National Sporting Library & Museum – National Sporting Library & Museum Annual Auction
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Life and Sport in Aiken

Item Number
166
Estimated Value
$1,000 USD
Opening Bid
$800 USD

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Item Description

By Harry Worcester Smith. New York: The Derrydale Press, 1935. Condition: Very good. Rare. One of 950 copies published. Very bright cloth green cover and gilt intact. Green slightly faded at spine. Rubbed corners. Tightly bound. Inscription from Harry Worcester Smith to William Mitchell Van Winkle. Kuenzig Books: "The book celebrates Hitchcock Woods in Aiken, South Carolina, which for years was the most important training site for polo players and steeplechase riders in America". Quite rare.