Lot 145

Sports.- Cobbett (Martin)

The Man on the March, FIRST EDITION, half title, photographic frontispiece, minimal spotting, edges soiled and untrimmed, quarter modern calf over cloth, [Padwick 7425], Bliss & et al., 1896; Egan (Pierce) Sporting Anecdotes, etched frontispiece, title vignette, title soiled, little spotting, bookplate of J.W.D. Hilton-Johnson, half calf over marbled boards, rebacked, marbled endpapers, Sherwood et al., 1820; Maxwell (W.H.) Wild Sports of the West, wood engraved illustrations, slight browning, minimal foxing, contemporary half calf over marbled boards, R. Bentley, 1838; The Sportsman’s Magazine, 3 vol., illustrations, bookplate of A.E. Winder and J.W. Goldman, slight toning, stamped cloth, rubbed and stained, published at the Office, 1845-47; Hayden (Henry) & Cosson (Cesar) Sport and Travel in the Highlands of Tibet, FIRST EDITION, half title, illustrations, margins dust-soiled, facsimile of map, sheep over marbled boards, new endpapers, spine sunned, R. Cobden-Sanderson, 1927; Miller (E.D.) Fifty Years of Sport, illustrations, slight toning, bookplate of J.W. Goldman, cloth, rubbed, [Padwick 7874], Hurst & Blackett, [1900?], v.s. (8) [not subject to return]

***An interesting collection of accounts and essays on the history and development of many sports, including cricket.

Estimate: £200-£300