Lot 691889 The Field Country Gentleman’s Sporting and other...

Auction Date: 5/11/2015 at 10:30 am

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1889 The Field Country Gentleman’s Sporting and other Newspaper Vol LXX11 (73) covering the period from January 5th to June 29th 1889 in the publishers original hard bound boards with decorative gilt spine and front board. The bound volume covers nearly every sport to include Angling, Athletics, Coursing, Cricket, Football and Rugby including the Football Association Challenge Cup, Golf, Hunting, Pastimes including a Good Section on Archery, American Baseball Clubs, Snooker, Cycling, Billiards et al, Rowing, Yachting, together with Hunting, Horse Racing, Travel, Farming, Shooting, fantastic record of sport at that time to include regional details county details and much much more – just an amazing book which is difficult to put down once you start to read and research, some wear and tear to spine and boards, internally clean and sound.

Hammer Price: £35.00

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