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That Championship Season
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That Championship Season

by Miller, Jason

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Used - Very Good
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First Edition
Published
1972
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Hardcover
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New York: Atheneum, 1972. SIGNED AND INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR at front end page. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize and New York Drama Critics' Award for Best Play of 1972. Illustrated with photographs of the stage production starring Walter McGinn, Charles Durning, Michael McGuire, Paul Sorvino and Richard Dysart. Stated 1st edition, Very Good, foxing to fore edge and spotting to… Read more about this item
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DIZZY BASEBALL; A Gay and Amusing Glossary of Baseball Terms Used By Radio Broadcasters Accompanied by Intimate Close Up Views Never Seen on Television
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DIZZY BASEBALL; A Gay and Amusing Glossary of Baseball Terms Used By Radio Broadcasters Accompanied by Intimate Close Up Views Never Seen on Television

by Dean, Jerome H. (Dizzy); Cartoons by Hugh Devine

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Used - Fine in Wraps, as Issued
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First Edition
Published
1952
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Paperback
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New York: Greenberg Publ., 1952. Scarce in commerce in Fine condition. Fine in Wraps, as Issued, 79 unnumbered pages. Contains 75 of Dizzy's most amusing terms with great comical cartoons by Hugh Devine. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Fine in Wraps, as Issued/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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Babe Ruth's Own Book of Baseball
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Babe Ruth's Own Book of Baseball

by Ruth, Babe

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Used - Very Good Minus
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Edition
First Edition
Published
1928
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Hardcover
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New York: G. P Putnam's Sons, 1928. Very Good Minus, in original blue cloth with gilt lettering, photographic end papers, illustrated with 31 black and white photos, First Edition stated at copyright page. Lacking the dust jacket. Cloth sunned at spine, wear at spine ends and small rubs at corners, Contents clean and unmarked. A baseball classic. .… Read more about this item
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Physical Culture, Volume III, Including Six Numbers. April - September, 1900
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Physical Culture, Volume III, Including Six Numbers. April - September, 1900

by Macfadden, Bernarr (Editor)

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First Printing
Published
1900
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Hardcover
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New York: Physical Culture Publishing Co., 1900. SCARCE 6 issues of this early fitness magazine, edited and published by Bernarr Macfadden, self-made pioneering fitness trainer and guru, and author of more than 100 books on health and nutrition. Bound in dark purple cloth, the title at spine in gilt rubbed yet legible, the cloth rubbed and worn, internally the… Read more about this item
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On Boxing
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On Boxing

by Oates, Joyce Carol

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Used - Fine, as Issued
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Edition
Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition
Published
1987
Binding
Hardcover
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Garden City: Dolphin/Doubleday, 1987. #191 of 250 copies specially bound and boxed and SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Fine in Fine slipcase. Photographs by Joe Ranard. . SIGNED BY AUTHOR. Limited and Numbered Signed 1st Edition. Cloth. Fine, as Issued/No Jacket, As Issued. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Limited Edition.
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Curro: Reflections of a Spanish Youth
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Curro: Reflections of a Spanish Youth

by Vavra, Robert; Book Designed and Cover Drawing by John Fulton

Condition
Used - Fine
Jacket Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Limited First Edition
Published
1975
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN
9788440083203
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Seville: Imprenta Sevillana, S.A, 1975. Subscriber's Edition, an edition limited to 850 copies. SIGNED at half title page by Robert Vavra, John Fulton, and the subject, bullfighter Curro Camacho. Uncommon SIGNED by all three. The book is Fine in a Near Fine slip case with very light rubbing at edges. . SIGNED. Limited First Edition. Cloth. Fine/Near Fine. 4to -… Read more about this item
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Sandow on Physical Training; A Study in the Perfect Type of the Human Form....
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Sandow on Physical Training; A Study in the Perfect Type of the Human Form....

by Compiled and Edited, Under Mr. Sandow's Direction, by G. Mercer Adam

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Used - Very Good Plus
Edition
First Edition
Published
1894
Binding
Hardcover
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New York: J. Selwin Tait & Sons, 1894. "the Marvel of Anatomists, Sculptors, and Artists in the Nude; embracing the great Athlete's simple method of Physical Education for the Home, the Gymnasium, and the Army Training School; preceded by a Biography dealing with the chief incidents in Mr. Sandow's Professional Career, his Phenomenal Prowess and Gladiatorial Skill, in Competitive… Read more about this item
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The Fishes of North Carolina, Volume II
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The Fishes of North Carolina, Volume II

by Smith, Hugh M.

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1907
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Hardcover
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Raleigh, NC: North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey , 1907. SCARCE in current commerce. xi, 453, (1) pages, with 21 plates, 16 of them color lithograph plates of fish, and 188 figures in text. E.M. Uzzell and Co., Raleigh, printers and binders. Very Good Plus, no jacket, bound in red cloth with gilt lettering., cloth a bit faded… Read more about this item
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World Tennis - The World's Largest Tennis Magazine; Volume II, No.6, November, 1963
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World Tennis - The World's Largest Tennis Magazine; Volume II, No.6, November, 1963

by Ashe, Arthur (Magazine Cover)

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Used - Very Good
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No Jacket, As Issued
Edition
First Printing
Published
1963
Binding
Paperback
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New York: Gladys Medalie Heldman, 1963. SCARCE. Most likely the first magazine cover for Arthur Ashe, the beloved African-American tennis champion, the first black player selected to the United States Davis Cup team and the only black man ever to win the singles title at Wimbledon, the US Open, and the Australian Open. This issue published a month after his… Read more about this item
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(Real Photo postcards)  Two Real Photo Postcards Depicting  Kansas High School Football Teams 1912-1913
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(Real Photo postcards) Two Real Photo Postcards Depicting Kansas High School Football Teams 1912-1913

by Everett Babcock (pictured player)

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Published
1912
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Paperback
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Halstead and Walnut, Kansas: No Publisher, 1912. RARE. Two real photo postcards featuring team pictures of a Kansas High School football team. Mailed and sent Feb. 20, 1912 and Feb. 26, 1913. With great written content from player Everett Babcock to his friend, Robert Popkins, on the team, its season, and some of the players pictured. Both cards are… Read more about this item
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{Baseball - Brooklyn Dodgers} A Boy's Vernacular Scrapbook Album for the 1942 Baseball Season
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{Baseball - Brooklyn Dodgers} A Boy's Vernacular Scrapbook Album for the 1942 Baseball Season

by Hoffmann, Frank

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Published
1942
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Paperback
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The Author, 1942. A young boy's scrapbook of the 1942 baseball season, containing pages of meticulous handwritten box scores, letters, observations,statistics, etc, along with newspaper clippings and the Oct. 8, 1942 Sporting News newspaper. A unique album, the work of a statitics-obsessed and rabid Brooklyn Dodgers young fan. . Binder. Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.… Read more about this item
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Self Defense; Professional & Amateur Boxing, June-July, 1930
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Self Defense; Professional & Amateur Boxing, June-July, 1930

by Editor: Joe Burten; Assoc. Editors: Jay J. Thomas, James J. Corbett, and Jack O'Brien

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Used - Near Fine
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Edition
First Printing
Published
1930
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Paperback
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New York: Periodical Publishing Company, 1930. RARE, OCLC locates one copy, at University of Notre Dame Library. Near Fine, faint soiling rear wrapper. 48 pages with numerous black and white photographs. . First Printing. Magazine. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Complete Records of World's Heavyweight Boxing Champions Illustrated
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Complete Records of World's Heavyweight Boxing Champions Illustrated

by Sullivan, Alex (Editor)

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Edition
First Printing
Published
1941
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Paperback
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New York: Alex Sullivan, 1941. First Printing, date from internal evidence of Joe Louis' last figh June,t 1941. Very Good, small scrape top edge front wrapper, front wrapper a touch faded, faded seller's stamp top edge front cover. 64 pp. with numerous black and white photographs of heavyweight boxing legends. SCARCE. . First Printing. Pictorial Stapled Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket,… Read more about this item
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Official Program and Score Card Brooklyn Dodgers 1944
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Official Program and Score Card Brooklyn Dodgers 1944

by SIGNED BY PLAYERS Max Macon and Tommy Holmes

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Edition
First Printing
Published
1944
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Paperback
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New York: Harry M. Stevens, Inc. Publisher, 1944. Original printed stapled wrappers with 8 pp. ads and 2 pp. score card, the score card unmarked. SIGNED in pencil rear cover by Boston Braves infielder Max Macon, and SIGNED on a torn sheet of ruled paper laid in by Braves center fielder Tommy Holmes. Very Good, the WWII era paper uniformly… Read more about this item
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Official Score Card American League Baseball Club of New York 1941 Yankee Stadium
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Official Score Card American League Baseball Club of New York 1941 Yankee Stadium

by SIGNED By PLAYERS John Sturm and Roy Weatherly

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First Printing
Published
1941
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Paperback
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New York: Harry M. Stevens, Inc. Publisher, 1941. Dated in pencil front cover July 24. SIGNED in pencil front cover by Yankess 1st baseman John Sturm, and SIGNED in pencil rear cover by Cleveland Indians center fielder Roy "Stormy" Weatherly. Original printed stapled wrappers with 10 pp. ads and 2 pp. score card. Score card marked in pencil through 2nd… Read more about this item
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Muhammad Ali Memories: Promotional Poster

Muhammad Ali Memories: Promotional Poster

by Photographs by Neil Leifer; Text By Thomas Hauser

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Edition
First Printing
Published
1992
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New York: Rizzoli, 1992. SCARCE. Publisher's promotional poster,20"w x 30" h, featuring the same great close-up photograph of Ali as the cover of the book. Distributed in limited numbers at the ABA trade show in 1992. Near Fine, faint creases. Well suited for framing. Will be shipped loosely rolled in a mailing tube.. First Printing. Poster. Near Fine. 20 "… Read more about this item
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The "Hard-To-Please-Player" Will Find What he Wants in These 30 Famous Player's Models of the Louisville Slugger Line  ( Promotional Sheet )
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The "Hard-To-Please-Player" Will Find What he Wants in These 30 Famous Player's Models of the Louisville Slugger Line ( Promotional Sheet )

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1938
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Paperback
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Louisville, KY: Hillerich & Bradsby , 1938. One Sheet, Folded to make 4 pages, 8 1/2 " x 11". Illustrated with black and white photographs. Very Good Plus, small tear at center crease. Two holes punched for a ring binder. Features photos of professional players Zeke Bonura and Buddy York, and the roster of 30 player's models includes Joe DiMaggio,… Read more about this item
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Speed Age June1949-The Motor Racing Magazine
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Speed Age June1949-The Motor Racing Magazine

by Don O'Reilly, Editor

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1949
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Paperback
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Hyattsville, MD: Speed Age, Inc., 1949. Very Good, tearing along crease at spine, 1" tear for edge front wrapper. 32 pp. in stapled wrappers. Numerous advertisements and black and white photographs. Driver of the month- Red Cummings. . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Very Good/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Jim Rathmann Presents 2nd Annual Motorcade of America Official Program & Buyers Guide Chicago's International Amphitheatre May 1-4, 1952
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Jim Rathmann Presents 2nd Annual Motorcade of America Official Program & Buyers Guide Chicago's International Amphitheatre May 1-4, 1952

by Rathmann, Jim

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1952
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Paperback
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Chicago: Jim Rathmann, 1952. Program stamped "Lucky Program Number No. 8375 " front cover. Near Fine, very slight curl to bottom corner. 32 unnumbered pages with numerous ads and black and white photographs. A great collector's piece ! . First Edition. Pictorial Printed Wrappers. Near Fine/No Jacket, As Issued. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Great Lakes Recruit; A Pictorial Naval Magazine : Vol. IV, No.7 Through Vol. V., No.8, July 1918 - August, 1919
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Great Lakes Recruit; A Pictorial Naval Magazine : Vol. IV, No.7 Through Vol. V., No.8, July 1918 - August, 1919

by Buzzell, Francis, Editor

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Edition
First Edition
Published
1918
Binding
Hardcover
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Chicago: Great Lakes Athletic Association , 1918. SCARCE. 14 monthly issues with great illustrated covers bound in quarto, green cloth, gilt lettering at spine, marbled end pages, Very Good, cloth rubbed, hinges cracked yet binding holding well, some small creases and small tears to pages. Published monthly by the Great Lakes Athletic Association, devoted to the interests of the… Read more about this item
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