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THE GREATEST My Own Story

By: Ali, Muhammad & Durham, Richard

Price: $30.00

Publisher: New York, Random House: 1975

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15542


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 View more info

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MAKE THE TEAM IN BASEBALL

By: Anderson, Clary

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Grosset & Dunlap: 1960

Order Number: 16574


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 View more info

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TRAVELING LIGHT

By: Barich, Bill

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1984

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16752


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 View more info

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BOWL HERE'S HOW

By: Baumgarten, Elmer H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Chicago, The Livestock Press: 1932

Order Number: 14417


Wear to extremities. Apparent dampstaining to endpapers and first and last pages. Binding not tight; Illustrated lessons in bowling; B&W Photographs; 12mo 7" - 7½" tall; 194 pages View more info

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LIFE ON THE RUN

By: Bradley, Bill

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Norwalk, Easton Press: 1999

Order Number: 15309


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 View more info

RISE & WALK The Trial & Triumph of Dennis Byrd

By: Byrd, Dennis & D'Orso, Michael

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Harper: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 5972


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 View more info

SALT-WATER FISHING A Complete Guide to Salt-Water Fishes and How to Catch Them

By: Dahne, Robert A

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Henry Holt and Company: 1950

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 6349


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 View more info

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THE VERN MIKKELSEN STORY The Original Power Forward

By: Egan, John

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Minneapolis, Nodin Press: 2006

Order Number: 14472


Light wear to DJ; Life story of the Basketball Hall of Famer ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 184 pages View more info

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HOW TO PITCH

By: Feller, Bob

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, A. S. Barnes and Company: 1948

Order Number: 16473


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 View more info

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WHITEY AND MICKEY An Autobiography of the Yankee Years

By: Ford, Whitey; Mantle, Mickey; & Durso, Joseph

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, The Viking Press: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16474


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 View more info

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100 GREATEST MOMENTS IN OLYMPIC HISTORY

By: Greenspan, Bud

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, General Publishing Group, Inc.: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 13706


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 View more info

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COMPLETE BOOK OF BASS FISHING

By: Gresham, Grits

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Row: 1966

Order Number: 16478


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 View more info

NO GOLD FOOTBALLS A Study of the Physical Education Program At Phillips Exeter Academy

By: Kellogg, Warren N.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers: 1954

Order Number: 5958


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 View more info

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SOUND AND FURY Two Powerful Lives, One Fateful Friendship

By: Kindred, Dave

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Free Press: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 14699


Light wear to DJ; The intertwined lives of broadcaster Cosell and pugilist Ali ; B&W Photographs; 8vo; 368 pages View more info

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UNTER BRUDERN

By: Klitschko, Vitali; Klitschko, Wladimir; & Sellin, Fred

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Munich, Random House Entertainment: 2004

Order Number: 14888


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 View more info

ANNALS OF AMERICAN SPORT

By: Krout, John Allen

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New Haven, Yale University Press: 1929

Order Number: 11887


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 View more info

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THE GOLD STANDARD Building a World-Class Team

By: Krzyzewski, Mike & Spatola, Jamie K.

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Business Plus: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 15429


Light wear to DJ; INSCRIBED by noted basketball coach Krzyzewski to half-title page ; 8vo; 236 pages View more info

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THE SPIRIT OF ST. ANDREWS

By: Mackenzie, Alister

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Chelsea, MI, Sleeping Bear Press: 1995

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 16475


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 View more info

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THE HAUNTED MAJOR

By: Marshall, Robert

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Hopewell, Ecco Press: 1999

Edition: First thus

Order Number: 14058


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 View more info

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BILLYBALL

By: Martin, Billy & Pepe, Phil

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Garden City, Doubleday & Company, Inc.: 1987

Order Number: 14409


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 View more info

SIMMS TO MCCONKEY Blood, Sweat and Gatorade

By: McConkey, Phil; Simms, Phil; & Schaap, Dick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Crown Publishers: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 5955


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 View more info

BORN TO COACH A Season with the New York Knicks

By: Pitino, Rick & Reynolds, Rick

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, New American Library: 1988

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 6020


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 View more info

PETE ROSE: MY STORY

By: Rose, Pete & Kahn, Roger

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Macmillan: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Order Number: 5977


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 View more info

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PRACTICAL FRESH WATER FISHING

By: Sell, Francis E.

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Ronald Press Company: 1960

Order Number: 16557


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 View more info

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THIS DAY IN NEW YORK SPORTS

By: Sprechman, Jordan & Shannon, Bill

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Champaign, Sports Publishing, Inc.: 1998

Order Number: 9538


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 View more info