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POLO Magazine - 1927 & 1928, Volume I with 12 Bound Issues

POLO Magazine - 1927 & 1928, Volume I with 12 Bound Issues

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POLO Magazine - 1927 & 1928, Volume I with 12 Bound Issues

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  • hardcover
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About This Item

This is a scarce, bound volume of POLO magazine ("The Magazine of the Game") that contains the publication's first 12 issues from June, 1927 to May, 1928 (a complete run of issues 1-12 from Volume 1). Fine binding with marbled covers, gilt lettering and decorations on the spine with raised bands and gilt top edge. Published by Quigley Publishing Company in the United States. The magazine was "obtainable by subscription only." Contents include general horsemanship, horse show results, sailing, steeplechase, polo and foxhunting, with many illustrations from photographs and drawings. The issues include great illustrated advertisements for companies such as Abercrombie & Fitch, Brooks Brothers Clothing, Marlboro Cigarettes, Renault, White Star Line, Cunard Line, A.G. Spalding & Bros, and many more.

The following 12 issues are included:

VOLUME 1
No. 1 June, 1927
No. 2 July, 1927
No. 3 August, 1927
No. 4 September, 1927
No. 5 October, 1927
No. 6 November, 1927
No. 7 December, 1927
No. 8 January, 1928
No. 9 February, 1928
No. 10 March, 1928
No. 11 April, 1928
No. 12 May, 1928

Condition:
Clean covers with no stains; bright gilt on the spine; some scuffing along the edges of the boards; light rubbing of the leather at the top and bottom edges of the spine. Tight binding. No loose pages. The issues are in terrific condition with only occasional light staining.

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Bookseller
CraigsClassics US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1287
Title
POLO Magazine - 1927 & 1928, Volume I with 12 Bound Issues
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
1st
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Quigley Publishing Company
Place of Publication
United States
Date published
1927 & 1928
Keywords
POLO MAGAZINE, HORSEMEN, HORSEMANSHIP, EQUESTRIAN, HORSESHOWS, HUNTING, HORSES, HORSE RACING, SPORT, STEEPLECHASE, FOXHUNTING, SAILING, OLD VINTAGE ANTIQUE MAGAZINES
Bookseller catalogs
Magazines; Non-Fiction;

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CraigsClassics

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Hudson, New Hampshire
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About CraigsClassics

My store offers a curated selection of antiquarian books in a variety of topics with an emphasis on classic literature and children's classics. I take pride in providing great customer service with prompt replies to offers and inquiries, careful packaging and next-day shipping. Based in scenic southern New Hampshire.

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raised band(s)
Raised bands refer to the ridges that protrude slightly from the spine on leather bound books.  The bands are created...[more]
edges
The collective of the top, fore and bottom edges of the text block of the book, being that part of the edges of the pages of a...[more]
gilt
The decorative application of gold or gold coloring to a portion of a book on the spine, edges of the text block, or an inlay in...[more]
rubbing
Abrasion or wear to the surface. Usually used in reference to a book's boards or dust-jacket.
spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
fine binding
An elaborate and decorative binding, example including a leather-bound book with gilt edges, raised blind...[more]

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