Flat Racing - Earl of Harewood, Lt. Col. P. E. Ricketts 1940 - Seeley, London - First Edition An extensive study on thoroughbred flat racing, covering breeding, training, jockeyship, the tote, the evolution of racing. Illustrated with a colour frontispiece by Munnings, 34 full-page plates, and in text illustrations.

The Lonsdale Library is unequivocally categorized as the greatest library of sporting ever produced. Inserted is an ad for “”
The Mating of Thoroughbred Horses”.

Introduction by the Right Hon. The Earl of Lonsdale, K.G., G.C.V.O., D.L.
  Reference: Loder, Bibliography of Horse Racing, 1268.
(22 cm) pp. 432.
  Condition: Near fine, clean and unmarked apart from pencil inscription, in very good minus jacket, showing the colour plate, spine with 2 inch chip to tail.   Ref: 102005   Price: HK$ 1,100