Skiing: The International Sport - Adolf Attenhofer, Count de Baillet Latour, Arnold Lunn et al., Roland Palmedo (editor) 1937 - The Derrydale Press, New York - First Edition - One of 950 copies A magnificent, large and heavily illustrated work, authored by some of the most important international skiers of the time. In the scarce dust jacket, the book itself unopened and pages uncut.

With 275 illustrations by Jacques Charmoz, Carl von Diebitsch, W. Russell Flint, Edwin Henel, Max Martens, A. Sheldon Pennoyer, Toni Schoenecker, Dwight Shepler, Frederick B. Taylor, and etchings by Wayne Davis, including nine colour plates, 70 halftone plates from photographs, and seven plates from etchings and drawings.
  Provenance: Small booksellers label of Abercrombie & Fitch Co., New York.

Reference: Siegel,
Derrydale Press: A Bibliography, 124.

Quarto (book size 32.5x25.3cm), pp. [4] ix-xxiv 328 [4]. In publishers blue cloth lettered and illustrated in gilt to spine and front board, top edge gilt others uncut, powder blue endpapers illustrated in white, gilt stamped blue cloth, blue illustrated endpapers, top edge gilt. Dust jacket with prices to lower quarter of front flap.
  Condition: Near fine, some wrinkling and edge wear to spine, internally fine and unopened (pages yet to be cut), in scarce very good dust jacket with closed tears repaired, toning and large chips to spine.   Ref: 109723   Price: HK$ 8,500