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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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Catching Dreams:  My Life in the Negro Baseball Leagues, Bauer, Paul; Robinson, Frazier
4 Catching Dreams: My Life in the Negro Baseball Leagues
Bauer, Paul; Robinson, Frazier
Syracuse Syracuse University Press 1999 0-8156-0563-3 / 9780815605638 First Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Jacket Illustrated with Photographs Signed
Very clean bright red cloth boards with metallic deep blue lettering on spine. Very slight bow to front board. Binding is tight and square, no cracking. Pages, edges and endpapers are very clean, crisp and bright; no previous owner names or bookplates. Title page SIGNED BY AUTHOR (Paul Bauer). 230 pgs. with index. Clean, bright dustjacket has some very light edge wear, no chips, tears or creases. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 Vo. Sports. 014871

Price: 50.00 USD
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Friday Night Lights - A Town, a Team, and a Dream, Bissinger, H. G.
5 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: A Manual of Horsemanship for Beginners, Boniface, J. J.
6 Riding: A Manual of Horsemanship for Beginners
Boniface, J. J.
New York A.S. Barnes 1940 Hardcover Very Good+ good Jacket 
Clean book in original unclipped jacket. Clean tan cloth boards with dark brown lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 86 pp. with index. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. Clean jacket is not price clipped (1.00 on front inside flap), has small edge and corner chips, short closed edge tears, a few small edge nicks. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. 019812

Price: 12.00 USD
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Six Days to Sunday, Brunner, Bernard
7 Six Days to Sunday
Brunner, Bernard
New York McGraw Hill 1975 0-07-008579-X / 9780070085794 Signed Limited Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket Signed
SIGNED, Limited Edition. Clean beige boards with unchipped gold lettering on spine. Hint of wear to spine corners, no tears or wear-through. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean gold endpapers, with plate on front free endpaper with limited edition statement and author's signature: "This Edition of My Book SIX DAYS TO SUNDAY is Copy Number 19 of no more than 60 copies which I have authorized for distribution by Signed Editions Limited. - Bernard Brunner (signature). 307 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is not price clipped, unchipped, with a few very short closed edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. An unforgettable novel capturing the drama of pro football. 8vo. Fiction. 016276

Price: 150.00 USD
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The Sports Car Engine - Its Tuning and Modification, Campbell, Colin
8 The Sports Car Engine - Its Tuning and Modification
Campbell, Colin
London Chapman & Hall, Ltd. 1963 First Hardcover Near Fine Very Good Jacket 
First Edition in original dust jacket. Red cloth boards with black title box, bright silver lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight and square, no cracking; pages and edges are clean, with clean endpapers - no names, writing or marks. Profusely illustrated with photographs and diagrams. 322 pages with index. Clean dust jacket has numerous closed tears - is now protected in clear archival quality mylar cover. 025175

Price: 30.00 USD
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The Sergeant Says, Cannon, Sgt. Jimmy
9 The Sergeant Says
Cannon, Sgt. Jimmy
New York Alfred A. Knopf 1943 First Hardcover Very Good+ Very Good+ Jacket 
"First Edition" stated on copyright page, in clean unclipped original jacket. Clean bright red cloth boards with black zig-zag decoration on cover, black lettering and decoration on spine. Very slight darkening to cloth at spine gutters. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean, with top-stained upper page edges, clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. Edited by Frank Sullivan, with a Foreword by Paul Gallico. 255 pages. Dustjacket is quite clean (two very faint small spots to rear panel, tiny chip at base of spine (size of grain of rice), unclipped (2.50 on front inside flap), small spot of rubbing to paper at one upper spine corner. Author's photo and biography on rear panel. Enclosed in new archival quality removable mylar cover. A memoir of an American Army sergeant, who went from being a Broadway boy (crime reporter, sports writer and columnists who knew the hot spots and loved his nightlife) to wearing a sergeant's stripes. 021789

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Frank Armstrong's Second Term, Colton, Matthew M.
10 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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11 Porsche
Cotton, Michael
New York Crescent Books 1982 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Near Fine Jacket 
64 pgs. VG+ in Nr Fine DJ - new archival quality mylar cover. Very clean green cloth book - measures approx. 10 x 11-1/2" Binding tight, pages clean. P/O inscription on FFE. Bright and clean unchipped dust jacket. Illustrated with many beautiful full color photos. Forward by Jacky Ickx. Oversize. Automobiles. 003114

Price: 10.00 USD
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GOLF'S BEST SHORT STORIES, D Staudohar, Paul
12 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

Price: 15.00 USD
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Dallas Cowboy Wives "Celebrating Texas Cuisines" Cookbook and Family Photo Album, Dallas Cowboy Wives
13 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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14 Know About Horses: A Ready Reference Guide to Horses, Horse People and Horse Sports
Disston, Harry
New York Devin-Adair Co. 1961 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Jacket Jean Bowman, Illustrator 
Red cloth boards with gold snaffle bit on cover, gold lettering on spine. Some fading to top of spine and board edges. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages are clean, with clean endpapers. No names, writing or marks. 216 pgs. with index. Illustrated with drawings by Jean Bowman. Clean dustjacket has edge chipping and closed tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8 vo.. Horses. 011077

Price: 10.00 USD
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Know About Horses: A Ready Reference Guide to Horses, Horse People and Horse Sports, Disston, Harry
15 Know About Horses: A Ready Reference Guide to Horses, Horse People and Horse Sports
Disston, Harry
New York Bramhall House 1959 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good Jacket Jean Bowman, Illustrator 
Very clean gold cloth boards with black lettering on spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. No names, writing or marks. Illustrations throughout by Jean Bowman, dustjacket design by Paul Brown. 216 pgs. with index. Clean dustjacket has small closed edge tears, small chip at top of spine. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Horses. 011876

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The Race for the Triple Crown: Horses, High Stakes & Eternal Hope, Drape, Joe
16 The Race for the Triple Crown: Horses, High Stakes & Eternal Hope
Drape, Joe
New York Atlantic Monthly Press 2001 0-87113-785-2 / 9780871137852 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing in clean original dust jacket. Clean black boards with bright gold lettering on spine. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean red endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 261 pgs. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no wear, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Award-winning New York Times sportswriter Joe Drape sweeps the reader into the rush of the horse-racing season, giving a step-by-step look at the Triple Crown races and a no-holds-barred view of the sport's most illustrious participants. 015608

Price: 12.00 USD
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Canoeing Central New York, Ehling, William P.
17 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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18 Hunting Secrets of the Experts
Evanoff, Vlad
Garden City Doubleday & Co. 1964 First Hard Cover Near FIne Very Good+ Jacket 
Very clean moss green cloth boards with black cloth spine, gold lettering. No bumping, very little wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are bright and clean. No names or writing inside. Illustrated with photographs and drawings. 251 pgs. Bright dustjacket has not been price clipped, is unchipped, has faint superficial watermark on spine, no tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. 8vo. Hunting. 005366

Price: 10.00 USD
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A Good Walk Spoiled Days and Nights on the PGA Tour, Feinstein, John
19 A Good Walk Spoiled Days and Nights on the PGA Tour
Feinstein, John
Little, Brown & Co. 1995 0-316-27720-7 / 9780316277204 First Hardcover Fine fine Jacket 
First Edition, First Printing (Stated First Edition on copyright page with full number line). Very clean green boards with yellow lettering on spine. No bumping, fading or wear. Binding is tight & square, pages and edges are clean and bright. Clean endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 475 pgs. with index. Illustrated with black & white plates. Clean bright dustjacket is unchipped, no tears, not price clipped. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. The struggles and triumphs of the world's greatest golfers over the course of a year on the PGA Tour. 017493

Price: 20.00 USD
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The Americans, Frost, David
20 The Americans
Frost, David
New York Stein and Day 1970 First Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good+ Jacket 
Stated First Edition, with publisher's review slip and typed review laid in. Clean unfaded red boards with clean white cloth spine, gold lettering on cover and spine. No bumping or wear. Binding is tight & square, no cracking. Pages and edges are clean. Clean photo-illustrated endpapers; no names, writing or marks. 250 pgs. Bright unfaded dustjacket is unchipped, not price clipped, one tiny closed tear (1/4") at rear spine gutter area of dustjacket, no edge tears. Enclosed in new archival quality mylar cover. Publisher's review slip and typed review laid in. Frost probes the peculiarities of the American political scene, the rich and the poor, entertainers, issues of race, sports, and all that makes America what it is. 016791

Price: 15.00 USD
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