The World of Polo Past & Present

By: Watson, J.N.P.; Foreword By The Viscount Cowdray

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Book Condition: Fine


Gift quality 2nd printing of the first US edition, published one year after the first. Splendid hardcover in black paper covered boards with bright gilt title spine. Barely brushed tips, else as new inside and out. 164 pages profusely illustrated in b/w and color. Unclipped, original full color illustrated jacket has wrap around the entire book art, and also has a lovely brown on white line drawn image on the endpapers showing a woman in Victorian garb standing with two young boys watching a polo match. Book measures 8-1/2" x 11-1/4" and displays beautifully in its removable mylar sleeve. Includes: Foreword: by The Viscount Cowdray The Galloping game, from East to West, America and the Westchester, How the torch was carried afar, The Golden Years, Yesterday and Today.

Title: The World of Polo Past & Present

Author Name: Watson, J.N.P.; Foreword By The Viscount Cowdray

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: POLO,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Massachusetts, Salem House: 1987

ISBN Number: 094825307X

ISBN Number 13: 9780948253072

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Type: Hardcover

Size: 4to - over 9

Seller Id: 46944

Keywords: Horse Sports; Field Sports; Equine History, The Galloping Game.,