Sussex Saleroom: 5th December 2019
[TATTERSALL, George (1817-49)]. The Pictorial Gallery of English Race Horses ... by Wildrake. London: Henry G. Bohn, 1844. Large 8vo (249 x 155mm). Additional pictorial title [?]inserted from another work titled "The Cracks of the Day" with Rudolph Ackermann imprint, 44 engraved plates, 11 full-page portraits (additional title browned and stained, occasional light spotting and staining). FINELY BOUND in later red crushed half morocco gilt by Morrell, spine with equestrian motifs stamped in gilt in the compartments, top edges gilt, others uncut, original pictorial wrappers bound in at the end (section a little faded on upper cover). [?]FIRST EDITION. Huth p. 176 (citing an edition of 1850 only).