BOOK – SPORT – HORSERACING – NO REGRETS & ERMINE TALES - MEMOIRS OF THE 6th EARL OF CARNARVON

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No Regrets and Ermine Tales are the 6th Earl of Carnarvon’s humourous memoirs centred around his life in racing and experiences with a variety of characters from jockeys & bookies right through to the great & good of high society

No Regrets is a 1976 second impression, the first edition being published by Weidenfeld & Nicholson in London in 1976 - it is a 227 page hardback, cream cloth cover with black & red lettering on the spine complete with dustjacket measuring 8.75" (22m) x 5.75” (14.5cm) x 1" (2.5cm) ISBN 0297772465

Ermine Tales is a first edition published by Weidenfeld & Nicholson in London in 1980 - it is a 158 page hardback, burgundy cloth cover with gold lettering on the spine complete with dustjacket measuring 8.75" (22m) x 5.75” (14.5cm) x 7/8" (2cm) ISBN 0297777637

No Regrets has a signature on the first blank page but otherwise both books are in excellent condition with only a faint hint of  age related yellowing – as you can see from the photos, the dustjackets are also in very good condition with just some minor signs of shelf wear and neither of them have been price-clipped

No regrets in particular is quite a rare, valuable book that is seldom seen in such good condition - a great read for the turf enthusiast, this is a wonderful brace that will make a fine addition to any racing or high-society themed library

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