The Badminton Magazine of Sports & Pastimes, july to december 1911, volume XXXIII, hardcover, profusely illustrated,reference library plate and stamp, gilt designs and raised lettering to front boards and spine, 724 pages, 185 x 250mm, condition: very good.
The Badminton Magazine of Sports and Pastimes was a Sports magazine published monthly between 1895 and 1923. Having essays on an extensive array of sporting themes, the book is profusely illustrated with pages of photographs. The Badminton offers a fascinating insight into a bygone age with anecdote and information that is still useful today for sportsmen and historians. This issue contains illustrated essays on: An Ibex Drive in the Sudan, Big-Game Hunting and Shooting, The racing colours of Mr. Brodrick Cloete, Game prospects for 1911, How to obtain Sport in India, Robinson Crusoe in the Near East, Women and Winter Sport , & others.
This book was part of the permanent reference collection and never lent out.
- Overall Condition: very good
- Size: 185 x 250mm
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