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POLO Magazine - 1931 & 1932, Volume VI with 8 Bound Issues

POLO Magazine - 1931 & 1932, Volume VI with 8 Bound Issues

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POLO Magazine - 1931 & 1932, Volume VI with 8 Bound Issues

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  • very good
  • hardcover
Condition
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About This Item

This is a scarce, bound volume of POLO magazine ("The Magazine for Horsemen") that contains 8 issues from September, 1931 to April, 1932 with wonderfully illustrated color covers. "Volume VI" is printed on the spine. Red, hardcover cloth binding with gilt lettering and decorations on the spine (and the name "J.L. Lundean" in gilt at the base of the spine). Published by Quigley Publishing Company in the United States. The magazine was "obtainable by subscription only." Oversized - the volume measures 14 1/8" tall x 10 1/4" wide. "Hunting ~ Horseshows ~ Racing" - 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 (some in color) for companies such as Saks-Fifth Avenue, Abercrombie & Fitch, Duesenberg, Johnston & Murphy Shoe, A.G. Spalding & Bros., Anheuser-Busch, Camel Cigarettes, and many more.

The following 8 issues are included:
VOLUME 6No. 4 September, 1931No. 5 October, 1931No. 6 November, 1931
VOLUME 7No. 1 December, 1931No. 2 January, 1932No. 3 February, 1932No. 4 March, 1932No. 5 April, 1932
Condition:
Soiling to the covers and spine with some stain spots. Tight binding. No loose pages. The pages are in great condition - mostly clean with only some occasional, random soiling, stains and ink smudges. The Jan & Feb 1932 issues have "10c" written in pencil on the front cover. Overall in very good condition.

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Bookseller
CraigsClassics US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1284
Title
POLO Magazine - 1931 & 1932, Volume VI with 8 Bound Issues
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Quigley Publishing Company
Place of Publication
United States
Date published
1931 & 1932
Keywords
polo magazine, horsemen, horsemanship, equestrian, horseshows, hunting, horses, horse racing, sport, steeplechase, foxhunting, sailing, old vintage antique magazines
Bookseller catalogs
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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Cloth
"Cloth-bound" generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of the book covers. The cloth is stretched...[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
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]
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]

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