Annual of the Grand National Curling Club of the United States for 1869

Annual of the Grand National Curling Club of the United States for 1869

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Book Condition: Very Good


Burgundy cloth with gilt stamping of the club insignia on the front cover and all edges gilt. 160 pages, about 5X7. Just a few illustrations, and a fold-out diagram, "The Rink," are included after page 8. Some Scottish history and literature are interspersed among the curling topics that include the club's constitution and by-laws, list of clubs, club match results, and more. Condition is Very Good with minimal wear. A well preserved little volume with no foxing or stains. Only the second annual published for this young club, which formed in 1867. Its president, David Bell, is depicted in the frontispiece photo. The Secretary & Treasurer, George Macnoe, has signed this copy on the blank page following the front free endpaper, presenting it to the Hon. D.H. McMillan with his compliments. McMillan later became Sir Daniel and Lieutenant Governor of Manitoba.

Title: Annual of the Grand National Curling Club of the United States for 1869

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Categories: Winter Sports,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Buffalo, NY, Haas & Kelley: 1869

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Inscription: SIGNED

Seller ID: 03765

Keywords: Curling Club Annual United States Annual Winter Sport 1869 History,