First American Edition. "The modern club with its luxuries and comforts, has its origin in the tavern and coffee-house of a long-past age. The resorts in question have long since entirely changed their character, although they were once important features of London life, and were used by all classes for purposes of conviviality and conversation." From Chapter 1. ---- Bindings tight and square. Text clean, light even toning. Moderate handling wear. 316 pages with index. Illustrated with 9 plates, including a full-color frontispiece. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: London Clubs. Their History & Treasures.
Publisher: Frederick Stokes Company
Publication Date: 1911
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: 1st Edition
Book Description 1911. Unknown Binding. Condition: Acceptable. This book is Chatto & Windus hardcover. No jacket. A lot of dirty marks and some wear on cover. Also a couple of stickers on inside of front cover and first blank page. Content is fine. Book. Seller Inventory # 058726-8
Book Description 1911. Unknown Binding. Condition: Acceptable. Photocopies of related information attached here and there throughout the book. Previous owner's bookplate to inside front cover. Library stamps present. Binding sound. Text clean and unmarked. Top edge gilt and roughcut pages. Book. Seller Inventory # 009008-7