Goteborg, Sweden: Ahlen & Akerlund, 1912. First Edition. Hardcover. Oblong octavo (8vo). Very good condition. Item #007771
526 pages of text. Original hardcover suede binding with moderate to heavy wear to spine extremities, and light shelfwear elsewhere. Illustrated with hundreds of black & white photographs. Text printed in black and red. A few tiny spots of staining to top edge of closed pages. 2500 numbered and registered copies published, of which this in number 1328, registered to a Mr. F. A. Larson of Chicago. Larson was the owner and publisher of the Swedish weekly "Svenska Amerikanaren." Text is written in Swedish, English, German and French. Text is remarkably clean. Athletics, Athletes, Competition, Competitive Events.