Scouting for Boys
17th ed., 1935, signed by G.S.M. of 1st Cheltenham
Seventeenth edition, hardback bound in the original cloth boards with printed design and titling to spine and upper board. 19 × 12.5cm, 338pp + ads.
First published in 1908, Scouting for Boys is the blueprint and inspiration of the Boy Scout movement. It is a manual for self-instruction in observation, tracking and woodcraft skills as well as self-discipline and self-improvement.
Good condition for age. The boards are rubbed and bumped to the edges, and as mentioned it has previous owner's name to the front board. The contents are in good order with clean pages and secure binding.