From this Category

Latest News & Items

Sportspages’ New Stock catalogue

19th September 2019

We are back after a long, fantastic summer of sport and just in time to settle down for the Rugby World Cup in Japan. After the dramas of the Cricket World Cup, anything seems possible… We’ve just put out our new catalogue – a sample of the stock that has been added to the website […]

i

13th June 2019

It’s just not cricket…or is it?

25th April 2019

It’s just not cricket…or is it? Cricket as a sport has always been seen as one steeped in good manners. In recent years, however, we have all lived through incidents of ball tampering and match fixing in recent cricket matches. Is this a recent phenomenon? Or despite cricket’s gentlemanly reputation, has cunning behaviour been a […]

Cricket » Cricket Books » Overseas Cricket Annuals » THE NEW YORK CLIPPER ANNUAL FOR 1885

THE NEW YORK CLIPPER ANNUAL FOR 1885

THE NEW YORK CLIPPER ANNUAL FOR 1885

Click to zoom

The New York Clipper was the first U.S. periodical devoted to entertainment and also one of the earliest to cover sport in detail. Covers baseball, amerian football, cricket as well as records for the turf, athletics and other sports. 

Original colour pictorial wrappers rebound in burgundy cloth with gilt titles to spine, 72pp inc, ads. Very good condition and extremely scarce. Provenance: Ex. K.A. Auty library, Ridley College Ontario (stamp to title page) and Roger Hancock collection (bookplate to front pastedown).  

Date
1885
Publisher
Frank Queen Publishing Co.
Author
(NEW YORK CLIPPER)

£120.00 (Code: 49417)

Add to basket
Adding...