London: J.B. Lippincott Company, 1900. Hardcover. One of the cornerstone books in any serious coaching and driving library. FIRST EDITION. Limited edition 1500 copies printed, most of which were said to have been destroyed by fire. Frontis plus 34 plates. Top edge gilt. 579 pp. Rebacked at some point, in handsome brick-red half-leather, over maroon cloth boards. Includes notes on public coaching, french terms, judging standards, book suggestions, etc. Very Good Plus. Item #71043
Preliminary pages show a bit of edge-chipping to early leaves. Fore-edge and tail untrimmed.