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BOXIANA OR SKETCHES OF ANCIENT AND MODERN PUGILISM
Written by Pierce Egan; John Ford.
Stock no. 1820796
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1976. Very good condition.

From the days of the renowned James Figg and Jack Broughton to the heroes of the later Milling Era Jack Scroggins and Tom Hickman. A selection, edited and introduced by John Ford. Brown cloth spine, gilt titles. Orange and brown decorated boards. Colour illustrations. Spine lightly browned. Contained in publisher's slipcase which is faded at edges and scuffed.

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CRICKET OF TO-DAY AND YESTERDAY (2 VOLUMES)
Written by Percy Cross Standing; et al.
Stock no. 2133938
Published by Blackwood, Le Bas & Co.. 1st 1902. Good condition.

Large format. Green cloth with gilt titles. Colour plates and b/w photos. Volume 1 has a few inch split to top of spine and then horizontally across spine. Uneven marks - possibly some damp marking. Bumping to edges and some other marks. Hinges are split. Some foxing and browning to pages.

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THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY: THE RISE AND FALL OF PONTYPOOL RFC
Written by Nick Bishop; Alun Carter.
Stock no. 1820272
Published by Mainstream Publishing. Circa 2013. Slightly better than very good condition in a nearly fine dustwrapper.

The symbolic tale of the disintegration of the social fabric that held a once-great club together, both on and off the playing field - often irresistibly funny, eventually tragic, but always larger than life. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781780576374. 2nd printing. Fox spots to text block.

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PUBLIC SCHOOLS ALPINE SPORTS CLUB YEAR BOOK 1927
No author listed.
Stock no. 1820174
Published by Horace Marshall & Son. 1927. Very good condition.

Red cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. xlvi pages divided between front and rear and 240 pages. All edges red. Spine & rear board edges faded. Page xii & xxxix detached but present. Hinges at front and rear pulled.

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THE BADMINTON LIBRARY OF SPORTS AND PASTIMES - TENNIS: LAWN TENNIS, RACKETS: FIVES
Written by J.M Heathcote; E.O.P Bouverie; A.C. Ainger.
Stock no. 1820172
Published by Ashford Press Publishing. 1st thus 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

Facsimile of 1903 edition. Red cloth boards, gilt titles. B/w text illustrations. ISBN: 1852530197.

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THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY: THE RISE AND FALL OF PONTYPOOL RFC
Written by Nick Bishop; Alun Carter.
Stock no. 2133554
Published by Mainstream Publishing. 1st 2013. Nearly fine condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The symbolic tale of the disintegration of the social fabric that held a once-great club together, both on and off the playing field - often irresistibly funny, eventually tragic, but always larger than life. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781780576374. Light page edge browning. Wrapper is price-cut.

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PONTYPOOL'S PRIDE
Written by Edward Donovan; Arthur Crane; Allan Smith; John Harris.
Stock no. 2133550
Published by Old Bakehouse Publications. 1st 1988. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

The Official History of Pontypool Rugby Football Club 1868-1988. Large format. Red boards, gilt title to spine. Colour and b/w photos. ISBN: 0951218115. Foxing to outer page edges. A few light margin marks. Wrapper is creased with edge-chips and small tears, but minimal loss.

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THE GOOD, THE BAD AND THE UGLY: THE RISE AND FALL OF PONTYPOOL RFC
Written by Nick Bishop; Alun Carter.
Stock no. 1819756
Published by Mainstream Publishing. 1st 2013. Very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

The symbolic tale of the disintegration of the social fabric that held a once-great club together, both on and off the playing field - often irresistibly funny, eventually tragic, but always larger than life. Colour photos. ISBN: 9781780576374. Spine slightly cocked. Text block browned. Pictorial dustwrapper has a tiny closed tear to top of front panel (no loss).

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PERRY ON TENNIS
Written by Fred J. Perry.
Stock no. 2132674
Published by Hutchinson & Co.. Very good condition.

Green cloth with black titles. Expert advice for all on Lawn Tennis. B/w photos. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some browning and light fading to edges.

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CARDIFF CITY FOOTBALL CLUB THE OFFICIAL HISTORY OF: THE BLUEBIRDS
Written by John Crooks.
Stock no. 1818549
Published by Yore Publications. 1st 1992. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Blue boards, gilt title to spine. B/w photos. 320 pages. ISBN: 095133218X. SIGNED by the author to title page (best wishes). Text block slightly browned. Pictorial dustwrapper is lightly scuffed.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF SHOW JUMPING & EVENTING
Written by Vivien Batchelor. Illustrated by Christine Bousfield.
Stock no. 1318137
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1976. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observer book no. 60. With 44 line drawings and 27 b/w photos. Photos by Leslie Lane. ISBN: 0723215510. Spine bumped. A6 written in purple felt-tip in small circle to front pastedown. Slight wrinkling to front free-endpaper. Price-cut wrapper is slightly edge worn and browned.

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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF GOLF
Written by Tom Scott.
Stock no. 1318133
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1st 1975. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Observers Book No. 58. With 8 colour plates and 26 b/w photos. ISBN: 0723215200. Top corner of front flap of dustwrapper cut. Minimal browning to dustwrapper.

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