Royal Insurance Company, Limited. 1911.
Eighth Edition. Two black and white photo illustrations, 256pp, index, 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 inches, color pictorial paper covered boards with cloth spine (hardbound). Covers rubbed and lightly soiled, 1 x 2 inch abrasion to back cover; interior in good clean condition. This vintage pocket book contains world sports records up through the year of 1910 for sports such as Angling, Archery, Baseball, Boxing, Cricket, Cycling, Football, Golf, Polo, etc. This edition is the first time a comprehensive series of Aviation records were included. Women are included in a couple of different categories, eg. golfing and swimming. Item #43023