The Davis or Richmond Hill Black Hawk Morgan! [original broadside]

Coates, O.A. [proprietor]

Published by Bothwell [Ontario]: "Saturday Review", 1870
Condition: Good Soft cover
From Robin Bledsoe, Bookseller (ABAA) (Cambridge, MA, U.S.A.)

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Coates, O.A. [proprietor]. The Davis or Richmond Hill Black Hawk Morgan! Bothwell [Ontario]: "Saturday Review" 1870. Original broadside, ca. 8 x 13 inches. Unfolded, matted, shrinkwrapped. There are some small random marks that may be may be printing or writing on the other side, or they may be due to old offsetting. With two handwritten changes. ** Black Hawk, then aged about 12, was standing at Wardsville, Ontario. This is a very full broadside, with many details on the horse's prizes, his traveling schedule, pedigree, credentials (testimonials), speed records, and terms of service. "While in Canada he was awarded first prize at numerous faris. His stock was good" (American Morgan Register, 2:42). Very scarce Canadian broadside, in nice condition. No copies found in WorldCat or the Canadian National Catalogue. Shipping/handling may be extra. Bookseller Inventory # 14502

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Title: The Davis or Richmond Hill Black Hawk Morgan...

Publisher: Bothwell [Ontario]: "Saturday Review"

Publication Date: 1870

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition:Good

Edition: 1st Edition

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