Boston: The Wheelman Company, 1885. First edition. Three-quarter leather. Thick quarto (6.5" x 9.75"), three quarter brown leather and brown pebbled cloth. Spine lettered in gilt. 767, (i) pp. Profusely illustrated with drawings and reproductions of illustrations and engravings. A little wear at the corners and some scuffing on the joints. Fron paste-down endpaper has a bookbinder's tag from J. Westwood Book-Binder Springfield, Mass. Very good, solid, clean copy. Very good. Item #19451
A miscellany of interesting articles including: Adirondack Forests;Winning & Keeping the America's Cup; Chicago Bicycle Club's 1200 Mile Tour; Across America on a Bicycle; Capt. Bourke's "With General Crook in the Sierra Madre"; Antelope on the Highlands of New Mexico; Harvard-Yale Boating Races; A Plea for Bar Harbor; Fishing, Bikinng, Rowing; Yachting; Tennis; Canoeing; Camping; Summer Days Along (Lake) Champlain; Women on Cycling. Much more.