Edinburgh: R & R Clark, 1875. 284p. decorative cloth. Illustrated by Clark Stanton, C/A. Doyle and G. Aikman. Very significant and well produced early title.
Compilation of the earliest literature of the game. Clark collected early press reports, biographical sketches, significant acts of Parliament, municipal records, diaries, a extracts of the earliest minutes of the earliest clubs. The book also contains obituaries of...Allan Robertson. Very visionary to go to such lengths so early in this sports history. Corner stone title. Very Good, tight original binding. Item #8804