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Creator:
Nicholson, William, 1872-1949, artist.
Title(s):

An almanac of twelve sports / by William Nicholson ; words by Rudyard Kipling.

Published/Created:
London : Published by William Heinemann, 1898.
©1897
Physical Description:
32 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 32 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
Sporting 1597
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
The text was issued separately in 1897 as: Verses written for Nicholson's "Almanac for sports for 1898." Cf. Livingston 144.
"The Library Edition of this Almanac is printed on Japanese vellum, bound in cloth, price 10/6 net. A few copies printed direct from the original Woodblocks, hand-coloured and signed by the Artist, price Twelve Guineas"--Verso of t.p.
BEIN Ip K628 +897ab: Variant with lithographic reproductions on cartridge paper, last stanza on p. [31], and publisher's advertisement on p. [32]. Bound in paper boards. Depew Collection.
BEIN 2000 +209: Variant with [30] p., lithographic reproductions on vellum with protective tissues between the plates, and last stanza on p. [30]. Bound in vellum, all edges stained red. Bookplate: Tyler Kipling Collection.
BEIN Richards Kipling 1309: Variant with lithographic reproductions on cartridge paper, last stanza on p. [31] and publisher's advertisement on verso of added leaf at end. Bound in paper boards. From the David Alan Richards Collection of Rudyard Kipling.
BEIN Richards Kipling 1310: Variant with [30] p., edition statement lacking, lithographic reproductions on cartridge paper, and last stanza on p. [30]. Bound in paper boards. From the David Alan Richards Collection of Rudyard Kipling.
BEIN Richards Kipling 1311: Variant with [30] p., lithographic reproductions on vellum with protective tissues between the plates, and last stanza on p. [30]. Bound in vellum, all edges stained red. Bookplate of Paul Lemperly. From the David Alan Richards Collection of Rudyard Kipling.
Stewart, J. M. Kipling, 175
Richards, D. A. Rudyard Kipling, A105, notes
Campbell, C. William Nicholson : the graphic work, 33
Subject Terms:
Almanacs -- England.
Depew Collection.
Lemperly, Paul, 1858-1939 -- Bookplate.
Richards, David Alan, 1945- -- Ownership.
Sports in art.
Sports.
Tyler, Matilda -- Bookplate.
Form/Genre:
Publishers' advertisements.
Pictorial cloth bindings (Binding)
Contributors:
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936, author.
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