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British Sports and Sportsmen - Yachting and Rowing.

£450

British Sports and Sportsmen – Yachting and Rowing.

London, 'British Sports and Sportsmen', 1916.

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Description

Every aspect of yachting and rowing is covered, in addition to which there are chapters on Motor Boat Racing and notable yachtsmen and oarsmen.

Description

Limited edition number 309 of one thousand copies printed, folio, Frontispiece photogravure of King Edward VII and numerous full-page (tissue-guarded) and smaller illustrations within the text, many taken from photographs, publisher's chamfered red morocco gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt Anthemion dentelles and all edges gilt, fading to spine, else near fine.

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Stock ID: 97981