Item #27315 The Book of Sports.
The Book of Sports.
The Book of Sports.

The Book of Sports.

Philadelphia: Edward W. Miller, 1847. Hardcover. Sport illustrations and descriptions for the mid-19th century youth. With Foot-ball (rugby) and cricket mentioned in addition to marbles, gymnastics, exercises, vaulting, reading, Keeping Rabbits/Doves, Peep-shows and more.

Small 32mo, 191pp, tan embossed cloth with gilt decoration on front and spine. Title faded on spine, covers dusty. Spine ruffled at head and foot. Front inner hinge strengthened. Slt fox spotting throughout but a very readable copy. OCLC: 20444581 at 2 libraries. Good + overall. Item #27315

Price: $175.00

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