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Pedestrianism; or, an account of the performances of celebrated pedestrians during the last and present century:… by Thom Walter - First Edition - 1813 - from George Jeffery Books (SKU: 097455)

Pedestrianism; or, an account of the performances of celebrated pedestrians during the last and present century: with a full narrative of Captain Barclay's public and private matches; and an essay on training.

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Pedestrianism; or, an account of the performances of celebrated pedestrians during the last and present century: with a full narrative of Captain Barclay's public and private matches; and an essay on training.

by Thom Walter

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Aberdeen : Aberdeen: printed by D. Chalmers and Co. for A. Brown and F. Frost Aberdeen and others in Edinburgh and London, 1813. Book measures 9 1/4 x 6 inches. Collation, viii,[9]-286pp, engraved frontispiece, half title present. Bound in original publishers boards. Rebacked retaining the original title label. Binding in very good clean firm condition. Internally, new endpapers, offsetting on title page. Pages in good clean condition. A very nice copy.. First Edition. Original Publishers Boards. Very Good. 8vo.

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bookseller
George Jeffery Books GB (GB)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
097455
Title
Pedestrianism; or, an account of the performances of celebrated pedestrians during the last and present century: with a full narrative of Captain Barclay's public and private matches; and an essay on training.
Author
Thom Walter
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Aberdeen: printed by D. Chalmers and Co. for A. Brown and F. Frost Aberdeen and others in Edinburgh and London
Place of Publication
Aberdeen
Date Published
1813
Keywords
Pedestrianism
Bookseller catalogs
Sport; Antiquarian;
Size
8vo

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