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Grantland Rice's Cities Service Football Guide for 1933

by RICE, Grantland

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Published
1933
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Near Fine
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$150.00

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[No place]: Cities Service Oil Company, 1933. Softcover. Near Fine. First edition. Oblong octavo. [30]pp. Illustrated. Stapled illustrated wrappers. Offsetting on two facing pages from old clippings, else near fine. Concentrated on college football, it includes articles on football strategy (by George Byrnes), the evolution of the rules, schedules, the previous years standings, areas to score games, and… Read more
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Jigsaw Puzzle of a Little Boy Football Player

by SMITH, Jessie Willcox

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Published
1915
Condition
Very Good
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$250.00

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[No place: no publisher, 1915. Unbound. Very Good. Wooden jigsaw puzzle. 5.25" x 9.5". Illustrated paper over wood. Artist signature in the design in lower left corner. A bit sunned and light rubbing, very good or better. Currently shrink-wrapped onto card. Very scarce.
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Forty Years of Football

by HERRING, Donald Grant, Sr. (Heff Herring)

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Published
1940
Condition
Near Fine
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$750.00

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New York: Carlyle House, 1940. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition, deluxe issue. Octavo. Full pigskin gilt. 308pp. Illustrated from photographs. A bit of rubbing at the joints, else a nice, near fine copy. This is copy number 19 of 100 numbered copies Signed by the author. Near fine, with a couple of rubbed spots on the spine, lacking… Read more
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Lou Little's Football

by LITTLE, Lou and Arthur Sampson

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Published
1934
Condition
Good
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$75.00

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Leominster, Mass: Leominster Printing, 1934. Hardcover. Good/Fair. First edition. Small octavo. 224pp. Diagrams. Drink rings on front board, thus a good only copy in fair dustwrapper with corresponding rings on the front panel, and chipping, particularly on the front panel. A book about the fundamentals of both watching and playing football by the coach of the Columbia University… Read more
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Rough Stuff: A Bronc Burnett Story

by McCORMICK, Wilfred

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Published
1964
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: Grosset and Dunlap, 1964. Hardcover. Very Good. Reprint. Illustrated boards. Faint ring on front board, else about very good.
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Garry Grayson's Football Rivals

by DAWSON, Elmer A.

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Published
1926
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1926. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Early owner's name, else near fine lacking the dustwrapper.
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Garry Grayson's Winning Touchdown or Putting Passmore Tech on the Map

by DAWSON, Elmer A.

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Published
1930
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Grosset & Dunlap, 1930. Hardcover. Near Fine. First edition. Illustrated by Walter S. Rogers. One letter marked on the spine, else near fine lacking the dustwrapper.
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On the Forty Yard Line

by WRIGHT, Jack

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Published
1948
Condition
Near Fine
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$20.00

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Cleveland and New York: World Publishing, 1948. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. Reprint. Illustrated glossy boards as issued. Edgewear on the boards and age-toning at the edges of the pages, very good.
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Otto Graham "T" Quarterback

by GRAHAM, Otto

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Published
1954
Condition
Very Good
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$20.00

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New York: Prentice-Hall, Inc, 1954. Hardcover. Very Good. Second printing. Octavo. Blue cloth titled in silver and black. Faint stains at the spine ends, a very good copy lacking the dustwrapper.
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What Price Football: A Player's Defense of the Game

by WOOD, Barry

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Published
1932
Condition
Near Fine
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$500.00

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Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1932. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. First edition. Red cloth gilt. Very small stain on the foredge encroaching a tiny bit on the margin of a few leaves, else near fine in very good or better dustwrapper with small chips and tears. Signed by the author, Harvard's consensus All-American quarterback and a member of the… Read more
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$500.00
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Notre Dame One Hundred Years

by HOPE, Arthur J.

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Published
1948
Condition
Very Good
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$25.00

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Notre Dame, Indiana: University Press, 1948. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Revised edition. Octavo. 500pp. Stain on rear board thus very good in very good dustwrapper with a modest corresponding stain on the rear panel.
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Gipp of Notre Dame

by [PETERSON, James A.]

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Published
1960
Condition
Fine
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$125.00

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[Chicago: Hinckley & Schmitt, 1960. Hardcover. Fine. First edition. Tall octavo. Unpaginated. Illustrated from photographs and with drawn vignettes. Blue cloth decorated in gilt. A little sunning at the spine ends, near fine. Signed by the anonymous author. Attractively designed and printed tribute to George Gipp. Uncommon.
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Pro Football: Its "Ups" and "Downs" A Light-hearted History of the Post Graduate Game

by MARCH, Harry A., Dr

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Published
1939
Condition
Very Good
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$450.00

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(Albany: The Author / J.B. Lyon Company, 1939. Hardcover. Very Good. Second edition. Introduction (here referred to as a "kick-off") by Grantland Rice. "Between Halves" by Bill Corum. "Final Whistle" by Paul Gallico. Octavo. Green cloth decorated in gilt. Lacks front fly, a little rubbing, else very good or better certainly issued without dustwrapper. Signed by the author… Read more
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Giants in their Own Words

by WHITTINGHAM, Richard

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Published
1992
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780060153557
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Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1992. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Octavo. 268pp. Illustrated. Fine in fine dustwrapper. Interviews with Giant greats.
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Football Line Play for Players and Coaches

by OAKES, Bernard F.

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Published
1932
Condition
Very Good
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New York: A.S.Barnes, 1932. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. 258pp. Illustrated from photographs and charts. Blue cloth stamped in orange. Publisher's review copy, with slip partially removed from front fly, very good without dustwrapper.
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Football Techniques and Tactics

by ZUPPKE, Robert C.

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Published
1924
Condition
Very Good
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Champaign, Illinois: Bailey and Himes, Publishers, 1924. Hardcover. Very Good. Second edition, revised. 250pp., illustrated with photos and diagrams. A little waviness at the edges of the pages but no staining, a very good copy. How-to by the great University of Illinois coach. Very scarce.
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American Football: Its History and Development

by WEYAND, A.M.

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Published
1955
Condition
Very Good
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$225.00

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New York: Macmillan, 1955. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Introduction by Parke H. Davis. Frontispiece portrait of Walter Camp. Inexplicable ink caption underneath the portrait of Camp ("Like Duxcks"), a few very faint splash marks on the front board, very good lacking the dustwrapper. Laid in is a 32pp. self-wrappered *Supplement to American Football*. A history of the… Read more
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Tarkenton

by KLOBUCHAR, Jim and Fran Tarkenton

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Published
1976
Condition
Near Fine
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New York: Harper & Row, 1976. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. Fifth printing. Small price label remnant on front fly, near fine in rubbed very good dustwrapper.
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Fabulous Redmen: The Carlisle Indians and Their Famous Football Teams

by STECKBECK, John S.

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Published
1951
Condition
Very Good
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$350.00

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Harrisburg: J.Horace McFarland, 1951. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. First edition. A couple of bumps on the boards, very good or better in lightly chipped dustwrapper. Warmly Inscribed by the author: "For Clark Kinnaird - Whose writings touch many fields - A 'pass' to you from the field of sport's history - Sincerely, John S. Steckbeck Aug. 1951." A… Read more
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60 Years of USC-UCLA Football

by SPRINGER, Steve and Michael Arkush

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Published
1991
Condition
Fine
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(Ann Arbor): Longmeadow Press, 1991. Hardcover. Fine/Fine. First edition. Forewords by O.J. Simpson and Gary Beban. Octavo. 210pp. Illustrated. Fine in fine dustwrapper.
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