Routledge (1877) Science in Sport made Philosophy in Earnest – Toys Children Play


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Routledge, Robert. Science in Sport made Philosophy in Earnest; being an attempt to illustrate some elementary principles of physical knowledge by means of toys and pastimes. (London: George Routledge & Sons, 1877).  Illustrated.

DuoDecimo. xvi, 332 pages plus 4 pages adv.  Hardcover in brown cloth-covered beveled boards stamped in black and gilt on spine and front board and blind on rear board. All edges gilt. Woodcuts within text

Condition: Top and bottom of spine rough. Minor bumping to corners. Slightly shaken. Front free endpaper has been excised, rear hinge cracked.