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The Game of Billiards: Scientifically Explained and Practically Set Forth, in a Series of Novel and Extraordinary, But Equally Practical Strokes; and Illustrated By Numerous Appropriate Diagrams.
Thurston and Co, London 1886 - Published by the Proprietors, Thurston and Co., 16, Catherine Street, Strand; and by Alfred Boot and Son, 13, Peternoster Row, E.C. 1886. Sixth edition. xv + 93 pp of text + XCIII (93) single-sided monochrome plates with diagrams. Advertisement for Thurston and Co's billiard tables as ffep. Yellow endpapers. Pages are quite tightly bound together save that where text pages and Plates divide the binding is splitting. Pages clean and bright with a little foxing to a few. Original green cloth binding has blind stamping to front and back, Titles in gilt on spine with illustration of 2 cues and 3 balls; lower part of spine has faded (possible water damage?); slight wear to corners and spine ends but overall the cover is in very good clean condition. NB. Please request postage cost. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall [Attributes: Hard Cover]
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