A 112-page official report of the Games of the 1st Olympiad, Athens, 6. Written in Greek, and printed in Greek and French, it is divided into two parts- a history of the Ancient Olympic Games, and the actual report of the 1896 Games. Cover page reads (in Greek and French): '776 - 1896/OLYMPIAKOI/AGONES/LES JEUX OLYMPIQUES/ATHENAI - ATHENES/KAROLOS MPEK/EKDOTES/CH. BECK/EDITEUR'.
0 - Whole: H: 354 W: 283 D: 28mm (H: 13 15/16 W: 11 1/8 D: 1 1/8")
Organising Committee for the Games of the Ist Olympiad, Athens 1896
Pierre de Coubertin; 01 Jan 1863
Charalambos Anninos; 1852; 1934
C. Meissner & N. Kargadouris Printers
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Ian Beaurepaire