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HIGH-SPEED SKI-ING Peter Lunn 1936 2nd prtg or 1937 3rd prtg Hardcover Near Fine-Fine 2 Copies Available
By Lunn, Peter
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Vermont, Stephen Daye Press, 1936 or 1937, 2nd or 3rd printing of 1st US edition. 128 pp, illustrations. Blue or rust cloth hardcover with no dust jacket. Near Fine to Fine. 

Author competed in the 1936 Winter Olympics as Captain of the British Ski-Running team and was a team member from 1931-1936. The author's father, Arnold Lunn is often called the "Father of Downhill Skiing" for his endless campaigning to have downhill and slalom racing recognized as International Ski Federation and Olympic events. Lunn uses clear, lucid language to present technical ideas.

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