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Keep Your Eye on the Ball by  Sketches by J.E. Broome Verse and Prose by John Adrian Ross - First Edition - 1936 - from Appledore Books, ABAA and

Keep Your Eye on the Ball

by Verse and Prose by John Adrian Ross, Sketches by J.E. Broome

Condition: Very Good -/Very Good -

London: Collins, 1936. Cloth. Very Good -/Very Good -. J.E. Broome. The 1936 1st edition of this humorous look at the game's light side, wonderfully illustrated thruout by J.E. Broome. Tight and VG- (offsetting to the panels, fading at the spine, very light foxing to the preliminaries) in a crisp, price-clipped, VG- dustjacket, with light chipping and creasing along the panel edges and light soiling to the rear panel. Octavo, verse and prose (almost the equal of the illustrations) by John Adrian Ross.

  • Bookseller: Appledore Books, ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 15202
  • Title: Keep Your Eye on the Ball
  • Author: Verse and Prose by John Adrian Ross, Sketches by J.E. Broome
  • Illustrator:J.E. Broome
  • Format/binding:Cloth
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good -
  • Jacket condition: Very Good -
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: Collins
  • Place: London
  • Date published: 1936
  • Keywords: rare golf, rare golf humor
  • Bookseller catalogs: Sports;



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