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Image for Annual Year Book; Trotting and Pacing in 1959 (Volume 72, Part I)

Annual Year Book; Trotting and Pacing in 1959 (Volume 72, Part I)

By: Adamkosky, Walter V. (Ed.)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio, US Trotting Association: 1960

Seller ID: 007369


Original black cloth on boards. Quarter-size spot of white paint on upper right corner of cover. Very heavy book will need extra postage. World Championship Records, World Records and Other Interesting Performances, Index to Race Meetings, Summaries of Races at Meetings, Chronicles of Historic and Rich Events, Classification Schedule, Assignment of Eligibilities, and Index to Horses. Inquire for additional years 1960, 1970, 1972, and 1975. View more info

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Halifax Champion; Black Power in Gloves

By: Ashe, Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Halifax, Formac Publishing Co., Ltd.: 2005

Seller ID: 008503


Original photo cover trade paperback. Bought new from university bookstore. Centered on David Downey, who became a Canadian middleweight champion. 208 pp. View more info

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The Fisherman's Bedside Book

By: B. B.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode: 1945

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010854


Blue cloth on boards. Previous owner's initials. How, when, and where record-holders caught the big ones ! 568 pp. View more info

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Mick Channon: The Authorised Biography

By: Batt, Peter

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Compton, Newbury, Berkshire, Highdown: 2004

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004652


Original green cloth on boards. Small sticker with inscription stuck to front of DJ is the only fault. Mick Channon was widely known both as a football/soccer player and horse racer. 288 pp. View more info

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Run for the Roses: 100 Years at the Kentucky Derby

By: Bolus, Jim

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Associated Features/ Hawthorn Books, Inc.: 1974

Seller ID: 007596


Original green cloth backed in white cloth on boards. Previous oewner's name and note. DJ price-clipped. A mix of history and personalities of the thoroughbred scene. Appendices of Derby summaries and career records of Derby winners. 209 pp. with index. Heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

Image for Virgin Water; Thirty-five Years in Quest of the Squaretail Trout

Virgin Water; Thirty-five Years in Quest of the Squaretail Trout

By: Brewer, Leighton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Coward-McCann, Inc.: 1941

Seller ID: 010844


Beige cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. Cover hand-soiled. Square and well-bound. Quebec. Adirondacks. 223 pp. View more info

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The Pictorial History of Cricket

By: Brown, Ashley

Price: $20.00

Publisher: London, Bison Books Ltd.: 1988

Edition: First (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003012


Original dark green cloth on boards. Colour photos of Ian Botham and Viv Richards on DJ. The Game Begins, Batsmen Supreme 1919-39, The Battle for the Ashes 1946-76, Quick Bowlers, One-day Cricket, Kerry Packer 1977-88, Modern Times, and Index. 208 big pages ! Weighs 1 3/4 Kg., so please email ahead for postage quote. View more info

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Refuse to Lose

By: Calipari, John

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Ballantine: 1996

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 000103


With Dick Weiss. Calipari was coach of UMass at Amherst, then New Jersey Nets of the NBA. Black half-cloth on red boards. Impeccable !. 285 pp. Foreword by Rick Pitino. View more info

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Baseball Joe at Yale

By: Chadwick, Lester

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company: 1913

Edition: First (Lists to Itself Inside Book)

Seller ID: 011309


Blue cloth on boards. Libray bookplate and stamp. Tiny puncture to spine. Third title in the series lists to itself opposite Contents page. Alternate title is Pitching for the College Championship. As Joe gets settled in at Yale, he has his sights set on pitching. Will he get the chance? 248 pp. View more info

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The First Fifty Years; The Story of the New Brunswick Golf Association (Signed)

By: Costello, Ralph

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Fredericton, N.B, New Ireland Press: 1987

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 007468


Original dark green cloth on boards. Inscribed and signed by the author. Who is the only golfer to represent four provinces in Willingdon Cup competition ? How long was the putt that cost Phil Farley the Canadian Amateur Championship in 1949 ? ISBN 0-920483-13-5 Heavy book might need extra postage. 214 pp. View more info

Image for Fur, Feathers and Steel; Of Feathers, Hackles, Fishhooks and Other Materials Used in Tying Trout Flies

Fur, Feathers and Steel; Of Feathers, Hackles, Fishhooks and Other Materials Used in Tying Trout Flies

By: Cross, Reuben R.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: N.Y., Dodd, Mead & Company: 1946

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 007106


Original grey cloth on boards. Previous owner's name. First free endpaper missing. Feathers, Hackle, Hair, Fur, Fishhooks, A Trick or Two, Types of Flies, Popular Flies, Favorite Patterns, Miscellaneous Hits and Misses. 78 pp. View more info

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Sport Is Where You Find It

By: Crowe, Philip K.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, D. Van Nostrand Company, Inc.: 1953

Edition: #1455 of 1475 Signed Copies

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011189


Green cloth on boards. Upper left corner of DJ torn. Dated in the sense that animals are hunted and killed for "sport" as opposed to diet. 189 pp. View more info

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Herb Kent; West Point Fullback

By: Dean, Graham M.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Chicago, Goldsmith Publishing Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010034


Red cloth on boards. Brilliant DJ has tiny piece missing at lower corner where cover is dinged. Previous owner's name, address, and date (1936) in pencil, easily erased if desired. 250 pp. View more info

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Sports People

By: Deford, Frank

Price: $15.00

Publisher: N.Y., Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 1988

Seller ID: 007444


Original black cloth on boards. First free endpaper removed. 104 colour photos of various sports. Approximately 125 unnumbered pages. IABN 0-8109-1520-0. This heavy book will need extra postage. View more info

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Annual Year Book; Trotting and Pacing in 1946; Volume 59, Part 1

By: Duncan, Roger (Ed.)

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Hartford, Conn., The United States Trotting Association: 1947

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005403


Original black cloth on boards. Pencilled notes confined to inside covers and endpapers. Balance clean and easily readable, although print is very small. World championship records, World records and other interesting performances, Index to race meetings, Summaries of races at meetings, Classification schedule, Index to horses, Assignment of eligibilities. Back cover repaired. 778 pp. View more info

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Annual Year Book Trotting and Pacing in 1945; Volume 58, Part 1

By: Duncan, Roger (Ed.)

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Bellefontaine, Ohio, The United States Trotting Association: 1946

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006216


Original black pebble grain leatherette on boards. No writing or damage. As a native of the area of Bellefontaine, Ohio, I was curious as to its importance in connection with horse racing. I well remember watching races there during the Logan County Fair in the 1940's. I was pleased to learn that it was the original seat of the United Trotting Association, incorporated in 1932. In 1938 the word, "States", was added to the title, and in 1951 the head office w... View more info

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Play Ball, Son

By: Dunne, Bert V.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Dearborn, MI, Ford Motor Company:

Seller ID: 010035


Original blue and yellow paperback booklet (stapled). No DJ. Cover statement by Joe Cronin, Boston Red Sox, " Play Ball, Son!, written by Bert V. Dunne, is the best technical book on baseball ever written for boys." 64 pp, many with small instructive photos. Covers every aspect of playing the game. Ca. 1953? View more info

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Sawchuk; The Troubles and Triumphs of the World's Greatest Goalie

By: Dupuis, David

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Toronto, Stoddart Publishing Company, Ltd.: 1998

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004994


Original trade paperback. No writing or damage. Sad story of another hockey star who died young, unnecessarily, as the result of another fight. 304 pp. View more info

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Ferrari; Dream Machines

By: Eaton, Godfrey

Price: $15.00

Publisher: London, Bison Books: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002090


Original black cloth on boards. Colour photo DJ has small tear bottom of front fold and small piece missing at bottom of back. Number line ends in "1", so believed First Edition. The Prancing Horse Emblem, Sports Cars and Sport Racers, Competition Berlinettas, Formula I Racing Cars, The GT Road Cars, Index. Large format with large photos - some double page. 128 pp. with index. View more info

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Saint John; A Sporting Tradition(1785-1985); Signed Copy

By: Flood, Brian

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Saint John, Neptune: 1985

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 000125


The author and his brother, Henry Flood, won the pair-oared event at the 1982 Canadian National Rowing Championship in St. Catharines, Ontario. In this book, Brian records the history of rowing, harness racing, skating, baseball, hockey, bicycling, boxing, curling, golf, bowling, basketball, and track/field. Covers the sports story of Saint John from ice skating by Demont's crew in 1604 to the Jeux Canada Games of 1985. Many photos and drawings, Original brown cloth ... View more info