British Olympic Association Official Report of the XVth Olympic Games, Helsinki, July 19 - August 3, 1952. Cecil BEAR.

British Olympic Association Official Report of the XVth Olympic Games, Helsinki, July 19 - August 3, 1952.

London: World Sports, 1952. First Edition. Octavo, pp.114. Bound in contemporary brown cloth covers with gilt titles to spine. Inscribed by Olympic runner Harold Abrahams, who wrote the article on the athletics events and was one of the main characters in the film 'Chariots of Fire', and was married to the opera singer Sybil Evers. Also signed by 34 others including medallists John Disley, Shirley Cawley, and Sheila Lerwill to the front flyleaf. Some wear to the covers with the gilt somewhat dulled. Item #44039

Price: £120.00

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