Lovely old Edition incorporating BAILY'S TURF GUIDE, in brown boards with gilt lettering. Book size is 7" x 5" of 800 pages with 22 pages of intro and advertising. A little loose on spine on spine but is in a very clean and tidy condition overall...no foxing or staining...just a couple of small wear spots to covers and small tears on first page. Office of "Ruff's Guide", London. Containing an amazing amount of information including the Racing Fixtures for 1883 and Nominations For 1883-Indexed; Rules of Racing; List of Trainers, &c. Sales of Blood Stock in 1891, Jockey's winning Mounts, List of Hounds, Calendar for 1881-82, etc. etc.
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