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Games And Recreational Methods For Clubs, Camps And Scouts -- 1924 FIRST EDITION by  Charles F Smith - 1st Edition - 1924 - from JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS (SKU: 002666)

Games And Recreational Methods For Clubs, Camps And Scouts -- 1924 FIRST EDITION

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Games And Recreational Methods For Clubs, Camps And Scouts -- 1924 FIRST EDITION

by Smith, Charles F

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  • Hardcover
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New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1924. Book. Near Fine. Hardcover. 1st Edition. First Printing of First Edition 1924. Original tan cloth with brown lettering front cover & spine, publisher's emblem debossed on front cover. The book has clean covers, no rubbing, old ownership note written on first blank page "property of Omaha walking club received" otherwise no previous owner marks or writing on any pages, no foxing, solid binding, collectible condition. The book measures 187mm tall x 110mm, 463pp, many (442) b/w photos & illustrations. Written by the Instructor in Scouting and Recreational Leadership at Teachers College, Columbia University, this has lots of interesting ideas & techniques for camping activities. Chapters include The Leadership of Games, Hike and Camp Games, Camp Fire Games - Dramatics and Stunts, Water Sports, Nature Lore Games and Methods, Hike Cooking, Signaling Games and Methods, Scouting Games and Methods, a large section of knots - hitches - bends. PHOTOS ARE OF THE ACTUAL BOOK BEING OFFERED..

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Bookseller
JP MOUNTAIN BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
002666
Title
Games And Recreational Methods For Clubs, Camps And Scouts -- 1924 FIRST EDITION
Author
Smith, Charles F
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Near Fine
Jacket condition
No Jacket
Edition
1st Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Dodd, Mead & Company
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1924
Keywords
Mountaineering, Mountain Climbing, Bergsteigen, Alpinismus, Alpinism, Alpinismo, Alpinisme, Mt Everest, Mount Chomolungma, Sagarmatha, Nepal, Himalaya Arrampicata, scouting, scouts, camping
Bookseller catalogs
Mountaineering; Miscellaneous; Mountain Guide Books;

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