Full red leather. 1st edition. Limited Edition 330 out of 1000. Gilt embossed lettering, 5 raised bands to the spine. 522 pages. Minor damage to cover. 132 photogravures and illustrations. A very nice copy. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: British Sports & Sportsman - Hunting
Publisher: Sports & Sportsmen Ltd.
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description London: Sports and Sportsmen, Ltd., [c. 1926], 1926. Limited edition, no. 270 of 1,000 copies. 4to, xiv, 522 pp. Publisher's red full morocco, spine with raised bands, gilt to the spine and upper board, marbled endpapers, the presentation bookplate of the National Provincial Bank with a handwritten note stating "Presented by Lord Perry" to the front pastedown, all edges gilt. Frontispiece and 11 photogravure plates plus numerous illustrations. Slight wear to the head of the spine, mild rubbing to the other extremities, very good overall. Bookseller Inventory # 26228
Book Description Sports and Sportsmen, Ltd., London. Buckram. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. First Edition. Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall. 522 pages. 12 photogravures with tissue-guards and over 200 other illustrations throughout the text. Gilt decorated crimson morocco; gilt dentelles; all edges gilt; marbled endpapers. One of 1000 copies. Light wear to covers; Impressive and weighty item. Compiled with "the object of producing a comprehensive account of the various phases of hunting; one to be read and re-read with interest rather than to be used merely as a work of reference.". Bookseller Inventory # 002908
Book Description Sports and Sportsmen Limited, London. Leather. Book Condition: Fine. Limited Edition. No 938 of one thousand. In near immaculate condition throughout. Size: Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 35423