Title British Sports and Sportsmen: Modern Flat-Racing, Steeplechasing, Point-To-point Racing, Coursing and Greyhound Racing
Book Condition Very Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Size Folio - over 12" - 15" tall
Publisher London Sports & Sportsmen Ltd 1934
Seller ID R15222
Limited edition, this copy No. 704/1000. Full leather binding. xvi + 536pp, index of notable personalities, 12 tissue-guarded photogravures, over 200 other illustrations. Full red morocco, 5 bands, gilt decoration and titling to compartments, gilt border lining to bevelled boards, gilt inside dentelles to boards, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. some edge rubbing to spine head/tail, corners and occasionally to edges, a little indenting to rear board, occasional marks, overall a handsome volume with some usage wear. Internally, light foxing only, hinges tight, some creasing to tissue-guards. Overall a VG copy. Very heavy, packed weight approx 5.5kg, extra shipping required to non-UK address.
Sport Country Sports Hunting Greyhound Racing Coursing Hunting