New York: R. H. Russell, 1898.
Quarto. Hard Cover. First American Edition. First American Edition of William Nicholson’s An Almanac of Twelve Sports, with verse by Rudyard Kipling. An early example of ‘Poster Style’ artwork, with full page engraved illustrations opposite text. Some unevenness to the dye-weight of some pages, particularly November and December. Faint, minor dampstaining to the fore edges of October and November, not affecting the text or illustrations. Fully rebacked with sympathetic cloth by a conservator. Pictorial paper covered boards. Overall in Very Good condition.
Very Good binding.