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London: Adam and Charles Black, 1911. 32 color plates, many text illustrations. xx + 208pp., large 8vo, decorative green cloth, t.e.g; corners and spine ends bumped, book plates inside front cover, ownership signature front free endpaper. London: Adam and Charles Black, 1911. Internally fine, a very good (+) copy.
London: Percival, 1892. 2 volumes. Illustrated, including two folding maps and one large genealogical table. xxiv + 287 pages and xvi + 279 pages, 12mo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and armorial decoration front cover; covers rubbed, genealogical plate foxed, creased. London: Percival and Co., 1892. A very good copy.
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1965. Illustrated in black and white. Large 12mo, orange cloth, dust wrapper. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, (1965). A near fine copy in a very good(+) dust wrapper. Source material for this book comes from the roll of Eleanor de Montfort, Countess of Leicester, which is the oldest private account of the kind that has come down to us. de Montfort's writings covered a period of months in 1265 at Dover Castle.
New York: Macmillan, 1896. 2 volumes. Forty plates, 158 text plans and 70 plans. xxii + 475pp. and 448pp., thick 4to, gilt-lettered blue cloth; foxing to end papers and title pages, and a few instances in the text, spine ends torn, covers rubbed, several scratches to spine of volume II. New York: The Macmillan Co., 1896. Overall a very good(-) pair, internally clean.
Paris: Hachette, 1966. Preface by Michale de Saint-Pierre. Hundreds of photographs, primarily black-and-white gravure, with maps at rear. 327 pages with text in French. Thick 4to, pale blue cloth with decorative front cover illustration, spine faded. Paris: Hachette, (1966). First edition. A very good(+) copy, lacking dust wrapper. Collection Realites.
London: Longmans, 1894. Well illustrated. 2 volumes. xx + 433pp. and viii + 419pp., 8vo, blue cloth with gilt lettering and decoration, t.e.g.; ownership signature both title pages, a few of the first pages have some staining, covers of both volumes rubbed, of volume, slightly warped. London: Lomgmans, Green, and Co., 1894. A very good set.
London: Cassell, 1892. Patterned endpapers. 328 pages, all edges gilt. Illustrated with black and white engravings and floorplans. 4to, brown cloth (spine a bit scuffed), decoratively stamped in gilt, black, and pink. London: Cassell & Company. A very good(+) bright copy. Light foxing on title page.
Montreal. Print. Page size 16.5" x 23" Initialed in the lower right corner of print. Signed by artist just below lower right corner of print. Caption lower margin: "The earliest representation of Curling is in a painting by PIETER BRUEGAL around 1550. The Royal Montreal Curling Club dates from 1807 and celebrated its 150th anniversary by a BONSPIEL in 1957. The Grand Caledonian Curling Club was founded in Edinburgh in 1838./ The Oldest Club in United States is the Orchard...