrated with B&W photographs.

£Now with a new owner.