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NOTHING TO PROVE. The Jim Abbott Story.

By: Bernotas, Bob

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Kodansha International: (1995)

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016332

ISBN: 1568360649

Condition: Near fine

Octavo, 182 pages. First printing with number line to "1". Includes a section of black and white photo reproductions which has been bound in upside down. Book and dust jacket are in otherwise Fine condition. Baseball. 092715A View more info

MANY AUTUMNS AGO. The Frank Leahy Era At Boston College and Notre Dame.

By: Bynum, Mike, editor.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: October Football Corp.: c. 1988

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016308

ISBN: 0945718012

Condition: Fine

Octavo, 247 pages + 1 page "about the editor." Includes a section of black and white photo reproductions, and appendices with statistics. 040414B View more info

GETTING OPEN. The Unknown Story of Bill Garrett and The Integration of College Basketball.

By: Graham, Tom, and Rachel Graham-Cody.

Price: $6.00

Publisher: New York, Atria Books: (2006)

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 000015369

ISBN: 0743479033

Condition: Near fine

Hardcover, octavo, xiii [1] 255 pages. Includes black and white photographs, sources, index. Small nick on rear blank endpaper, else in Fine condition. Dust jacket price clipped, else Fine. 112706A View more info


By: Jenkins, Ferguson, as told to George Vass.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, Henry Regnery Co,: (1973)

Edition: first edition

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000017478

Condition: Fine

Octavo, white textured cloth covers, 218 pages. Includes many black and white photo reproductions. Inscribed by Fergie Jenkins on the title page. Dust jacket has a couple of small spots on front panel, a little rubbing on rear panel. Baseball. 090617A View more info

SPORTS ILLUSTRATED. August 16, 1954, first issue

By: Luce, Henry R.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: New York, Time, Inc.: 1954

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017672

Condition: Very good

Quarto, complete with baseball cards. This copy has been specially bound by the publisher into hard covers ten years after issue and gifted to an earlier support of the magazine. Laid in is a letter from the advertising sales director thanking the advertiser. 032508A View more info

DESIGN FOR ANGLING. The Dry Fly on Western Trout Streams

By: MacDonald, Alexander

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin Co., 1947,: 1947

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller ID: 12391

Condition: Very good

144 pages, octavo. With a color frontispiece by Leslie P. Thompson and black and white photographs by the author and his friends. Light soil on cloth covers, else Very Good. 041407A View more info

MARQUETTE FOOTBALL 1936 SEASON. Schedule and Ticket Information.

By: Marquette University

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Marquette University: [1936]

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 000016139

Condition: Very good

One sheet folded, approx. 6" wide by 6 1/2" high (folded size), printed on all sides on goldenrod-colored paper. Cover has black and white photo reproduction of Raymond (Buzz) Buivid, 1936 Captain. Inside is printed the 1936 Schedule and the 1935 Record, ticket information, as well as a photo reproduction of players on the field. On the rear are photo portraits of Joseph "Red" Dunn, backfield coach; Frank Murray, head coach; and John "Tarz" Taylor, line coach. Also a short forecast titled: A Promising Avalanche Looms for '36. Fold across center (probably for mailing); o... View more info


By: Payton, Walter. With Jerry B. Jenkins.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, Contemporary Books, Inc.: (1978)

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000016408

ISBN: 0809275449

Condition: near Fine

Foreword by Brent Musburger CBS Sports. Includes a section of black and white photo reproductions, and index.Octavo, blue cloth covers, xvii [1] 162 pages. Unclipped jacket has printed price of $7.95. 112706A View more info

IN QUEST OF GOLD. The Jim Ryun Story.

By: Ryun, Jim, with Mike Phillips

Price: $45.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harper & Row: (1984)

Edition: first edition, first printing

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000017456

ISBN: 0060670215

Condition: Fine

Octavo. xxiv + 222 pages. Includes black and white photo reproductions, index. Signed and inscribed by Jim Ryun on the title page. Light rubbing/handling to dust jacket, else Very Good. 090617A Ryun was a three-time Olympian and world record holder for the mile, half mile, and 1500 meters between 1966 and 1975. View more info


By: Simpson, Charles.

Price: $40.00

Publisher: London, John Lane the Bodley Head: (1925)

Edition: First

Seller ID: 000017639

Condition: Good +

"One Hundred Sketches Made in the Arena During the Great International Contest (1924) by Charles Simpson. Reproduced in Colour and Black and White, with an introduction by R. B. Cunninghame Graham and Descriptive Letterpress by the Artist." Quarto, tan cloth covers with red and black titles. 174 pages. Two-inch tear in cloth at bottom front joint. Some foxing, mainly in margins of text. A couple of small closed tears at bottom page edges, not affecting images or text. A fascinating illustrated account of the rodeo at Wembley in England in 1924, with both female and male riders from aro... View more info


By: Singletary, Mike. With Armen Keteyian.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Chicago, Contemporary Books: (1986)

Edition: First

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 000017598

ISBN: 0809248816

Condition: Fine

Foreword by Buddy Ryan. Octavo, 231 pages, includes black and white photo reproductions. Inscribed and signed by the author on the title page. 041506A View more info


By: Spiller, Burton L.

Price: $95.00

Publisher: New York, The Derrydale Press: (1937)

Edition: Limited Edition

Seller ID: 000017642

Condition: Very good

Illustrated by Lynn Bogue Hunt. Limited Edition number 602 of 950 copies. Quarto, reddish-brown cloth with gilt titles and designs and with paper pictorial inset on top cover; 197 pages. Pages unopened at fore-edge. A little browning on front endpaper; rear cover a bit sunned at top edge. 021210C View more info

How To Improve Your Table Tennis.

By: Wasserman, Si, Consultant.

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Merchandise Mart, Chicago, The Athletic Institute:

Seller ID: 000015141

Condition: Fine

No date, but circa 1963. Stapled pamphlet, card covers, 29 pages. Illustrated with black and white photos stills taken from a color slidefilm of the same name. Includes a suggested bibliography. Fine condition. 021210A View more info


By: Wills, Helen.

Price: $65.00

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

Edition: first edition

Seller ID: 000017378

Condition: Very good

With illustrations by the author. Octavo, green cloth covers, 214 pages. Dust jacket has some chipping and creasing at corners and head and foot of spine. 090617A View more info