- € 8,99
This vintage book contains a comprehensive handbook on cycling, with information on its history, racing, touring, notable clubs and unions, and much more. Although old, "Cycling" contains a wealth of timeless information that will appeal to cycling enthusiasts and beginners alike. This profusely-illustrated handbook is highly recommended for those with an interest in historic cycling and would make for a wonderful addition to collections of vintage sporting literature. Contents include: "The Introductory", "Historical", "Riding", "Racing", "Touring", "Dress", "Cycling for Ladies", "Racing Paths", "The National Cyclists' Union", "The Cyclists' Touring Club", "Construction", "Mechanism", "Modern Cycles", "The Hygiene of the Cycle", et cetera. Many vintage books such as this are becoming increasingly scarce and expensive. We are republishing this book now in an affordable, high-quality, modern edition complete with a specially commissioned new introduction on the History of the Bicycle. First published in 1887.