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British & American Sporting Authors

Their Writings and Biographies

by Higginson A. Henry

  • 33 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Derrydale Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sports & Recreation,
  • Reference,
  • Sports,
  • Equestrian,
  • Sports & Recreation / Equestrian

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages443
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9619430M
    ISBN 101564161870
    ISBN 109781564161871

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