FRENCH. LES COURSES DANS L'ANTIQUITE PAR CARAN D'ACHE. Paris: Plon Nourrit, no date, circa 1890. Large oblong 4to (13 1/2 x 10"), 63p., pictorial cloth, pages individually hinged into the book, light cover soil else VG+. The story of racing and related experiences in ancient times is humorously portrayed with fine hand-colored illustrations filling every page. Caran D'Ache is the pseudonym for French artist / cartoonist Emmanuel Poire.