[1928 Olympic Games]. Spor alemi (Dokuzuncu sene): Simdilik onbes günde bir persembe günleri çikar. No. 12.

[Istanbul], Spor Alemi, 15. III. 1928.

Folio (ca. 274 x 400 mm). 11, (1) pp. In Ottoman script. With several black and white photographic illustrations.


A copy of the Turkish sports magazine "Sports World", published weekly in Istanbul between 1919 and 1929. The photographs show various competing national teams, including the Turkish football team, as well as a bare-chested athlete bearing numerous medals. Includes a section on the 1928 Olympic Winter Games held in St Moritz, with a photograph of the ice hockey match at which Canada scored the gold medal against Switzerland. An advertisement depicts a runner dressed in white, with the Olympic flag in the background, surrounded by portraits of six athletes on the cover.

Browned and waterstained throughout.

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