Encyclopaedia of steeplechasing
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Encyclopaedia of steeplechasing by Patricia Smyly

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Published by Hale in London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementcompiled by Patricia Smyly.
LC ClassificationsSF359 .S68
The Physical Object
Pagination288, [15] p., [24] p. of plates :
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4491891M
ISBN 100709170114
LC Control Number79321719

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