A SPORTING PILGRIMAGE. RIDING TO HOUNDS, GOLF, ROWING, FOOTBALL, CLUB AND UNIVERSITY ATHLETICS. STUDIES IN ENGLISH SPORT, PAST AND PRESENT.

Whitney, Caspar.

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New York: Harper & Brothers, 1895. 397 pages. Frontispiece by Remington and otherwise profusely illustrated from photographs and drawings. Octavo, 9 x 6 inches. Red cloth with black and gilt pictorial design. (Item ID: 2445)


First edition. A bright copy, with only the head of the spine showing some wear. Whitney was a major proponent of the outdoors and sporting pursuits. He was a founding member of the Explorers Club (1904) and president of the American Olympic Committee in 1908.



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