1894. Item #16484
Somerset, Henry Charles Fitzroy, 8th Duke of Beaufort. Driving. London: Longmans, Green, 1894. 4th ed. (1st pub. 1889). (Badminton Library of Sports and Pastimes) xvi, 426p, many ills. by G.D. Giles and John Sturgess. Fair hardcover (half leather; covers rather worn but binding sturdy). Some foxing throughout. ** Later edition of this great Victorian work. With chapters by various experts, including Lady Georgiana Curzon on tandem driving. "Probably one of the 10 best general books in its field" (Rittenhouse 9). [Attingham].