Rowland Ward's Records of Big Game. Volumes 1-29. 1892-2014 complete

By: Ward, Rowland

Price: $5,605.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good


Volumes 1 through 29 Complete. this covers the first appearance of this iconic series in 1892 through 2014. 35 Volumes in total, including a 1988 Sportsman's handbook. volume 1 was titled "Horn Measurements and Weights of the Great Game of the World being a record for the use of sportsmen and Naturalists". the book has been recased using the original covers. new end papers. no inscriptions and the binding is excellent. volume 2 was published in 1896. the name was changed to "Records of Big Game" and this name has been used ever since. the book has been beautifully rebound in full leather with raised bands to the spine and gold gilt. the original covers have been bound in at the back of the book. volumes 3 through 10 are all first issues in the original boards and in very good condition. some of the books have previous ownership marks. volume 10 is housed in a slipcase. volume 11 was published 27years after volume 10 in 1965. it came with 3 separate addendums which are all present and for the purpose of this set constitutes volume 12 which was never published. the series continues with volume 13 published in 1969. as the amount of information grew, the book size was increased in 1984 (Vol 19) to quarto size - approximately 220x290mm. the 19th to the 27th edition are all standard editions in very fine condition. edition.Numbers 26 and 27 were each produced in 2 volumes, it is the standard issue. number 28 (also produced in 2 volumes) and the final book, volume 29 are bound in full leather and are numbered and signed by the editor. postage will need to be quoted on this very heavy set. Our orders are shipped using tracked courier delivery services.

Title: Rowland Ward's Records of Big Game. Volumes 1-29. 1892-2014 complete

Author Name: Ward, Rowland

Categories: Hunting,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Rowland Ward: 1892

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Hardcover

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 1923j