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$340.00
2d3/8

Thoroughbred Racing Stock


and its ancestors

WENTWORTH,LADY

second edition 556pp ills [some col.w.fold-out map at rear] VG+ (red cloth,sl.rubbed and mod.soiled,minor bumps and wear to extrems.,boards sl.shaky,tape stains to pastedowns,prelims.and edges sl.soiled o/w contents clean,te red,sl.shaky spine) lacks d/w

PUBLISHER: allen & unwin london 1960

KEYWORDS: history thoroughbred racing sport horses equestrian breeding sport natural history lady wentworth

$80.00
1j31/41

Nuvolari


HILTON, CHRISTOPHER

first edition, octavo, black cloth boards, gilt lettering to spine, 256pp, illus, (NF), d/w (NF)

PUBLISHER: Breedon Books

KEYWORDS: sport biography transport cars motorsport christopher hilton sport

$10.00
xxbcg28081

The ABC Cricket Book: The First 60 Years


MAXWELL, JIM (comp)

Paperback octavo (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: ABC Books 1994

KEYWORDS: Cricket Australia History 20th Century Sport Jim Maxwell specials sport

$11.00
xxbcg28083

Leading From the Front: The Autobiography of Mike Gatting


PATMORE, ANGELA

Hardcover octavo (VG) d/w (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: Macdonald Queen Anne Press 1988

KEYWORDS: Cricket Sport Biography Mike Gatting Angela Patmore specials sport

$12.50
xxeif49297

Sport


MATHIEU, BENEDICTE & RAMBION, MYRTILLE & DEBAT, AU

Super octavo softcover (VG+); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples.Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage cost.

PUBLISHER: Gecko Press 2011

KEYWORDS: specials children's books humour sports sport trivia educational history of sport

$35.00
2f25/2

The Captain: A Magazine for Boys & Old Boys


Edited by the Old Fag. Volume XLIX April to September 1923

n/a

Super octavo, green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine, frontispiece, 468pp, illus, VG (rubbing & fraying to spine extrems & board corners, number 49 written in ink to spine, ex libris label to front pastedown, owner's initials and a number in ink to fep, heavy browning to eps, browning to page edges)

PUBLISHER: George Newnes Ltd 1923

KEYWORDS: The Captain boys' magazine sport short stories articles fiction humour sport Covers April to Sep 1923 hobbies

$45.00
2f25/4

The Captain: A Magazine for Boys & Old Boys Edited by the Old Fag


Volume XLVI October 1921 to March 1922

n/a

Super octavo, red buckram boards with illustration & gilt lettering to spine & front board, 384pp, illus, VG- (fading, rubbing & soiling to boards & board edges, bruising & fraying to spine extrems, board edges & corners, owne's ex libris label to front pastedown, inscription in ink to fep, cracking to front gutter, sellotape repair to closed tear across centre of page 191, tanning to pages particularly page edges)

PUBLISHER: George Newnes Ltd 1922

KEYWORDS: The Captain boys' magazine sport short stories articles fiction humour sport Covers october 1921 to March 1922 hobbies

$45.00
2f25/6

The Captain: A Magazine for Boys & Old Boys Edited by the Old Fag


Volume XLVII April to September 1922

n/a

Super octavo, red buckram boards with illustration & gilt lettering to spine & front board, 384pp, illus, VG- (fading, rubbing & soiling to boards & board edges, bruising & fraying to spine extrems, board edges & corners, owne's ex libris label to front pastedown, ink doodle to front pastedown, heavy browning to prelims, ink stain to upper page edges of several pages, tanning to pages particularly page edges)

PUBLISHER: George Newnes Ltd 1922

KEYWORDS: The Captain boys' magazine sport short stories articles fiction humour sport Covers April to September 1922 hobbies

$30.00
1j32a/30

Mad Men of the Mountains: More Bush Lies and Half Truths from 'Big Al' Lester


LESTER, 'BIG AL'

Super octavo, illus light card covers, 235pp + 5pp adverts, illus, VG+ (number in ink to front pastedown)

PUBLISHER: Raupo Books / Penguin 2013

KEYWORDS: Big Al Lester New Zealand sport mountains hunting shooting humour adventure outdoors sport

$145.00
1d32/11

Falconry: Celebrating a Living Heritage


CEBALLOS, JAVIER

Oblong folio, illus glossy heavy card boards with yellow & white lettering, 304pp, illus, nr fine, in d/w, nr fine

PUBLISHER: Motivate Publishing 2009

KEYWORDS: Javier Ceballos sport falconry history sport hunting flying falcons birds

$13.50
xxfcj77132

My Story


HAMILTON, LEWIS

Super octavo softcover (VG); all our specials have minimal description to keep listing them viable. They are at least reading copies, complete and in reasonable condition, but usually secondhand; frequently they are superior examples. Ordering more than one book will reduce your overall postage costs.

PUBLISHER: HarperSport / HarperCollins 2007

KEYWORDS: specials Lewis Hamilton sport formula 1 one car racing motorsport sport autobiography

$27.89
2g6/48

GLOVES,GLORY AND GOD


ARMSTRONG HENRY:

first edition 224pp ills. VG- (green cloth w.gilt lettering to spine,sl.rubbed w.minor stains incl.water stain to rear board,sl.sunned,extremities v.sl.bumped,dealer's label to front pastedown,bookplate to ffep,sl.foxing throughout,edges sl.soiled/foxed,sl.cocked) in G+ d/w (rubbed w.some minor stains,sl.sunned,extremities bumped and chipped incl.3cm loss to foot of spine and 3cm closed tear to head of front hinge,price-clipped)

PUBLISHER: peter davies london 1957

KEYWORDS: boxing autobiography sport

$8.50
1b20/1

LONG ISLAND SOUND


BLANCHARD, FESSENDEN S.

First edition 222pp ex libris (pockets and stamps) d/w rubbed with wear to extremities, very good (sl bruised corners) illust., folding map at front

PUBLISHER: D. Van Nostrand Co. New Jersey 1958

KEYWORDS: Sport Sailing Long Island America

$11.15
1b4/30

MY LIFE AS A MATADOR


ARRUZA, CARLOS

First edition 174pp ex libris (pockets and stamps) tatty d/w, very good (sl cocked), illust.

PUBLISHER: Hutchinson London 1960

KEYWORDS: Sport Bullfighting Matadors Arruza Bio Spain

$13.94
1e3/14

MCGRAW OF THE GIANTS


an informal biography

GRAHAM, FRANK

ex libris (usual cancell m'king's, pckt etc), 265pp, v gd + (head & tail spinesl bumped, spine sl sunned, sl cocked), d/w good (spine, extrem's chipped, corners sl chipped, spine discol'd)

PUBLISHER: van rees press new york 1944

KEYWORDS: john mcgraw biography america sport baseball

$13.94
1e9/33

RUNNING INTO HUNDREDS


BARRINGTON, KEN

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 191pp, b&w photo illus, v gd+ (head and tail spine sl bumped, corners sl rounded, sl cocked, sl rubbed, sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's, fr and rear pep's v sl loose), d/w v gd (in plastic, rear flap sl trimmed)

PUBLISHER: stanley paul london 1963

KEYWORDS: sport cricket england autobiography barrington

$11.15
1e9/28

CRICKET: THE GREAT ALL-ROUNDERS


ARLOTT, JOHN

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 184pp, b&w photo illus, near excell (head and tail spine sl bumped, sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's), d/w v gd (in plastic, sl sunned spine, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: pelham books london 1969

KEYWORDS: cricket sport biography history

$11.15
1e9/29

IN SEARCH OF RUNS


AMISS, DENNIS

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 120pp, b&w photo illus, near excell (tail spine sl bumped, sl cocked, sl gum stains to fr and rear bd's and ep's), d/w v gd+ (in plastic, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: stanley paul london 1976

KEYWORDS: cricket sport england autobiography amiss

$16.73
1e7/6

KNUTE ROCKNE


the story of the greatest football coach who ever lived

WALLACE, FRANCIS

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 286pp, b&w photo illus, near excell (head and tail spine sl bumped), d/w v gd+ (head spine sl chipped, extrem's sl worn, sl rubbed)

PUBLISHER: doubleday new york 1960

KEYWORDS: football biography knute rockne america sport

$19.52
1e7/4

FIFTY YEARS OF SPORT


MILLER, E.D.

ex libris (usual cancel m'kings, pckt etc), 350pp, b&w photo illus, v gd( head and tail spine bumped and sl chipped, corners sl bruised and scuffed, sl sunned sp, sl cocked, sl rubbed, sl discol'tion to fr and rear bds and fr and rear ep's, library labels at fr ep)

PUBLISHER: hurst & blackett london nd

KEYWORDS: sport history england travel

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