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Pennsylvania Stories

by QUINN, Arthur H.

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Published
1899
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Third Edition
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$15.00

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PA: Penn Publishing, 1899. Bound in brown and blue striped cloth. A 259 pp. book of sports-related short stories with a PA twist. Previous owner's book plate to front pastedown, front hinge just starting. . Third Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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A History of the Olivet Boys and Girls Club in Reading, Pennsylvania (Two Volumes)

by GROBMAN, Laurie / BURK, Jill

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Published
2014
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$95.00

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PA: Pennsylvania State University, 2014. Both volumes bound in stiff white illustrated wraps. A rare (no copies on Worldcat / OLCS) set of books on the history of the Club. 86 pp.; 134 pp. Lots of photographs, A definitive study . . . . First Edition. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 8vo - over… Read more
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All Star Sport Record - 1919

by SPINK, Al

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Published
1919
Condition
Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$75.00

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Chicago: All Star Sport Record Press, 1919. Bound in red wraps, stamped in white. Lacks the spine, but both the front and back panel are present. Exceedingly scarce sports publication. 416 pp. Fragile. Only 3 copies on OCLC/Worldcat. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good +/No Jacket - As Published. 24mo - over 5" - 5¾"… Read more
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The Rambler's Club Football Team

by SHEPPARD, S. Crispin

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Published
1914
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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Phila: Penn Publishing, 1914. Bound in gray cloth, stamped in green and yellow. Front endsheet missing. Front hinge starting. Still a rare book in above average condition. 312 pp. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/No Jacket.
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CareerBall: Wisconsin Athletics Student-Athlete Career Guide and Handbook: The Sport Athletes Play When They're Through Playing Sports (Volume 1)

by Russ Hafferkamp

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Published
2012
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781470119294
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$45.00

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Wisconsin: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2012. Bound in red and white stiff wraps. A 171 pp. book on playing Sports at Wisconsin. Inforamtive, Scarce (no copies on OCLC or WorldCat). . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good ++/No Jacket.
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Winners and Losers An Anthology of Great Sports Fiction

by SCHULMAN, L.M.,Ed.

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Published
1968
Condition
VG++
Edition
Frist Edition
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$20.00

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New York: The Macmillan Company, 1968. Bound in grass green cloth with title embossed to front panel and white lettering to spine, shows slight darkening to page edges, with scant wear to extremes. Dustwrapper shows occasional overall rubbing and light wear to extremes. 245 pgs.. Frist Edition. Hard Cover. VG++/VG++.
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The Coolest Guys on Ice

by KLEIN, Jeff Z., And REIF, Karl-Eric

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Ediiton
ISBN
9781570363627
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$18.00

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Atlanta, Ga.: Turner Publishing, Inc., 1996. Bound in glossy wraps, has colored photos throughout volume and is near-fine condition. 159 pgs.. First Ediiton. Soft Cover. Near Fine/No Jacket. 11" X 8 1/2".
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Without Fear: Hockey's 50 Greatest Goaltenders

by ALLEN, Kevin, and DUFF, Bob

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Published
2002
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
Second Edition
ISBN
9781572434844
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$16.00

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Chicago: Triumph Books, 2002. Bound in 3/4 blue cloth panels with yellow spine with silver lettering, has full color pictures of goalies throughout volume. The book is in near-fine condition. Dustjacket shows a 1/2" closed tear to bottom of spine on rear side, with light bumping to spine ends, and is in otherwise near-fine condition. 279 pgs.. Second Edition.… Read more
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Hockey's Best Shots: The Greatest NHL Photography of the Century

by HOWE, Gordie, (Foreword)

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Published
2001
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780789480378
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$35.00

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New York: DK ADULT, 2001. Bound in glossy colored pictoral boards, has colored pictures of subject matter throughout volume and is in near-fine condition, as is the dustwrapper. 160 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 4to.
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Mat Power - Lehigh Wrestling Highlights 1910-1977

by DIEHL, Denny

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Published
1997
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780965658805
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$125.00

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Skippack, PA: Roby Publishing, 1997. Bound in black cloth, stamped in gold. An incredibly scarce book on Lehigh University Wrestling. Handsome production, 255 pp. printed on glossy stock. Lots of historic photos of wrestlers. Two leaves of addenda laid in. Incredibly scarce -- only one copy on OCLC! . First Edition. Hard… Read more
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Hand to Hand Combat

by D'Eliscu, Francois

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Published
1981
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780879474140
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$22.00

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AZ: Desert Pubns, 1981. Bound in yellow and black illustrated wraps. A 51 pp. book on Hand to Hand combat with hundreds of illustrations. This is a serious book on how to "take down" an opponent. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good +/No Jacket.
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The XXVIII Defense of the America's Cup 1992

by Yachting Magazine

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Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
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$55.00

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(no place): Yachting Magazine, 1992. Bound in blue buckram, stamped in gold. A handsome book on the America's Cup race of 1992. Approx. 232 pp.with many color photos of the participants in the Cup race. Printed on glossy stock -- obviously scarce, especially in this (limited?) hard cover edition. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/No… Read more
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Hard Ball

by QUIRK, James, and FORT, Rodney

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Published
1999
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780691058177
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$14.00

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New Jersey: Princeton University Press, 1999. Bound in black cloth with gold lettering to spine; has previous owner's name in blue ink to bottom corner of front end-paper; is in otherwise near-fine condition. Dustwrapper has previous store price sticker to rear panel, and is in otherwise near-fine condition. 233 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 9… Read more
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The Croxley Master and Other Tales of Ring and Camp

by DOYLE, A. Conan

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Published
1919
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
Reprint
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$27.50

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NY: George H. Doran, 1919. Bound in orange cloth, stamped in dark green in a matching dust jacket that shows some minor wear to extremes (none affecting any text). An early reprint ed. of this book of 12 short stories. 281 pp. Tight, clean copy. . Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good +/Very Good. 16mo - over… Read more
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A Sports Bestiary (Inscribed and Signed)

by George Plimpton

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Published
1982
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780070502901
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$32.50

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NY: McGraw-Hill, 1982. Bound in red boards, stamped in white in matching dust jacket. Inscribed and Signed by the author on the ffep. 101 pp. White dust jacket shows well . . . . Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Very Good ++. Illus. by Arnold Roth. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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Killer B's: The Incredible Story of the 2011 Stanley Cup Champion Boston Bruins

by The Boston Globe

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Published
2011
Condition
Near FIne
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781600787010
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$45.00

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U.S.A.: Triumph Books, 2011. Bound in stiff glossy boards, with matching dust jacket. A great book on the Bruins run to the Stanley Cup. 192 pp. Hundreds of color photographs and paraphernalia posters and keepsakes tipped in. . First Edition. Hard Cover. Near FIne/Near Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.
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The Fights

by HOFF, Charles

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Published
1996
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9780811811224
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$18.00

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San Francisco: Chronicle Books, 1996. Bound in black cloth with silver lettering to spine; is in near-fine condition as is dustjacket. Has black and white pictures of fights illustrated throughout. 127 pgs.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 10 1/2" X 9".
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Fiight, Team, Fight

by ARCHIBALD, Joe

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Published
1958
Condition
Very Good ++
Edition
First Edition
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$65.00

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Philadelphia: Macrae-Smith, 1958. Bound in red cloth, stamped in green. With the original dust jacket that is price-clipped. The dust jacket was covered with a protective cover since day one, so it shows well (but not the best archival choice). Still, a handsome copy in bright dust jacket. 190 pp. Previous owner's Bookplate, stamp… Read more
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The Pointy Arrow Concept : Designing Your Competitive Swimming Strokes (Signed)

by Buntin, Hank

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Published
2011
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
First Edition
ISBN
9781462852833
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$45.00

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(no place): Xlibris, 2011. Bound in blue cloth, stamped in silver with matching white dust jacket. This book is inscribed and signed on the half-title page by Mr. Buntin. 96 pp. Tight, clean copy. . Inscribed and Signed. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.
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The Youth - Yearly Publication of the 36th Police District Boys' Club

by 36th Police District

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Published
1949
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
First Edition
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$45.00

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Philadelphia: Police Dept. , 1949. Bound in stiff yellow wraps stamped in blue. This is a great history of the goings on of the Boys' clubs in Philadephia in the year preceeding (1948). Scarce Philadelphia history with hundreds of ads of local businesses (one excised). The Territory was the North Philly - 5th and Broad to Germantown… Read more
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