24703 RICHARDS, Sir Gordon:
Hodder & Stoughton,London.1955
8vo.pp.255,illustrated, some pale foxing to foredges else very good clean hardcover.
Sir Gordon Richards was an English jockey. He was the British flat racing Champion Jockey 26 times and is often considered the world’s greatest ever jockey. He remains the only flat jockey to have been knighted. From Ken Austin’s Library at Inglewood Stud with his bookplate