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Gridiron Courage, Alton, Everett E.
1 Gridiron Courage
Alton, Everett E.
Chicago Wilcox & Follett 1949 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good++ Jacket 
First Edition in clean original unclipped jacket. Very clean red cloth boards with black lettering and small illustration on cover, black title box on spine. No fading, bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Clean color illustrated dustjacket is not price clipped (2.50 on front inside flap), unchipped, with just a hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A wonderfully preserved collectible quality first edition of this football classic for young adults. 018908

Price: 150.00 USD
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The Four Cornerstones of Winning Golf, Andrisani, John; Harmon, Claude
2 The Four Cornerstones of Winning Golf
Andrisani, John; Harmon, Claude
New York Simon & Schuster 1996 0684807920 / 9780684807928 First Hardcover Fine near fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page. Very clean beige boards with clean green cloth spine, bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 255 pgs. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Foreword by Greg Norman. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Butch Harmon shares the secrets he's taught to Greg ANorman, Davis Love III, and Tiger Woods. 017741

Price: 15.00 USD
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Merritt Leads the Nine, Barbour, Ralph Henry
3 Merritt Leads the Nine
Barbour, Ralph Henry
New York D. Appleton Century 1936 First Hardcover Near Fine no dust jacket George M. Richards, Illustrator 
First Edition, First Printing, with (1) on last page of text. Clean orange cloth boards with small black illustration, black lettering on cover and spine. No fraying. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Small neatly penned previous owner name at top edge of front fixed endpaper. Four illustrations by George M. Richards. 256 pages. 024515

Price: 30.00 USD
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Friday Night Lights - A Town, a Team, and a Dream, Bissinger, H. G.
4 Friday Night Lights - A Town, a Team, and a Dream
Bissinger, H. G.
Addison Wesley Publishing Co. 1990 0201196778 / 9780201196771 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing ("First Printing, July 1990" with letter line beginning with "A"). Clean unfaded black cloth boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 357 pgs. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears; mere hint of light surface rubbing. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Book documents the coach and players of a high school football team of Odessa, Texas and the town's obsession with the game. Made into a film in 2004 and a television series which premiered in 2006. 018507

Price: 120.00 USD
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Riding Show Horses, Childs, Marilyn Carlson
5 Riding Show Horses
Childs, Marilyn Carlson
Princeton, New Jersey Van Norstrand 1963 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition in unclipped dust jacket. Clean red cloth boards with small gold horse on cover, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Previous owner inscription neatly penned on front pastedown. Well illustrated with photographs and drawings. 114 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, very slight edge wear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. An authoritative text book on riding and showing gaited Saddle Horses, Morgans, Arabians and Tennessee Walking Horses by a well-known judge and teacher. 028121

Price: 20.00 USD
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Frank Armstrong's Second Term, Colton, Matthew M.
6 Frank Armstrong's Second Term
Colton, Matthew M.
New York Hurst & Company 1911 Reprint Hardcover Very Good no dust jacket Martin Lewis, Illustrator 
Clean decorated binding with some bubbling to cloth. Blue-gray ribbed cloth boards with red, white and black baseball player on cover in mid-pitch, player with bat in hand on spine. Bright red lettering on cover, black lettering on spine. All lettering and decoration crisp and unworn. Tiny pin-head spot of wear to one corner tip. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or bookplates. With four original illustrations by Martin Lewis. 318 pages. 023019

Price: 15.00 USD
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GOLF'S BEST SHORT STORIES, D Staudohar, Paul
7 GOLF'S BEST SHORT STORIES
D Staudohar, Paul
Chicago Chicago Review Press 1997 1556523211 / 9781556523212 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing, with full number line on copyright page, in clean unchipped original jacket, as new condition. Very clean light green boards with clean black cloth spine, blue lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 394 pp. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Twenty-four wonderful short stories about golf by the likes of John Updike, Paul Gallico, P. G. Wodehouse, Stephen Leacock, and many more. 019023

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Dallas Cowboy Wives "Celebrating Texas Cuisines" Cookbook and Family Photo Album, Dallas Cowboy Wives
8 Dallas Cowboy Wives "Celebrating Texas Cuisines" Cookbook and Family Photo Album
Dallas Cowboy Wives
Granbury, Texas Happy Hill Farm Academy 1996 First Hardcover Fine 
"First Printing, October, 1996 stated on copyright page. Clean unworn glossy boards with comb binding in excellent condition. No bumping or wear. Pages are clean and bright, no names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs (full color and black and white). Cooking tips and favorite recipes from the wives of the Dallas Cowboys, plus Cowboys' candid family photos, previously unpublished Cowboys information and personal reflections. 020282

Price: 15.00 USD
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The Sport of Our Ancestors - Being A Collection of Prose and Verse Setting Forth the Sport of Fox-Hunting, De Broke, Lord Willoughby
9 The Sport of Our Ancestors - Being A Collection of Prose and Verse Setting Forth the Sport of Fox-Hunting
De Broke, Lord Willoughby
London Constable and Co. Ltd. 1921 First Hardcover Good Signed
Limited Edition (This being No. 101 of 150 copies), SIGNED by both Lord Willoughby de Broke and illustrator G. D. Armour. Twenty clean and lovely illustrations by G. D. Armour tipped in. Large book, size approx. 9" x 11-1/2". Blue paper-covered boards qwith beige cloth spine, leather label with gold lettering on spine. Wear to corner tips, fading to blue boards, spots of wear-through along corners and edges of cloth spine. Binding is tight, hinges are sound - no cracking. All pages and edges are clean, including endpapers, and top page edges are gilt. No names, writing or marks. Numbered and signed by both author and artist. Printed on quality paper with deckled edges. 280 pages. 028129

Price: 125.00 USD
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Mr. Ryder's Trophy, Durham, Shirley Dusinberre
10 Mr. Ryder's Trophy
Durham, Shirley Dusinberre
Sleeping Bear Press 2002 1585361119 / 9781585361113 First Hardcover Fine Near Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition, first printing, in clean unclipped dust jacket, with SIGNED letter from author. Clean hardcover book, unfaded black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean endpapers. No previous owner markings. Illustrations by the author. 286 pages + bibliography. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears, slightest hint of edge wear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A novel about and a tribute to the game of golf, the Ryder Cup, and the original intent of the matches. 027972

Price: 20.00 USD
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Canoeing Central New York, Ehling, William P.
11 Canoeing Central New York
Ehling, William P.
Woodstock, Vermont Backcountry Publications 1982 0942440013 / 9780942440010 Paperback Near Fine 
Clean, solid softcover book. Size approx. 7-1/2" x 9". Clean illustrated cover with red and white lettering on both cover and spine. No creasing, chipping or curling. Binding is tight, pages are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs, maps. Well laid out descriptions of put-in and take-out, obstacles and distances, water conditions. 171 pages with glossary. 027686

Price: 10.00 USD
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A Good Walk Spoiled: Days and Nights on the PGA Tour, Feinstein, John
12 A Good Walk Spoiled: Days and Nights on the PGA Tour
Feinstein, John
USA Little Brown & Co 1995 0316277207 / 9780316277204 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Stated First Edition (and first printing, with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Green boards with yellow lettering on spine. No bumping or wear; one very small water mark at fore-edge of front board. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright. No names, writing or marks. Illustrated with photographs. 475 pages with index. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one very short closed edge tear at top corner of spine fold. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 028235

Price: 15.00 USD
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Diamonds: The Evolution of the Ballpark, From Elysian Fields to Camden Yards, Gershma, Michael
13 Diamonds: The Evolution of the Ballpark, From Elysian Fields to Camden Yards
Gershma, Michael
Houghton Mifflin 1993 0395612128 / 9780395612125 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (with full number line on copyright page) in clean unclipped dust jacket. Size approx. 9-1/2" x 12". Very clean green boards with green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, pages and edges are clean and bright with clean illustrated endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Beautifully illustrated with historical photographs. 259 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. 025888

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Young Pitcher, Grey, Zane
14 The Young Pitcher
Grey, Zane
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1939 Reprint Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket 
Reprint edition in original illustrated dustjacket. Clean rust red boards with brown lettering on cover and spine. Very slight surface wear to spine corners. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean (slightly tanned) with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 249 pgs. Clean dustjacket has small fingernail size chip at top spine edge, very small spine corner chips, a few short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A story for boys by Zane Grey about a young man who enters Wayne College to pursue his study of forestry and ends up playing baseball when a new varsity team is organized. 018917

Price: 40.00 USD
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Summer of '49, Halberstam, David
15 Summer of '49
Halberstam, David
New York William Morrow & Co 1989 068806678X / 9780688066789 First Hardcover Very Good Fine Jacket 
Solid first edition in clean unchipped dust jacket. Clean beige boards with clean green cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. No fraying or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean with clean illustrated endpapers; previous owner inscription and signature on back side of front free endpaper. 304 pages with index. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Wonderful book about the 1949 pennant race in which two legendary rivals, the Bostn Red Sox and the New York Yankees, battled down to a winner-take-all final game of the season. 027738

Price: 15.00 USD
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Sports Car Rallies, Trials and Gymkhanas, Hebb, David and Arthur Peck
16 Sports Car Rallies, Trials and Gymkhanas
Hebb, David and Arthur Peck
Channel Press 1956 First Hardcover Very Good Very Good Jacket George Janes, Illustrator 
First Edition in unclipped original jacket. Clean red boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering on spine. Hint of bumping to corners, no fraying. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 159 pages with appendix. Illustrated with lovely drawings by George Janes, cartoons by Anna Lou Edebohls. Original T.S.D. Table from publisher laid in. Dustjacket is not price clipped, has small chip at top left corner near spine edge, tiny chip at rear base spine corner, some wear at top and bottom spine edges. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. The first book on competing in America's sports car rallies, trials and gymkhanas, it contains detailed, step-by-step how-to information and covers the most minute phases of sports car competitions. 021123

Price: 30.00 USD
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80.2 Change to 27MPH, Hertfelder, Ed
17 80.2 Change to 27MPH
Hertfelder, Ed
Haddonfield, New Jersey Ed Hertfelder 1985 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition hardcover book in clean original dust jacket, SIGNED by the author, with a signed handwritten note laid in. Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Inscribed and signed on front free endpaper: "They ain't getting better Harry, just longer! - Hope you like this one also - Ed Hertfelder." Note on back of a folded poster for a motorcycle product reads: "Thanks for the order Harry. I'll let you know when the novel is done. - Keep in touch - Ed." Book is 335 pages with drawings by tScot Steele. Clean dust jacket (photo illustrated) is unchipped, not price clipped, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality removable myalr cover. A book about author's experiences as a motorcycle enduro rider. 028209

Price: 250.00 USD
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Reset to 80.1, Hertfelder, Ed
18 Reset to 80.1
Hertfelder, Ed
Haddonfield, New Jersey Ed Hertfelder 1981 First Hardcover Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition hardcover book in clean photo-illustrated dust jacket, SIGNED by the author. Clean gray cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright. Inscribed and signed by author on front free endpaper: "Drink plenty of liquids, take two aspirins, and send me two bucks in the morning, Harry - Ed Hertfelder." 308 pages. Clean dust jacket is unchipped, no tears, no wear, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Author's adventures in motorcycle enduro riding. 028210

Price: 220.00 USD
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Through the Green: The Mind and Art of a Professional Golfer, Iii, Sal Maiorana With the Cooperation Of David Love
19 Through the Green: The Mind and Art of a Professional Golfer
Iii, Sal Maiorana With the Cooperation Of David Love
New York St. Martin's Press 1993 0312093632 / 9780312093631 First Hardcover Near Fine Fine Jacket Signed
First Edition (stated) with full number line on copyright page, SIGNED by author, in clean uchipped jacket. Clean green boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Signed by author: "Sal Maiorana" on front free endpaper, with "Autographed Copy" removable sticker still on jacket. 263 pp. Illustrated with black & white photographs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped (21.95 on front inside flap). enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019541

Price: 30.00 USD
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Pro Hockey Comeback, Jackson, C. Paul
20 Pro Hockey Comeback
Jackson, C. Paul
New York Hastings House 1961 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
First Edition in clean unclipped original dust jacket. Clean blue cloth boards with black goalie illustration on cover, black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, hinges are sound - no cracking. Pages and edges are clean and bright, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. Frontispiece illustration by Frank Kramer. 148 pages. Clean bright dust jacket is unchipped, one very short closed edge tear. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. Young adult's sports story of a young man who leaves college to join a professional hockey team and the challenges he faces. 025538

Price: 25.00 USD
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