The Cyclists' Touring Club. Being The Romance of Fifty Years' Cycling.

By: LIGHTWOOD, James T. [Chief Consul for Lancashire].

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1st edition. Contents: I.The Coming of the Velocipede; II.The Development of the Bicycle; III.The Birth of the B.T.C.; IV.A Change of Name; V.In Deep Waters; VI.The Revival; VII.The Council; VIII.The 'Gazette'; IX.In and Out of the Law Courts; X.The District Associations; XI.Hotels: Danger Boards; XII.Lady Members; XIII.Badges: Uniforms; XIV.C.T.C. and the Railways; XV.Friends and Relations; XVI.The C.T.C. Abroad; XVII.Minor Activities. Appendices: I.Bibliography of Cycling Literature; II.Bibliography of Cycling Journals; III.The 'Sir Alfred Bird' Prize; IV.Presidents and Chairmen of the Council; V.The Council, 1928; VI.Annual Number of Members; VII.Annual Profit and Loss Statement; VIII.Club Publications. 19cms x 14cms x 3.5cms. Pp.286, black & white photo frontispiece + 15 plates, owner's initials to front free endpaper, front free endpaper toned. Bright blue cloth with gilt roundel to front, gilt title to spine, minor edge wear to top and tail of spine and corner tips. VG.

Title: The Cyclists' Touring Club. Being The Romance of Fifty Years' Cycling.

Author Name: LIGHTWOOD, James T. [Chief Consul for Lancashire].

Categories: CYCLING,

Publisher: London: Published at the Headquarters of the Club, 1928.:

Seller ID: 46541

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