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Sunday Mayhem: A Celebration of Pro Football in America., Whittingham, Richard with special photos by Fred Roe.
Sunday Mayhem: A Celebration of Pro Football in America.
Whittingham, Richard with special photos by Fred Roe.
14.00 USD
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Fresh Water Fish., Godfrey, Jr. Joe. Illustrations by Gordon Ertz.
Fresh Water Fish.
Godfrey, Jr. Joe. Illustrations by Gordon Ertz.
9.00 USD
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Treasury of American Turf., Bomze, Henry D. (Edited by).
Treasury of American Turf.
Bomze, Henry D. (Edited by).
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Ainslie's Complete Guide to Thoroughbred Racing., Ainslie, Tom.
Ainslie's Complete Guide to Thoroughbred Racing.
Ainslie, Tom.
15.00 USD
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Their Turf: America's Horsey Set & Its Princely Dynasties., Livingston, Bernard.
Their Turf: America's Horsey Set & Its Princely Dynasties.
Livingston, Bernard.
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The Jackie Robinson Story., Mann, Arthur.
The Jackie Robinson Story.
Mann, Arthur.
15.00 USD
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I Remember Vince Lombardi: Personal Memories of and Testimonials to Footballs' First Super Bowl Championship Coach., Towle, Mike (Ed.). As Told by the People and Players Who Knew Him.
I Remember Vince Lombardi: Personal Memories of and Testimonials to Footballs' First Super Bowl Championship Coach.
Towle, Mike (Ed.). As Told by the People and Players Who Knew Him.
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The Flying Sportsman: Flying Afield for Fish and Game., Harbour, Dave, Lt. Col.
The Flying Sportsman: Flying Afield for Fish and Game.
Harbour, Dave, Lt. Col.
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Ainslie's Complete Guide to Thoroughbred Racing., Ainslie, Tom.
1 Ainslie, Tom. Ainslie's Complete Guide to Thoroughbred Racing.
New York. Simon & Schuster. 1979. Completely Revised & Updated. 4th printing. Hardcover in green quarter cloth & mustard paper-wrapped boards. Near fine in very good dust jacket. Book is square & tight. Some highlighting to first few chapters. Jacket has small chip at foot of spine. Price intact on front flap. 8vo. 470 pp. with index. Black & white photos throughout. Breeding & class. Hidden form. Speed charts. Track variants. Mud & grass. Workouts. 77 systems. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
The Rules of Sailing Races., Bianchi, Bruno and Gabrio de Szombathely.
2 Bianchi, Bruno and Gabrio de Szombathely. The Rules of Sailing Races.
New York. Dodd, Mead & Co. 1979. First Edition. Near fine in good dust jacket. Book is square and tight. Jacket is price clipped, rubbed and worn on edges with 1" closed tear at bottom of front panel. 8vo. 308 pp. indexed. Introduced and translated by Mary Blewitt. Black & white drawings and illustrations. 
Price: 8.50 USD
 
 
Three Nights in August: Strategy, Heartbreak, and Joy Inside the Mind of a Manager., Bissinger, H. G. "Buzz". Foreword by Tony La Russa.
3 Bissinger, H. G. "Buzz". Foreword by Tony La Russa. Three Nights in August: Strategy, Heartbreak, and Joy Inside the Mind of a Manager.
Boston. Houghton Mifflin Co. 2005. First Edition. Hardcover in black paper-wrapped boards with titl Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket. 8vo. xxi, 280 pp. with note on sources, acknowled Baseball book by the author of "Friday Night Lights." Centered around a three-game series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Chicago Cubs in 2003, the book is really about intricacies of baseball in general. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
Treasury of American Turf., Bomze, Henry D. (Edited by).
4 Bomze, Henry D. (Edited by). Treasury of American Turf.
New York. Amerpub Co. 1975. Hardcover in full red cloth with gilt titles on spine. Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket. 8vo. ix, 303 pp. Major anthology of money-making systems and tested handicapping methods. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
The Best of Sports Afield: The Greatest Outdoor Writing of the 20th Century., Cassell, Jay (ed.). & the Editors of Sports Afield.
5 Cassell, Jay (ed.). & the Editors of Sports Afield. The Best of Sports Afield: The Greatest Outdoor Writing of the 20th Century.
New York. Atlantic Monthly Press. 1996. First Edition. Hardcover in paper-wrapped boards. Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket. As new. Wide 8vo. 330 pp. Contributions by Erle Stanley Gardner, Vance Bourjaily, Zane Grey, Red Smith, P. J. O'Rourke, Thomas McGuane, Rick Bass, & many others. 
Price: 17.50 USD
 
 
Casey & Mr. McGraw., Durso, Joseph.
6 Durso, Joseph. Casey & Mr. McGraw.
St. Louis. The Sporting News. 1989. First Edition. Very good in fine dust jacket. Spine slant. 8vo. 367 pp. The stories of the two men who dominated New York baseball in the 20th century. Black & white photo illustrations. 
Price: 8.50 USD
 
 
Golf  A Collection of the Best Quotes, Tributes and Anecdotes., Exley, Helen (Editor).
7 Exley, Helen (Editor). Golf A Collection of the Best Quotes, Tributes and Anecdotes.
New York & Watford, UK. Exley Publications Ltd. (1993). Hardcover in pictorial paper-wrapped boards. Fine. As new. 12mo. 4.25" x 6.25". Unpaginated. "Handsome collection of poetry and prose illustrated with Victorian and Edwardian golf paintings." 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Golf Quotations: A Collection of Stylish Pictures and the Best Golf Quotes., Exley, Helen (Editor).
8 Exley, Helen (Editor). Golf Quotations: A Collection of Stylish Pictures and the Best Golf Quotes.
New York & Watford, UK. Exley Publications Ltd. (1991). Hardcover in pictorial paper-wrapped boards. Fine. As new. 12mo. 4.25" x 6.25". Unpaginated. Quotations illustrated with fine golf paintings. 
Price: 8.00 USD
 
 
Fresh Water Fish., Godfrey, Jr. Joe. Illustrations by Gordon Ertz.
9 Godfrey, Jr. Joe. Illustrations by Gordon Ertz. Fresh Water Fish.
Racine, Wisconsin. Whitman Publishing. 1939. Hardcover in illustrated cloth boards. Very good with light rubbing to corners & spine ends. Wide 16mo. 5.5" x 3.75". 62 pp. with inde Guide to bait & fly casting with color illustrations of fresh water fish throughout. 
Price: 9.00 USD
 
 
How to Tie Flies., Gregg, E. C.
10 Gregg, E. C. How to Tie Flies.
New York. A. S. Barnes & Co. 1940. From the Barnes Dollar Sports Library series. Hardcover in cloth boards. Very good no dust jacket. Text tight and clean. Light soil to endpapers. Boards spine faded & light wear to corners. 8vo. 83 pp. Drawings and photographs by the author. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
The Flying Sportsman: Flying Afield for Fish and Game., Harbour, Dave, Lt. Col.
11 Harbour, Dave, Lt. Col. The Flying Sportsman: Flying Afield for Fish and Game.
New York. A. S. Barnes & Co. 1952. Hardcover in cloth boards. Very good in good dust jacket. Light toning to gutters & small soil spot on top edge. Jacket lightly rubbed with closed tear at top of rear panel & repairs to front edge & foot of spine. 8vo. 122 pp. with index. Articles by the World War II Ace and aviation editor of Sports Afield. 
Price: 8.50 USD
 
 
The Complete Fisherman's Catalog., Henkin, Harmon.
12 Henkin, Harmon. The Complete Fisherman's Catalog.
Philadelphia. J. B. Lippincott. 1977. First Edition. Very good in very good dust jacket. Former owner's last name written on top edge. Slight spine slant. Jacket edge worn with small chips at head & heel of spine. 4to. 463 pp. indexed. "A source book of information about tackle and accessories for fly fishing, spinning, bait casting, surf casting, ice fishing, offshore fishing, and more." 
Price: 9.50 USD
 
 
Life On the Rim: A Year in the Continental Basketball Association., Levine, David.
13 Levine, David. Life On the Rim: A Year in the Continental Basketball Association.
New York. Macmillan Publishing. 1989. First Edition. Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards. Fine in fine dust jacket. 8vo. 271 pp. Lively account of life in the now defunct minor league of basketball. The author spent the 1988-1989 season with Coach George Karl's Albany Patroons. 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
Their Turf: America's Horsey Set & Its Princely Dynasties., Livingston, Bernard.
14 Livingston, Bernard. Their Turf: America's Horsey Set & Its Princely Dynasties.
New York. Arbor House. 1973. First Edition. Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards. Gold/brown stain on top edge and like colored endpapers. New fine in near fine dust jacket. Light soil to top edge. Book is clean in solid binding. Jacket as small almost invisible closed tear at top of front panel. Seymour Chwast cover illustration bright. 8vo. 302 pp. with index. The people behind the success of the legendary thoroughbred horses. Owners, trainers and jockeys. Fifty illustrations including a beautiful color fold out portrait of Secretariat. 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
The Jackie Robinson Story., Mann, Arthur.
15 Mann, Arthur. The Jackie Robinson Story.
New York. Grosset & Dunlap. (1951). Hardcover in decorated cloth boards. Very good in poor dust jacket. Jacket is missing left half of rear panel & rear flap. Former owner's name faintly written on top of front panel. The cover portrait of Jackie is still bright. Light toning to fore edge. Former owner's name & phone number on front free endpaper. Book is square in solid binding. Text clean with no darkening. 12mo. 224 pp. From The Big League Baseball Library series. Four black & white frontis photos. Three are from UCLA days in football, track & basketball (He was to first athlete to letter in all three sorts plus baseball in 1941). The fourth picture is in a Dodger uniform. The author co-authored the Jackie Robinson movie & was a consultant to Dodger GM Branch Rickey. Biography published in the year after his retirement, Jackie is still remembered & honored to this day. 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
A Cuckoo in the Bodyline Nest., Mant, Gilbert.
16 Mant, Gilbert. A Cuckoo in the Bodyline Nest.
Kenthurst, NSW Australia. Kangaroo Press. 1992. First Edition. Hardcover in cloth boards. Illustrated endpapers. Fine in fine dust jacket. As new. 8vo. 160 pp. with bibliography & index. The veteran Australian journalist recounts the events of the controversial 1932-33 test series (a.k.a the Bodyline War). 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
The 9 commandments of Golf...According to the Pro Upstairs., Oman, Mark.
17 Oman, Mark. The 9 commandments of Golf...According to the Pro Upstairs.
Carmel, CA. A Golfaholics Anonymous Book. 1988. First Edition. Very good in pictorial wrappers. Outside corners slightly curled. Paperback 7 1/4 " x 9". 107 pp. Illustrations by Doug Goodwin. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
 
Caves of Adventure., Tazieff, Haroun.
18 Tazieff, Haroun. Caves of Adventure.
New York. Viking. [c1953]. Explorer Book edition, 1960. Perfect bound. Very good in illustrated wrappers. Light soil to wraps. Interior tight and clean. Softcover. 5" x 7.75". 222 pp. Exploration of the caves of the Pyrenees with black & white photo illustrations. 
Price: 8.50 USD
 
 
On Any Given Sunday., Toomay, Pat.
19 Toomay, Pat. On Any Given Sunday.
New York. Donald I. Fine. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover in cloth & paper-wrapped boards. Fine in near fine price clipped dust jacket. 8vo. 287 pp. A novel set in the world of pro football by the former defensive end. 
Price: 12.00 USD
 
 
I Remember Vince Lombardi: Personal Memories of and Testimonials to Footballs' First Super Bowl Championship Coach., Towle, Mike (Ed.). As Told by the People and Players Who Knew Him.
20 Towle, Mike (Ed.). As Told by the People and Players Who Knew Him. I Remember Vince Lombardi: Personal Memories of and Testimonials to Footballs' First Super Bowl Championship Coach.
Nashville, Tennessee. Cumberland House. 2001. First Edition. Hardcover in paper-wrapped boards. Fine in near fine lightly rubbed dust jacket. 8vo. xii, 244 pp. with appendices, notes & index. Black & white illustrations. 
Price: 12.50 USD
 
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