Wade, A. C. A THE SKATERS' CAVALCADE: Fifty Years of Skating
London: Olympic Publications Limited, 1939. 1939. Good
London: Olympic Publications Limited, 1939.. 1939.. Good. - Octavo, blue cloth titled in blue within a black rectangle on the front cover. The binding is rubbed & bumped with small stains to the covers & the spine is darkened. 171 &  pages, with textual illustrations throughout from photographs. The endpapers are stained & there is an owner's name [B. M. Brough] dated 1939 on the front endpaper. Good.
A memoir and history of fifty years of skating, including ice hockey, ice speed skating, roller skating and figure skating, with reminiscences and portraits of many British national, world and Olympic champions.
From the skating library of Dr. Arthur Foxe with his stamp on the front endpaper.
Rare. WorldCat locates only six copies worldwide. Dust jacket present. First Edition.