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THE STORY OF FOOTBALL (Uncorrected Bound Galleys)

By: Anderson, Dave

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, William Morrow and Company: 1985

Seller ID: 004995

ISBN: 0-688-05634-2

Condition: Very Good+


"This is the perfect book for football fans of all ages, whether they are new to the game or avid followers..." The uncorrected bound galleys Plus Dust Jacket for hardbound book. (DJ too big for paperback). Foreword by O.J. Simpson. 145 pp. Paperback is VG+ to Near Fine. Glossy DJ folded in half vertically. DJ is Near Fine. Dave Anderson is a Pulitzer Prize-winning sportswriter. View more info

FOOTBALL DAYS: MEMORIES OF THE GAME AND OF THE MEN BEHIND THE BALL

By: Edwards, William H.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Moffat, Yard and Company: 1916

Seller ID: 007439

Condition: Good+


With Introduction by Walter Camp (Yale 1880). Author is from Princeton University Class of 1900. "There is no sport in the world that brings out unselfishness as does this great gridiron game of ours." Over 50 illustrations and photographs throughout book. 463 pp. Blue cloth covers with gilt title lettering and illustration of football on front cover, faded gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, scuffing and wear to cover faces, s... View more info

VINCE LOMBARDI: FOOTBALL LEGEND

By: Etter, Les

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Champaign, IL, Garrard Publishing Company: 1975

Seller ID: 005901

ISBN: 0811666700

Condition: Very Good+ to Near Fine


96 pp. Green covers with black lettering on front and spine. Missing DJ. Covers clean with light rubbing to corners and edges, and light line mark on front. Endpapers depict the American football field. Interior is tight and clean. Sales price sticker adhered to back inside cover. Book in VG+ to NF condition. View more info

TOM BROWN'S SCHOOL DAYS AT RUGBY

By: Hughes, Thomas (By An Old Boy)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Ticknor And Fields: 1860

Edition: Author's Edition

Seller ID: 007449

Condition: Good


405 pp. 16 pp of advertised books for sale at conclusion of text. Brown cloth covers with faded gilt lettering on spine. Cover corners and edges are bumped and rubbed, significant scuffing and fading to cover faces, joints are worn, some soiling spots, spine is creased, spine ends are missing and there is fraying/tears. Loose hinges. Previous owner's bookplate and writing on front inside cover. Newspaper clipping discussing author's relationship to the character in the s... View more info

BREAKING THE SURFACE

By: Louganis, Greg

Price: $7.50

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1995

Inscription: Gift Inscription By Author

Seller ID: 007020

ISBN: 0-679-43703-7

Condition: Very Good


"Breaking the Surface is the unflinchingly honest story of a man breaking free of a lifetime of silence and isolation." 286 pp. Light blue paper cover with black cloth spine. DJ in Good+ condition with creasing to corners and edges, flaps are creased, front flap is not price-clipped. Cover corners are rubbed, edges are lightly rubbed, bottom front cover is bumped with noticeable bump near joint, spine ends bent. Gift inscription reading "John, Believe in your... View more info

OUTDOOR SPORTS THE YEAR ROUND

By: Popular Mechanics

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Chicago, Popular Mechanics Press: 1924

Seller ID: 006655

Condition: Good


226 clearly written and concise articles on how to make equipment for new and popular sports. With 317 illustrations. Subjects include: Baseball, Boats, Boomerangs, Camping, Golf, Gymnasium, Ice Boats, Kites, Model Airplanes, Parachutes, Photography, See Saws, Skating, Telescopes, Tennis, Water Sports, and more. 152 pages with index. Red cloth covers with black lettering on front and spine. Cover corners are bumped and rubbed to boards, edges rubbed, cover faces are dark... View more info

Big Girl in the Middle

By: Reece, Gabrielle; Karbo, Karen

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Crown Publishing Group, Incorporated: 1997

Seller ID: 001953

ISBN: 0-517-70835-3

Condition: Near Fine


252 pp. Book and DJ in NF condition. View more info

The Practical Book of Trout Fishing

By: Waterman, Charles F.

Price: $5.00

Publisher: New York, Simon & Schuster: 1977

Seller ID: 001977

ISBN: 0-671-22624-X

Condition: Very Good+


A complete guide to basic fly-fishing tactics and techniques. Drawings by Peter Corbin. 221 pages with index. DJ is VG+ with very light wear to spine ends. Remainder mark on bottom page edge. Book covers have very light wear to edges. Interior is tight, clean, no marks. Book is VG+. View more info

TENNIS

By: Wills, Helen

Price: $16.50

Publisher: New York, Charles Scribner's Sons: 1928

Seller ID: 003851

Condition: Very Good to Very Good+


Frontis. photograph of author. Numerous illustrations by the author. 214 pp. Spine mildly darkened otherwise exterior is VG+. Interior is tight, clean and VG+. View more info