7.25" x 5". 321pp., plus ads. Red printed wrappers. Some general wear and use; overall VG+ condition. Stated "New and cheap edition." A month by month account of a bicycling tour of Scotland and England. With much on local places and people, bicycle touring as a pastime, bicycle maintenance, cycle paths and cycle taxes, "phases of cycling", and more. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: A Cyclist's Note Book.
Publisher: W. & A. K. Johnston [circa 1902]
Publication Date: 1902
Book Description W & A K Johnston, Edinburgh, 1898. Card Covers. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. First. A cyclist's look at the world of 1898, places he has visited, hotels and their attitudes towards cyclists, people met along the way. 321 pages plus 6 pages of old advertisements, many old photographs of places and people a great historical glimpse at cycling from a bygone age. Card cover book has been preserved on the outer covers with layers of clear tape and strips of brown card, spine has gone. Pages are clean and bright just a few occasional light marks. Book has been loosly laid in a homemade thick paper covered card outer wrapper. Post card loose in back hand wriitten and SIGNED BY A W RUMNEY. A pleasing copy of a rare item SEE IMAGE. DETAILED IMAGES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST. Size: 18.5 x 12.5 Cms. Inscribed Postcard from Author. Card Covers. Bookseller Inventory # 002695