The Sports Of The World..
Bound in original half blue morocco over blue cloth, decorated gilt; spine in compartments, decorated gilt, with gilt titles. All edges blue. Subscription edition note tipped into half title of both vols. Slight wear to extremities but otherwise a very good clean copy.
Cassell and Company, Limited.,
With illustrations from drawings and photographs. edited by f. g. aflalo, f.r.g.s., f.z.s. special edition. vols. i and ii.
TWO VOLUMES. 4to. 8.5 x 11.25 inches. Vol. I, vii + [I] + 216 pp.; Vol. II, viii + 217-416 pp.
Illustrated by frontispieces and by drawings and photographs in text.
Special edition prepared for subscribers. The subject matter includes organised sports and games and hunting around the world, described in eighty eight articles by various authors The editor, Frederick George Aflalo (1870-1918) was a prolific author of books on wildlife, and fishing, hunting and sport in many parts of the world.
[Stock No. 24695]