Beckwith, B. K. The Longden Legend Santa Anita Edition
New York A. S. Barnes and Company 1976 1st Paperback Edition Paperback Very Good
B&W Illustrations; This is a trade paperback book. First paperback printing. The book is in Very Good condition and was issued without a dust jacket. The covers have some light toning and several spots of foxing to the bottom front panel. The rear panel has some rubbing and beginning loss of lettering, along with the shadow of a previous owner's inked name. The text pages are clean and bright. "Courage, determination, honesty, and a sincere love of the Thoroughbred horse brought Johnny Longden from poverty - riding a mule in the Canadian coal mines - to the top of his profession."