Tried in the fire, by mrs. Mackenzie Daniels, Volume 1; Volume 365

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Page 8 - SPORTING FACTS AND SPORTING FANCIES. BY HARRY HIEOVER, Author of ' Stable Talk and Table Talk,' ' The Pocket and the Stud,' ' The Hunting Field,' ' The Proper Condition for All Horses,
Page 9 - When Harry Hieover gives hints to Horsemen, he does not mean by that term riders exclusively, but owners, breeders, buyers, sellers, and admirers of horses. To teach such men how to make money is to impart no valueless instruction to a large class of mankind. The advice is frankly given, and if no benefit result, it will not be for the want of good counsel.
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Page 1 - This important subject is discussed ably and temperately; and though many differences will arise in the minds of some of our clergy, as well as some pious laymen, it should be added to every library.
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