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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 USD

Publisher: Columbus, Ohio, US Trotting Association: 1960

Seller ID: 007369

Condition: Good Plus


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 USD

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

Seller ID: 008503

Condition: As New


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 USD

Publisher: London, Eyre and Spottiswoode: 1945

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010854

Condition: Very Good


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 USD

Publisher: Compton, Newbury, Berkshire, Highdown: 2004

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 004652

ISBN: 1904317456

Condition: Near Fine


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 USD

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

Seller ID: 007596

Condition: Very Good


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

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

By: Brewer, Leighton

Price: $20.00 USD

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

Seller ID: 013001

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


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 USD

Publisher: London, Bison Books Ltd.: 1988

Edition: First (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003012

ISBN: 0-86124-444-3

Condition: Very Good


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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Baseball Joe at Yale

By: Chadwick, Lester

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: New York, Cupples & Leon Company: 1913

Edition: First (Lists to Itself Inside Book)

Seller ID: 011309

Condition: Good to Very Good


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 USD

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

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Inscription: Inscribed and Signed By Author

Seller ID: 007468

Condition: Near Fine


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 USD

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

Edition: Third Printing.

Seller ID: 007106

Condition: Good Plus


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 USD

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

Edition: #1455 of 1475 Signed Copies

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 011189

Condition: Very Good


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 USD

Publisher: Chicago, Goldsmith Publishing Company: 1936

Edition: First Edition (No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 010034

Condition: Very Good


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 USD

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

Seller ID: 007444

Condition: Good Plus


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 USD

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

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 005403

Condition: Good Plus to Very Good


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 USD

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

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 006216

Condition: Very Good


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 was moved to Columbus. The title page lists Hartford, Conn. and Goshen, N.Y. as Executive Offices as well as Bellefontaine. Co... View more info

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Play Ball, Son

By: Dunne, Bert V.

Price: $20.00 USD

Publisher: Dearborn, MI, Ford Motor Company:

Seller ID: 010035

Condition: Very Good Minus


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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Ferrari; Dream Machines

By: Eaton, Godfrey

Price: $15.00 USD

Publisher: London, Bison Books: 1989

Edition: First

Seller ID: 002090

ISBN: 0-86124-572-5

Condition: Very Good


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 USD

Publisher: Saint John, Neptune: 1985

Edition: Stated First Edition

Seller ID: 000125

Condition: Near Fine


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 with pictorial DJ. Tiny repaired tear to head of DJ. Signed by author. 256 pp. View more info

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Anglers and Muscleheads

By: Gifford, Tom

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: New York, E. P. Dutton & Co., Inc.: 1960

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 010910

Condition: Good


Blue cloth on boards. Library stamps. Muscleheads defined as anglers who don't appreciate using light tackle. Photos of several 500 lb. marlin and tuna. Shows a rig using a kite to skip the bait for swordfish. 186 pp. View more info

Image for Ready...Set...Go ! A St. John's Sports Pictorial

Ready...Set...Go ! A St. John's Sports Pictorial

By: Graham, Frank W.

Price: $40.00 USD

Publisher: St. John's, Newfoundland, Creative Publishers: 1988

Edition: First ( No Additional printings)

Seller ID: 003292

ISBN: 0-920021-54-9

Condition: Very Good


Original black cloth on boards. Colour photo DJ has short head tears taped inside. Inscription with no other writing. Many photos, including several full-page. Issued in conjunction with the city's Centennial. 260 pp. with index. View more info