The Game’s Afoot! An Anthology of Sports, Games & the Open Air.

By: DARWIN, BERNARD (ed):

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Hardback. Tall 8vo. (8 x 5.5 ins.) In green cloth covers with gilt lettering to spine and front. In very good condition. Spine slightly faded and slightly nicked/rubbed at ends. Minor rubbing to boards and edges. Endpapers darkened. Neat inscription to front. Some mild foxing and marks to pages. Else a tight copy. 331pp. Collection of stories with a sporting or outdoors theme. Authors include, R.S.Surtees, Charles Dickens, Thackeray, Sir Walter Scott, George Borrow, Neville Cardus, Izaak Walton, Erskine Childers, Robert Louis Stevenson, R.D.Blackmore, Samuel Pepys, Rupert Brooke, H.G.Wells.

Title: The Game’s Afoot! An Anthology of Sports, Games & the Open Air.

Author Name: DARWIN, BERNARD (ed):

Categories: Sports & Pastimes,

Publisher: Sidgwick and Jackson. London. 1926 1st edition.:

Seller ID: 76513

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