Category: History Sports

Sort

Showing 1-15 of 15

A HARD ROAD TO GLORY : A History of the African-American Athlete Since 1946

By: Ashe , Arthur Jr.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Warner Books: 1988

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 050108-X

ISBN: 0446710083

Condition: Very Fine


1st. edition soft cover uncorrected page proofs with the sample dust jacket plus a laid in letter from the publisher . This sample of the three volume set that the late Arthur Ashe's pioneering and historic work. Condirion : Very Fine / Fine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Image for THE DIMAGGIO ALBUMS : Selections from Public and Private Collections Celebratiing the Baseball Career of Joe Dimaggio ( in Two Volume Boxed Set )

THE DIMAGGIO ALBUMS : Selections from Public and Private Collections Celebratiing the Baseball Career of Joe Dimaggio ( in Two Volume Boxed Set )

By: Dimaggio , Joe : Compiled and Edited By Richard Whittingham

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's and Son: 1989

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Seller ID: 051515-M

ISBN: 0399134875

Condition: New


1st Edition 1989 , Purple colth haedcover with gilt letters on spines and front boards with marble end page , in a red slip case with color paste down image of Joe Dimaggio . Illustrated with many color and black & white illustrations . A must have foe any true Yankee Fan . Condition : NEW ( note this is a very heavy set and will nead extra postage . We ship all books in a padded box with tracking included . Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall View more info

Pictorial History of American Sports

By: Durant ,John & Bettmann ,Otto

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A.S. Barns and Co. 0:

Seller ID: 99123-L

Condition: Very Good


New York,NY. 1st.ed. 1952, Hardcover with DJ., 280 pages , With B&W photo Illustrations and line drawings. 9"x11". Condition , Very Good / very good,with sunning to the dj spine,chips and rubs to the dj. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for JIM CLARK : Tribute to a Champion

JIM CLARK : Tribute to a Champion

By: Dymock , Eric

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Great Britain, G.T. Foulis & Company: 1997

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Seller ID: 051515-N

Condition: Very Fine


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 1997 , Black cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 257 page book with illustrated end pagies . Illustrated with many color and black & white images . A very scarce book on the racer . Condition : Very Fine ,plus. Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall View more info

Image for DAGUERREOTYPES OF GREAT STARS OF BASEBALL

DAGUERREOTYPES OF GREAT STARS OF BASEBALL

By: Farlane / Edited By

Price: $15.00

Publisher: St. Louis, The Sporting News: 1968

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 081514-K

Condition: Very Good


1st. Edition Illustrated soft cover wraps 1968 , 240 page book with black & white photo illustrations . Condition : Very Good with very light edge rubs. Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

THE PARK COUNTRY CLUB OF BUFFALO 1903 - 2003 : A Century of Tradition

By: Hayes , J. Michael

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Williamsville , New York, Boncraft Printing Group: 2003

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Ex. Owner Inscribed

Seller ID: 091516-C

Condition: Very Fine


1st. Edition only printing 2003 , Red cloth hardcover with gilted letters cover and spine , 144 page book with black & white and color illistrations . Gift inscription on the first end page . Condition : Very Fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

SEPTEMBER CHAMPIONS : The Story of America's Air Racing Pioneers

By: Hull , Robert

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Pennsylvania, Stackpole Books: 1979

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 061511-X

ISBN: 0811720969

Condition: Fine


1st. Edition 1979 , Illustrated soft cover , 223 page book with black & white illustrations . Condition : Fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

Image for The World Series: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Fall Classic

The World Series: An Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Fall Classic

By: Leventhal, Josh

Price: $18.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Black Dog & Leventhal Pub: 2001

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 103013-O

ISBN: 157912206X

Condition: Near Fine


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing 2001 , Hardcover in the dust jacket , 320 page book with color illustrated end pages . With color & black & white illustrations through out . Condition : Near Fine with light bump at corner. Size: Folio - over 12 - 15" tall View more info

THE TUMULT AND THE SHOUTING : My Life in Sport ( Memorial Edition )

By: Rice , Grantland

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, A.S. BARNES & COMPANY: 1954

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Seller ID: 081514-J

Condition: As New


1st.Edition , 1st. Printing 1954 . Illustrated leather with embossed letters cover and spine . Illustrated end page 368 page book with many black & white photo illustrations . This is a complete memorial edition with the slip case bos tissue wrappings and the little pamphet by Mission Leather , the compamy that did the binding . Condition : As New on the book and the box . see our images Size: 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall View more info

JACKIE ROBINSON : An Intimate Portrait

By: Robinson , Rachel & Daniels , Lee

Price: $12.95

Publisher: New York, Abrams: 1996

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 091510-Y

ISBN: 1435118014

Condition: Very Fine


Reprint 2009 , of the 1996 edition , Illustrated hardcover boards with same dust jacket , 240 page book with many black & white photos . Condition : Very Fine. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

THE YEAR THEY CALLED OFF THE WORLD SERIES : A True Story ( Signed )

By: Stark , Benton

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Avery Publishing Group: 1991

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Author Presentation

Seller ID: 101508-T

ISBN: 089529480X

Condition: Very Fine


1st. edition , 1st. printing , Hardcover with the dust jacket , 236 page book with black & white photo illustrations and end pages . This is a signed presentation copy by Stark to a friend . Condition : Very Fine. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall View more info

Image for AUDieu : Buffalo Says Goodbye to the Aud

AUDieu : Buffalo Says Goodbye to the Aud

By: Taylor , Suzanne

Price: $85.00

Publisher: Buffalo, New York, U.S.A., Buffalo Heritage Unlimited:

Edition: 1st. Edition - 1st. Printing..

Inscription: Author Inscribed

Seller ID: 083015-E

ISBN: 0982574509

Condition: New


1st. Edition , 1st. Printing , No Date ( c.2010 ) Soft cover in illustrated wrap , 113 page book with black & white and color illustrated images . This copy is also signed by the author . Condition : New Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

The Female Physique Athlete : A History to Date - 1977 Through 1983

By: Thomas , al & Wennerstrom , Steve

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Abs-solutely: 1983

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 073004-Q

Condition: Very Good


1st. ed. 1983 , Soft cover with photo illustrated wraps, 264 page book. illustrated with full page color plates and black and white photos. A scarce book on this sport ,and on the women that practice it. Condition : Very Good , with a very light edge rub and with three pages reset to spine (reglued) . See the book at our book site at : GibbsBooks. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall View more info

MBL Baseball Schedule 1949

By: Unknowen

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New York, Woodrow Press: 1949

Edition: 1st Edition..

Seller ID: 093011-L

Condition: Fine


1949, Illustrated soft cover staple binding, 40 page booklet with illustrations of the ball park layouts , schedules of all the upcoming games for the 1949 season of all of beasbal for the majors to the minors. A scarce booklet on baseball statistics for the year 1948 . with neat advertising from Buffalo NY ( Fiisk Tires / Don Allen's City Chevrolet / WEBR radio . Condition : Fine without any marking, names , or damage . Scarce little Baseball history booklet. Size: 12mo... View more info

Image for FILLE DE JOIE : The Book of Courtesans , Sporting Girls , Ladies of the Evening , Madams , a Few Occasions and Some Royal Favorites

FILLE DE JOIE : The Book of Courtesans , Sporting Girls , Ladies of the Evening , Madams , a Few Occasions and Some Royal Favorites

By: Unknowen

Price: $45.00

Publisher: New York, Dorset: 1967

Edition: Not Stated..

Seller ID: 110115-T

ISBN: 1566193885

Condition: Very Fine


Not Stated ( 1967 ) , Brown cloth hardcover in the dust jacket , 448 page book with 371 black & white illustrations . Printing / Publishers Err 24 pages are up-side down . Condition : Very Fine Size: Elephant Folio - over 15" - 23" tall View more info