St. Neots Volunteer and Hunt Steeple Chases, Friday, the 19th of April, 1861.Published By Authority.
Illustrated letterpress race card with wood engraved vignette of a race; sheet 155 x 115mm, 6 x 4½". Vertical and horizontal fold crease.
A very scarce and attractive piece of popular printing, illustrated with an image of horses racing past crowds and stands.
Provenance: from a scrap album compiled c.1840 - 1880 by Alfred Towgood of Riverside, a paper mill owner at St. Neots, Huntingdon. He was also a Lieutenant in the Duke of Manchester's Light Horse.
[Ref: 16786] £70.00