Lot 220 of 471:
Almanac of Twelve Sports William Nicholson 1898  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$240
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Title:
An Almanac of Twelve Sports by William Nicholson, Words by Rudyard Kipling
Author:
Nicholson, William & Rudyard Kipling
Place:
London
Publisher:
William Heinemann
Date:
1898
Description:

[16] leaves, including 12 full-page color illustrations. 31.2x25 cm. (12x9¾"), pictorial paper-covered boards. First Edition.

Twelve of Nicholson's distinctive and charming lithographs (after the original woodcuts) of sport, each with facing page of verse by Kipling. October features Golf. "

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Condition:
Paper cracked on spine with a few chips, edgewear; hinges starting, some offsetting from illustrations; about very good.
 
Item number:
309147
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