Cleaver, Reginald: A WINTER SPORT BOOK. With an introduction by Rev. Hon. Edward Lyttelton, M.A. London: Adam and Charles Black. 1911. 62 pp text and 22 pp tipped in plates. Illustrated. Hardcover. No dust jacket. Tipped in plates include frontispiece as well as many line drawings interspersed with the plates. There are no marks or signatures, however end pages are foxed with some light foxing scattered throughout (affecting several plates). Two pages have frayed edges -- one, a tipped in plate, and the other, a line drawing. Decorative bindings are mildly shelf worn and soiled with slight wear to edges and points. Spin ends are worn with a couple small tears, top and bottom. Overall a good copy. Keywords WINTER; SPORT
Mackay-Smith, Alexander: AMERICAN FOXHUNTING.
An Anthology. Collected, Edited and Annotated by..Millwood, Va.:1970. 212pp. Illus. Autographed by the author. One of 2500 numbered copies. T03. Keywords
dogs, foxhunting; sports
High, William (Bill) .: BENEATH THE SEA. A Sampling of Diving and Other Adventures. (Flagstaff, Arizona): A Best Publishing Co. (1998). 300 pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. First edition. Boards are in fine condition with no visible wear. Interior is bright, clean and free of markings. Inscription from the author on first fly leaf. A fine copy. Keywords SPORTS; DIVING; AUTOBIOGRAPHY
Cox, William D. (Editor): BOXING IN ART AND LITERATURE New York:Reynal and Hitchcock. (1935). Illustrated. 227pp. 1st edition. Hardcover. In very good condition. Bound in green boards with a red spine. The spine label is lightly chipped at edges and the front board label is clean and bright. Signed and inscribed by the editor (Cox) on the half title page, otherwise the pages are clean and bright with no other marks or signatures. *An anthology of writing on the subject of boxing including such authors as Ernest Hemingway; Jack London; Arthur Conan Doyle; Victor Hugo; Thackeray; O. Henry among others. Keywords LITERATURE; ESSAYS; FICTION; BOXING;
Staunton, H.: CHESS PRAXIS. A SUPPLEMENT TO THE CHESS PLAYER'S HANDBOOK. London:George Bell and Sons. 1886. 622pp. + 24pp. adv. dated May, 1887. Internally an excellent copy. Externally a tear has been repaired at top of spine and there is some fading of binding. The front hinge has started and the rear hinge is fine. Altogether a very good tight clean copy. S010. Keywords SPORTS; CHESS;
York, Scott: COINS 43pp. Illus. Wrps. An excellent copy. H021 Keywords MAGIC;COINS; SPORTS MISCELLANEOUS
Marshall, Bob: DIARY OF A YANKEE HATER.
NY:Franklin Watts. 1981. 212pp. Stiff wrps. Some light foxing on cover, otherwise a very good tight copy. A daily account of the Yankee season of 1979. W004. Keywords
BASEBALL; NEW YORK YANKEES; 1979 SEASON; SPORTS
Edwards, William H.: FOOTBALL DAYS. Memories of the Game and of the Men Behind the Ball. New York: Moffat Yard and Co. 1916. 463pp. Illustrated. Hardcover. Page edges are rough cut and some have not been separated carefully; there is wear to the spine, both top and bottom, as well as to the bottom edges, else very good. There are no previous signatures and the pages are clean and bright. A very good copy. Keywords SPORTS; FOOTBALL; PRINCETON
Batty, J. H.: HOW TO HUNT AND TRAP, CONTAINING FULL INSTRUCTIOS FOR HUNTING THE BUFFALO, ELK, MOOSE, DEER, ANTELOPE,...... ALSO, THE LOCALITIES WHERE GAME ABOUNDS.
220pp. + pp. index + pp. publishers advs. Illus. Internally front hinge cracked, otherwise, a tight clean copy. Binding worn at edges, ends of spine chipped.H008 Keywords
HUNTING; TRAPPING; SPORTS
Mulholland, John: JOHN MULLHOLLAND'S BOOK OF MAGIC. New York:Charles Scribners' Sons. (1963). 329pp. Illustrated. Ex-library copy. Hardcover with dust jacket in plastic cover. Jacket shows some light wear to the edges but it is otherwise in very good condition. Interior is clean and free of stray markings, save for a library bookplate and sticker on the inside front board. Keywords MAGIC; MULHOLLAND, JOHN
Scrutator: LETTERS ON THE MANAGEMENT OF HOUNDS. London: Bell's Life in London. 1852. 336pp with one folded plate. Internally previous owners name on front fly leaf, Folding plate has a small tear in the margins. Also the edges are frayed. Textual pages age toned. Binding at the top of spine has an inch missing. The bottom has a quarter of an inch missing as well. Binding lightly soiled. Keywords ENGLAND; FOX HUNTING; HOUNDS
Gordeeva, Ekaterina: MY SERGEI. A LOVE STORY.
Not 1st. ed. With d/j. A fine copy. Ds. Keywords
ice-skating; biography sports
Holder, Charles Frederick: RECREATIONS OF A SPORTSMAN ON THE PACIFIC COAST.
399pp. + 4pp. publishers adv. Illus. Internally a very good, tight, clean copy. Externally, front binding and spine spotted from possible dampness or foxing. Back binding clean and bright. Except for the latter, a very good copy. Previous owners book-plate inside front binding. DS/H064 Keywords
FISHING; PACIFIC COAST; HUNTING SPORTS
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