On Your Mark! A Story of College Life and Athletics
Barbour, Ralph Henry
Price: 20.00 USD
NY: D. Appleton, 1904. First edition. Dark orange cloth with spine lettered in gilt, over illustration in colors of a track sprinted on his mark at the starting line. 267 pps. plus publisher's catalogue. Four color plates by C.M. Relyea. Classic early 20th century fiction for young men about college life and sports. Barbour covers all the sport bases in this volume---football, track and field, hockey, baseball. Very good or a bit better, lightly rubbed at the edges, title page with light foxing and a narrow discoloration along the outer edge; 1905 gift inscr. on half-title. First.