Racing Calendar.  Volume 26 Of 26 by See Notes Multiple ContributorsRacing Calendar.  Volume 26 Of 26 by See Notes Multiple Contributors

Racing Calendar. Volume 26 Of 26

bySee Notes Multiple Contributors

Paperback | June 10, 2010

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<br /> The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding record-keeping made possible by advances in the printing press. In its determination to preserve the century of revolution, Gale initiated a revolution of its own: digitization of epic proportions to preserve these invaluable works in the largest archive of its kind. Now for the first time these high-quality digital copies of original 18th century manuscripts are available in print, making them highly accessible to libraries, undergraduate students, and independent scholars.<br />Rich in titles on English life and social history, this collection spans the world as it was known to eighteenth-century historians and explorers. Titles include a wealth of travel accounts and diaries, histories of nations from throughout the world, and maps and charts of a world that was still being discovered. Students of the War of American Independence will find fascinating accounts from the British side of conflict. <br />++++<br />The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification:<br />++++<br />&lt;sourceLibrary&gt;Bodleian Library (Oxford)<br /><br />&lt;ESTCID&gt;P006397<br /><br />&lt;Notes&gt;Editor and compiler: James Weatherby; from 1794-1830 compiled by E. and J. Weatherby. Title varies slightly after 1809. Some volumes include half-title and subscribers list. Imprint varies; later issues give: Alex. Grant as the printer, while from 1777-1800 the printer's name is H. Reynell. "Weatherby's Racing book for 1773, was published on the 3d of February last [i.e. 1774], and may be had at Mr. Tattersall's, Hyde-Park Corner; Mr. Grant's, no. 5, Bridges-street, Covent-Garden, London; the coffee-house in Newmarket; and at the printing-office [of Anne Ward], Coney-street, York." Original issues for 1777 also give names of booksellers and distributors for annual volumes, including: Benj. Lund at Mrs. Ward's, printer in York; Mr. Harrop, printer in Manchester; Mr. Monk, printer in Chester; and Mrs. Bassnet, stationer in Bath. Twentieth century issues <1902- > are published for the Jockey Club. Includes lists of future races at all English courses, race results for courses in Great Britain and Ireland, news of horse sales, blood stock, stallions at stud, prizes awarded; with advertisements for horse medicines, farriers, saddles and other equipment. Description based on: Volume the twelfth, for 1784.<br /><br />&lt;imprintFull&gt;London [England : Printed and sold by A[lexander]. Grant ..., <1773- &lt;collation&gt;v. ; 18 cm (12°) <br />
Title:Racing Calendar. Volume 26 Of 26Format:PaperbackDimensions:364 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.75 inPublished:June 10, 2010Publisher:Gale ECCO, Print EditionsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1170882765

ISBN - 13:9781170882764

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