The Best of the Widener Collection: Images from Racing's Golden Era

The Best of the Widener Collection: Images from Racing's Golden Era

by Blood-Horse Publications

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The Best of the Widener Collection: Images from Racing's Golden Era by Blood-Horse Publications

The Best of the Widener Collection showcases never-before-published photography from racing's golden era, featuring rare and historic photographs from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. More than 200 "best-of" photos, many shot by H.C. Hemment, a prominent photographer of the era, are included. Included in the collection are scenes from the major New York tracks as well as images of the main stakes races; stars of the day, such as Domino, Henry of Navarre, Clifford, and Dan Patch; and the movers and shakers of the racing world jockeys, trainers, and owners.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781581501940
Publisher: Eclipse Press
Publication date: 10/01/2008
Pages: 202
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 8.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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