Rare First Edition of The International Sport: Polo
International Sport: Polo.
Item Number: 27016
London: Universal Bridge of Trade , 1931.
First edition. Folio, gilt-lettered stamped sterling silver corners on front cover, moire silk doublures; all edges gilt. Contains forty four photogravure portrait and view plates, tissue guards. Text in parallel columns in English and French.
Alphons Stock’s International Sport: Polo is an alphabetical gallery of the most notable internationally recognized polo players, including an introduction to the history of the sport and portraits of royal players throughout the world.