New York. 03-03- 1877.
Wood engraving, 7 1/4 x 9 inches on sheet 15 1/2 x 10 1/4 inches, with 2 accompanying text sheets. A couple of faint soiled spots, soft horizontal fold, very good condition. Attractive image of the horse Bloomsbury with jockey, published as a front page illustration to The New York Sportsman. Above the image is the very attractive newspaper masthead featuring a horse race, with text beneath the image. Includes accompanying chapter on Bloomsbury from "The Derby Winners. Historical Sketches of the Winners of the Derby for Fifty Years." by Charles. J. Foster. Item #41528