Lot 76 of 314:
Five on golf, games, and sport  

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Lot closed - unsold
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Five volumes on golf, games, and the sporting life
Author:
Various authors
Place:
Various places
Publisher:
Date:
Various dates
Description:

Featured titles are The Sports & Pastimes of the English People by Joseph Strutt and A Sporting Pilgrimage by Caspar W. Whitney.

Comprises:

  • The Sports and Pastimes of the People of England by Joseph Strutt. Chatto and Windus, 1876. Green cloth stamped in black and lettered in gilt. Gilt vignette of a chess match on cover. (moderate wear, hinges starting).
  • A Sporting Pilgrimage: Riding to Hounds, Golf, Rowing, Football...by Caspar W. Whitney. Harper & Brothers, 1895. Red cloth, emblem stamped in black and yellow on cover, horseshoe on spine. (Hinges starting)..
  • Outdoor Sports: A Complete Guide to Field and Lawn Games...with an introduction by Gilbert L. Jessop. Cassell and Company, 1912. red cloth with spine color stamped vignette of a cricketer. (Front hinge starting).
  • Culbertson's Contract Golf by James S. Manion, drawings by Mawson Phillips. The Bridge World, 1932. Green cloth, jacket. (Jacket chipped at edges with further edgewear, soiling to cloth).
  • Home-Made Games and Game Equipment by A. Neely Hall. Lothrop, Lee & Shepard Co., [1923]. Gray pictorial cloth with putting youth on spine. (Mild wear, tender hinges).
Lot Amendments
Condition:
Generally very good.
 
Item number:
302605a
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