Life and Sport in Aiken and Those Who Made It by Harry Worcester Smith

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24709. SMITH, Harry Worcester; LIFE AND SPORT IN AIKEN AND THOSE WHO MADE IT.

The Derrydale Press, New York,1935

8vo.pp.xii+ 237.profusely illustrated.original green cloth gilt,map endpapers One of 950 copies. This is a unique copy with two of Harry Worcester Smiths bookplates one dedicated to Ken Austin and signed by HWS. and dated 1935.The second variant bookplate is free of marks.

One of 950 copies.This is a unique copy with two of Harry Worcester Smiths bookplates one dedicated to ken Austin and signed by HWS. and dated 1935.The second variant bookplate is free of marks. This copy has loosely inserted several letters of correspondence between HWS and Ken Austin and a prospectus for A Sporting Family of The Old South.pp.12.with a small tear. The correspondence varies from discussion about the HWS bookplates,to HWS inventions to KA breaking a record .HWS wrote to an American journal to report the Ken Austin New Zealand record run. Some are signed.There is a post envelope from HWS and a couple of the sheets are typewritten duplicates to let Ken Austin have a copy.

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