First Edition Observer's Book of Show Jumping & Eventing 1976


Title: The Observer's Book of Show Jumping & Eventing

Author: Vivien Batchelor

Publisher: Frederick Warne & Co

Publication Date: 1976

Edition: 1st

Format: Hardcover

The book is in good condition; a delightful addition to any library!
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Reader's note

A gorgeous vintage first edition copy of The Observer's Book of Show Jumping & Eventing, complete with the original dustjacket, gorgeous illustrations throughout and the gorgeous coloured clothbound cover underneath--one Observer among a bounty of classic books and gorgeous vintage books on our 2nd hand bookstore! 'The Horse of the Year Show, Badminton, Hickstead, are some of the highlights in the claendar, not only of show jumpers and Eventers themselves, but vast numbers of the British public. David Broome, Harvey Smithm, Alwin Schockemohle are household names. The present volume gives the background and history of show jumping and Eventing and how these sports have evolved, with particular reference to the principal British and overseas shows and Events.'