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An Equine Hero

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Full title: Generous

Creator / Author: Marcus Armytage

Item Type / Page count: Book / 191p

When Published: 1991

Co-Publisher (1) / Place of Publication: Marlborough Books / 6 Milton Road, Swindon, SN1 5JG, UK

Co-Publisher (2) / Place of Publication: Punchestown Books / Ormond Court, 11 Ormond Quay, Dublin 1.

About: The story of ‘Generous’, one of the best flat racehorses ever to come from Ireland. In 1991, he won the Epsom and Irish Derbies as well as the King George VI and Queen Elizabeth Diamond Stakes.

ID number(s): 1873920016 / 1873919034 / 9781873920015

Chapters: Irish beginnings — A year in Durham — The Master of Whatcombe — A Saudi prince – Into training — Three wins in 1990 — The Guineas –The Derby (part 1) — The Derby diary — The Derby (part 2) — The Irish Derby — The King George — The Arc diary – The Arc — Breeding Appendix — Pedigree — Race Results.

WW Connection #1: Generous was bred by Barronstown Stud in West Wicklow

Extra #1: includes colour photographs

Extra #2: Check Libraries Ireland for this publication.

Extra #3: Check OCLC WorldCat.org for this publication in libraries worldwide


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