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All the King's Horses : The Story of the Budweiser Clydesdales

Price, Steven D.; Coleman, A.

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ISBN 10: 0670225886 / ISBN 13: 9780670225880
Published by New York, NY, U.S.A.: Viking Penguin, 1983, 1983
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ISBN: 0670225886, Hardback, Fine Minus in a Very Good ++ DJ; front internal hinge of book (free front endpaper at spine) has darkened a little due to glue used in production of book, trace of light wear to DJ and DJ edges, small amount of wrinkling/creasing to top edge of DJ, extensively illustrated in color, square 4to., 200 pages., 0.0 0.0 0.0. Bookseller Inventory # 07802

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Title: All the King's Horses : The Story of the ...

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A.: Viking Penguin, 1983

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: First Edition...

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The syncopated tune "Here Comes the King" may bring beer to the minds of millions of Americans, but what they see is a stunning team of eight beautiful horses pulling a bright red beer wagon. The Budweiser commercials are among the most successful and popular in the world, and much of this success can be credited to the horses themselves--the champion Clydesdales, that most stylish of draft-horse breeds with their high stepping gait, their flashing white "feathered" feet, and thier colorful braided manes. Each year the Budweiser hitch makes hundreds of parade appearances throughout the country--at the Roses, country fairs, rodeos, race tracks, horse shows, and, of course, on national television. April 8, 1983, marks the fiftieth anniversary of the hitch, which was originally developed to celebrate the repeal of Prohibition, a gift from August A. Busch, Jr., to his father, a longtime horse lover who had lamented on the disappearance of multi-horse hitches, a noble and beautiful American tradition. Here are the Clydesdales in all their glory--photographed in full color especially for this book, at home, at rest in training, and on tour--one of America's most exciting and impressive symbols of quality and spirit.

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