Scarce Olympic item (1909)

Cook, Theodore A.

International Sport - a short history of the Olympic Movement dating from 1896 to the present day, containing the account ogf a visit to Athens in 1906, and of the Olympic Games of 1908 in London, together with the code of rules for twenty different forms of sport and numerous illustrations

Published: Archibald Constable

Date: 1909

Published by Archibald Constable, London, 1909, 1st edition. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine and front board, gilt garland to front board, no dustwrapper. 7.5ins x 5.25ins, xxiv, 256pp, 181pp plus frontis and 48pp plates (main section) and 20pp plates in appendix. Also illustrations within the text. Previous owners signature to front free endpaper. Pages browned. Spine lettering dull. A G+ copy of a very scarce title.

Illustrated
Frontis and 68pp plates

Condition
G+

Binding
cloth

£250

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