Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1887. 1/4 leather. Very Good. The 1887 1st edition of this important early study of the game, published in Edinburgh by David Douglas. Tight and VG in its leather-backed pictorial boards, with bright gilt-titling along the spine. Light soiling to the panels, very light foxing at the preliminaries. Thick octavo, top-edge gilt, 15 crisp black-and-white photos thruout. Authored by Sir W.G. Simpson. (Inventory #: 15160)
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