British Sports & Sportsmen Book, Golf, Athletics & Wintersport

British Sports & Sportsmen Book, Golf, Athletics & Wintersport



British Sports & Sportsmen Book, Golf, Athletics and Wintersport.
A first edition book in a series on British sports, their history and personalities of the time. The original hard bound morocco leather covering has gilt lettering and decoration to spine with title 'Golf, Athletics, Tennis, Winter Sports'. The front with family crest comprising of a knights helmet, shield, mermaid and the motto 'DE VITA VIS' (LIFE FORCE), red marbled papers front and back with informative text and numerous photogravure prints and photographic illustrations. Limited edition of 1000 copies, of which this is copy 343. Titled 'Golf, Athletics, Tennis, Hockey and other ball games, Winter Sports'.

We have a total of 16 British Sports & Sportsmen books available, two are 2 volumes. The list of the books is below:-

a) Big Game Hunting and Angling
b) Athletics, Tennis, Rackets
c) Cricket and Football
d) The Story of Shipping
e) Past Sportsmen Part I and II
f) Hunting
g) Commerce and Industry
h) Modern Commerce, Motoring, Aviation
i) Golf, Athletics, Winter Sports
j) Breeding and Agriculture
k) Polo and Coaching
l) Racing and Coursing Part I and II
m) Shooting and Deer Stalking
n) Yachting and Rowing


Height 38.5 cm / 15 "
Width 5.5 cm / 2 "
Depth 29.5 cm / 11 "