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THE GREATEST My Own Story, Ali, Muhammad & Durham, Richard
1 Ali, Muhammad & Durham, Richard THE GREATEST My Own Story
New York Random House 1975 0-394-46268-8 / 9780394462684 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear with tape repair to DJ; A unique figure in sports history, this is the champ's own story. An interesting chapter is the transcript of a conversation taped during an automobile trip between Ali and arch rival Joe Frazier in August of 1970. They sparred verbally just as well as they did in the ring! ; 8vo; 415 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
MAKE THE TEAM IN BASEBALL, Anderson, Clary
2 Anderson, Clary MAKE THE TEAM IN BASEBALL
New York Grosset & Dunlap 1960 Hardcover Very Good+ 
Slight foxing and browning to endpapers; The right way to play the game, for fundamentals last forever. Real live big leaguers illustrate some of the techniques by position, including Willie Mays and Ted Williams ; B&W Illustrations & Photographs; Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 128 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
TRAVELING LIGHT, Barich, Bill
3 Barich, Bill TRAVELING LIGHT
New York The Viking Press 1984 0-670-72477-7 / 9780670724772 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear with chipping and creasing to DJ; Readable account of the author's restless travels, most of the time to fishing streams or racetracks, but also excursions to Italy and England. You needn't be an aficionado of fishing or horse racing to enjoy this one! ; 8vo; 226 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
BOWL HERE'S HOW, Baumgarten, Elmer H.
4 Baumgarten, Elmer H. BOWL HERE'S HOW
Chicago The Livestock Press 1932 Flexible covers Very Good+ 
Wear to extremities. Apparent dampstaining to endpapers and first and last pages. Binding not tight; Illustrated lessons in bowling; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7" tall; 194 pages 
Price: 25.00 USD
 
 
LIFE ON THE RUN, Bradley, Bill
5 Bradley, Bill LIFE ON THE RUN
Norwalk Easton Press 1999 Hardcover Near Fine 
Leatherbound limited edition SIGNED by Bradley with certificate of authenticity and new introduction. Basketball Hall-of Famer and US Senator Bill Bradley relates how life in the NBA is different from real life, before his political career began. A candid, engaging book for sports fans and the armchair athlete alike; 8vo; 229 pages 
Price: 50.00 USD
 
 
6 Byrd, Dennis & D'Orso, Michael RISE & WALK The Trial & Triumph of Dennis Byrd
New York Harper 1993 0060177837 / 9780060177836 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Shelf wear to DJ. Binding loose in spots; Footballer Dennis Byrd was injured on the field and paralyzed. His inspirational recovery is told in detail here ; Color Photographs; 8vo; 258 pages 
Price: 10.00 USD
 
 
7 Dahne, Robert A SALT-WATER FISHING A Complete Guide to Salt-Water Fishes and How to Catch Them
New York Henry Holt and Company 1950 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Good+ dust jacket 
Open & closed tears to DJ. Previous owners inscription on front free endpaper ; Everything you need to know about taming salt water critters; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 342 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE VERN MIKKELSEN STORY The Original Power Forward, Egan, John
8 Egan, John THE VERN MIKKELSEN STORY The Original Power Forward
Minneapolis Nodin Press 2006 1-932472-43-6 / 9781932472431 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; Life story of the Basketball Hall of Famer ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 184 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
HOW TO PITCH, Feller, Bob
9 Feller, Bob HOW TO PITCH
New York A. S. Barnes and Company 1948 Hardcover Very Good 
Dampstaining to upper spine and edge, not affecting text. Top corners bumped. Binding not tight ; Hall of Famer Feller shows how it's done. With instructional pictures and lots of practical advice on how to play the game ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 90 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
WHITEY AND MICKEY An Autobiography of the Yankee Years, Ford, Whitey; Mantle, Mickey; & Durso, Joseph
10 Ford, Whitey; Mantle, Mickey; & Durso, Joseph WHITEY AND MICKEY An Autobiography of the Yankee Years
New York The Viking Press 1977 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear & chipping to DJ. Previous owner's name to front free endpaper; Whitey and Mickey reminisce about the glory years in the Bronx; with contributions from Casey Stengel, Willie Mays, and Jerry Coleman, among others; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 198 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
100 GREATEST MOMENTS IN OLYMPIC HISTORY, Greenspan, Bud
11 Greenspan, Bud 100 GREATEST MOMENTS IN OLYMPIC HISTORY
Los Angeles General Publishing Group, Inc. 1995 1-881649-66-0 / 9781881649663 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear & chipping to DJ; Photos and accounts of some of the most memorable events in the history of the modern Olympics, some quite well known, some much less so, but all remarkable!; B&W and Color Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 224 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
COMPLETE BOOK OF BASS FISHING, Gresham, Grits
12 Gresham, Grits COMPLETE BOOK OF BASS FISHING
New York Harper & Row 1966 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear and very slight chipping to DJ ; In fishing circles, bass are worthy prey, and this book will help increase success in landing a 'lunker' which is a bass over four pounds in weight; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 264 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
13 Kellogg, Warren N. NO GOLD FOOTBALLS A Study of the Physical Education Program At Phillips Exeter Academy
New York Twayne Publishers 1954 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket 
Chipping and small open tears to DJ. DJ spine sunned. Browning to edges and DJ; An examination of the methods and results of the physical training program at Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hampshire, where men are made, not born ; B&W Photographs; 12mo; 96 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
SOUND AND FURY Two Powerful Lives, One Fateful Friendship, Kindred, Dave
14 Kindred, Dave SOUND AND FURY Two Powerful Lives, One Fateful Friendship
New York Free Press 2006 0-7432-6211-5 / 9780743262118 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; The intertwined lives of broadcaster Cosell and pugilist Ali ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 368 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
UNTER BRUDERN, Klitschko, Vitali; Klitschko, Wladimir; & Sellin, Fred
15 Klitschko, Vitali; Klitschko, Wladimir; & Sellin, Fred UNTER BRUDERN
Munich Random House Entertainment 2004 3-8090-3025-2 / 9783809030256 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; SIGNED by both Klitschko brothers, noted pugilists. In German. The life story of the boxers, who promised their mother they would never fight each other; Color Photographs; 8vo; 416 pages 
Price: 400.00 USD
 
 
16 Krout, John Allen ANNALS OF AMERICAN SPORT
New Haven Yale University Press 1929 Hardcover Very Good- 
Wear to extremities. Spine covering taped on. Ex-lib marking to spine and top & bottom edges. Apparent bookplate removal to front pastedown. Front hinge started. ; Interesting copiously illustrated look at sports in America early in the 20th century. Including several sports off the beaten track, such as croquet, fencing, and roller skating along with a detailed look at cricket in the US; The Pageant of America; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 360 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THE GOLD STANDARD Building a World-Class Team, Krzyzewski, Mike & Spatola, Jamie K.
17 Krzyzewski, Mike & Spatola, Jamie K. THE GOLD STANDARD Building a World-Class Team
New York Business Plus 2009 0446544078 / 9780446544078 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light wear to DJ; INSCRIBED by noted basketball coach Krzyzewski to half-title page ; 8vo; 236 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
THE SPIRIT OF ST. ANDREWS, Mackenzie, Alister
18 Mackenzie, Alister THE SPIRIT OF ST. ANDREWS
Chelsea, MI Sleeping Bear Press 1995 1-886947-00-7 / 9781886947009 First Edition Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Written in 1933 but lost & forgotten until the 1990s when it was resurrected and published by the author's grandson; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 268 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
 
THE HAUNTED MAJOR, Marshall, Robert
19 Marshall, Robert THE HAUNTED MAJOR
Hopewell Ecco Press 1999 0-88001-669-8 / 9780880016698 First thus Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Originally published in 1902, this tale of an epic golf match joins the works of Darwin, Wodehouse, and Jones in the pantheon of noteworthy literature of the links ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 192 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
BILLYBALL, Martin, Billy & Pepe, Phil
20 Martin, Billy & Pepe, Phil BILLYBALL
Garden City Doubleday & Company, Inc. 1987 0-385-23491-0 / 9780385234917 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Wear to DJ; Published only two years before his untimely passing, this is noted baseball player and manager Martin's story; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 276 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
21 McConkey, Phil; Simms, Phil; & Schaap, Dick SIMMS TO MCCONKEY Blood, Sweat and Gatorade
New York Crown Publishers 1987 5550221691 / 9785550221693 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Light shelf wear to DJ; Two of the cogs of the New York Giants championship team of 1986 tell their stories with one of the best sportswriters ever, the late Dick Schaap ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 243 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
22 Pitino, Rick & Reynolds, Rick BORN TO COACH A Season with the New York Knicks
New York New American Library 1988 0453006205 / 9780453006200 First Edition Hardcover Fine in Near Fine dust jacket 
Light shelf wear to DJ; Lured to the NBA from the college ranks, Coach Pitino has a roller-coaster ride in his first season with the New York Knicks ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 306 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
23 Rose, Pete & Kahn, Roger PETE ROSE: MY STORY
New York Macmillan 1989 0025606115 / 9780025606111 First Edition Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Minor shelf wear to DJ; Banished from Organized Baseball for gambling while in the employ of the Cincinnati Reds, Pete Rose tells his side of the story; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 300 pages 
Price: 15.00 USD
 
 
PRACTICAL FRESH WATER FISHING, Sell, Francis E.
24 Sell, Francis E. PRACTICAL FRESH WATER FISHING
New York Ronald Press Company 1960 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear and chipping to DJ; To catch fish consistently, the fisherperson must be versatile and take into account each and every condition surrounding the catch and must use the right equipment backed with proper knowledge of the water, seasons, and habits of aquatic life ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 198 pages 
Price: 20.00 USD
 
 
THIS DAY IN NEW YORK SPORTS, Sprechman, Jordan & Shannon, Bill
25 Sprechman, Jordan & Shannon, Bill THIS DAY IN NEW YORK SPORTS
Champaign Sports Publishing, Inc. 1998 1571672540 / 9781571672544 Hardcover Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Slight wear to DJ; Notable sporting events in the Big Apple for every day in the year. INSCRIBED by author Shannon to noted sportswriter Stan Isaacs ; B&W Photographs; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 397 pages 
Price: 30.00 USD
 
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