Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Persönlichkeit und Körpererziehung zur Persönlichkeits-Forschung des Turn- und Sportlehrers

Berlin: Weidmannsche Buchhandlung, 1925. Second revised (Zweite, verbesserte Auflage). Softcover. 8vo. vii,[1],110,[1]pp. Original printed wraps. Heft 7 of the series "Beiträge zur Turn- und Sportwissenschaft." Title-page signed by previous owner with handwritten note in blue ink (possibly by the author?) "A gift from Dr. Diem, 10/10/32." Dr. Carl Diem (1882-1962) was a German sports administrator, and as Secretary General of the Organizing Committee of the Berlin Olympic Games, the chief organizer of the 1936 Olympic Summer Games. He created the tradition of the Olympic torch relay and eventually developed into a remarkable scholar who became the author of several monographs on sports history. Some age wear, scuffing and staining on binding. Text in German, Gothic script. Very good condition. vg. Item #22969

Price: $125.00

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