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Mince Pie for Starters - John Oaksey

Headline, 2003, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dustwrapper. Price Clipped. Leans slightly. Text complete, clean and tight but slightly age-tanned.

Illustrated with black and white photographs. From the cover: “Oaksey vividly brings to life the joy and the camaraderie of the racing world over the last half century. He has loved and admired a lot of brave horses, including some pretty slow ones. Then there are those characters, at all levels of the sport, who have helped make racing such a vital part of his life. His stories of them all are, in turn, revealing, moving and hilarious.”

Size: 9½" x 6¼". Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. 278 pages.

This one has already found a new owner.