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The Game of Our Lives

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The Game of Our Lives

by Gzowski, Peter

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  • hardcover
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Toronto ON, McClelland and Stewart, 1981, hardcover, 278 pp, first edition, first printing, Very Good in Fair dustjacket. Straight, tight and clean with no markings, light corner and spine end wear. Dustjacket unclipped with original price, edge nicks, chip to front panel, closed edge tears, in new Brodart sleeve. The dustjacket is illustrated with a 'Sketch for Lacing Up' a watercolour by Ken Danby. I believe this to be the first issue jacket, pre-dating the Gretzky pictorial jacket. Gzowski travelled with the Edmonton Oilers during the 1980-81 season and here chronicles the anatomy of a modern hockey team who could 'take it all'. Appended team roster with complete stats to date.

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Bookseller
West of Eden Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
7748
Title
The Game of Our Lives
Author
Gzowski, Peter
Book condition
Used
Binding
Hardcover

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About West of Eden Books

West of Eden Books is a home-based bookseller selling exclusively on-line since October 2003. We specialize in Out-Of-Print and Collectible Books with interests ranging from the Fine and Performing Arts to Science, Sports and Modern Literature. We are in daily contact with top booksellers worldwide and are happy to provide free referrals on request. Most of our listed books are first edition, first printings, carefully researched through our own reference materials and many other available sources. Most books are in Very Good to Fine condition with any flaws carefully noted. All hardcover books with dustjackets will receive a new archival quality Brodart dustjacket sleeve prior to shipping. Customer service and satisfaction is of primary importance to us at West of Eden Books. Our feedback from customers has been overwhelmingly positive. We pride ourselves in this and pledge to address any issue with any of our products or services to your satisfaction. Digital images available on request.

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jacket
Sometimes used as another term for dust jacket, a protective and often decorative wrapper, usually made of paper which wraps...[more]
Fair
is a worn book that has complete text pages (including those with maps or plates) but may lack endpapers, half-title, etc....[more]
New
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spine
The outer portion of a book which covers the actual binding. The spine usually faces outward when a book is placed on a shelf....[more]
tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
First Edition
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Brodart
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