Lot #9663
Olympic Reports

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Estimate: $500+

Description

Sought-after collection of 11 official reports for various Olympic Games. Titles include:

The Fourth Olympiad: Being the Official Report of The Olympic Games of 1908, celebrated in London, under the patronage of His Most Gracious Majesty King Edward VII and by the sanction of The International Olympic Committee, hardcover in English, 7 x 10, 794 pages, published by The British Olympic Association in 1909.

Les Jeux de la VIII Olympiade, Paris 1924, leatherbound hardcover in French, 10 x 12.75, 852 pages, published by the French Olympic Committee.

IX Olympiade. Officieel Gedenkboek van de Spelen der IXe Olympiade Amsterdam 1928, hardcover in Dutch, 9.5 x 11.75, 1042 pages, published by J. H. De Bussy in 1930.

Official Report: III Olympic Winter Games, Lake Placid 1932, hardcover in English, 8 x 11, 291 pages, published by the III Olympic Winter Games Committee in 1932.

The Games of the Xth Olympiad, Los Angeles 1932: Official report, hardcover in English, 9.5 x 12.25, 815 pages, published by the Wolfer Printing Company in 1933.

IV. Olympischen Winterspiele 1936 Garmisch-Partenkirchen, hardcover in German, 9.25 x 12.25, 450 pages, published by Reichssportverlag in 1936.

The XIth Olympic Games, Berlin, 1936: Official Report, Volumes I and II, both hardcover in English, 9.5 x 12.25, 1223 total pages, published by Wilhelm Limpert in 1936.

The Official Report of The Organizing Committee for the XIV Olympiad, hardcover in English, 9 x 11.5, 580 pages, printed by McCorquodale & Co. in 1951.

Olympic Winter Games Oslo 1952, softcover in English, 8.5 x 12, 270 pages, published by The Organizing Committee.

The Official Report of the Organising Committee for the Games of the XV Olympiad, Helsinki, 1952, hardcover in English, 8.75 x 11.75, 758 pages, published by Werner Soderstrom Osakeyhtio in 1955.

The Equestrian Games of the XVIth Olympiad, hardcover in Swedish and English, 8.5 x 12, 270 pages, published by Esselte Aktiebolag in 1959.
In overall very good to fine condition.

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Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Sports Auction
  • Dates: #528 - Ended June 21, 2018