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British Sport : Past and Present, Cuming, E D
1 Cuming, E D British Sport : Past and Present
Hodder & Stoughton, London 1909 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine No Jacket Hardcover Armour, G Denholm 
271 pages (complete). A good-natured, hearty copy. The front pastedown has an ex-libris plate noting former ownership by Michael Parker, son of Viscount Parker (this being the secondary title of the Earls of Macclesfield). The spine has been repaired with a leather strip. The boards are genial, scuffed and worn. Within, the contents are most pleasing. The sports covered are strictly for gentlemen: fox-hunting, stag-hunting, hare-hunting, otter-hunting, partridge shooting, grouse shooting, pheasant shooting, wild fowling, coaching, tandem driving, coursing, salmon fishing, trout fishing, pike and other fishing polo, deer-stalking and coursing, falconry, racing and steeple-chasing. All are adorned with traditionally minded colour plates by George Denholm Armour. The contents are in excellent condition. They are amiable, clean, clear, confident, sure, generous, clubbable. Please note: due to the weight of this book, should the book need be posted outside of South Africa, additional postal charges may be made. fn 
Price: 28.50 USD
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Charlie Hart's Hints For All Athletes and Sportsmen, Hart, Charlie
2 Hart, Charlie Charlie Hart's Hints For All Athletes and Sportsmen
Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd., London 1933 First Edition Hardcover Good No Jacket Hardcover 
156 pages (complete). Ex-library (St Joseph's College Rondebosch) copy with consequent stamps, marks, usage and wear. The boards are passive. There is wear all about. There are handling and storage marks. They are however, comfortable. The contents are mild-mannered, amiable, paternal, thick, clean, clear, competent. fk 
Price: 32.30 USD
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