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THE THIRD EAGLE SPORTS ANNUAL
Written by Marcus Morris. Illustrated by Brian White.
Stock no. 1711417
Published by Hulton Press Ltd.. Circa 1954. Very good condition.

Red cloth spine with green pictorial boards. Presenting the stars of sport in word and picture. B/w photos. Cartoons by White. 128 pages. Edges worn. Inscription in ink to front pastedown.
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A VIEW FROM THE GARTH
Written by Peter Thomas.
Stock no. 1808280
1st 1987. Slightly better than very good condition.

One Hundred Years of Taffs Well Rugby 1887-1987. Black and white glazed boards. B/w photos and illustrations. 104 pages. Boards a little scuffed. Contents clean.
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100 YEARS IN BLACK AND WHITE
Written by Horace Jefferies.
Stock no. 1808091
Published by Hughes Griffin Press. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Cross Keys (Monmouthshire) Rugby Football Club. B/w photos. Dustwrapper is a little scuffed and lightly edge-worn with a closed tear repaired to verso with tape.
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CATHCART CASTLE GOLF CLUB 1895 - 1995
No author listed.
Stock no. 2109561
Circa 1995. Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper.

Large format. Red cloth with gilt decoration to front cover. Colour and b/w photos. Printed by Cambus Litho Ltd. Bound by Hunter & Foulis. Small pale mark to edge of text block. Wrapper has small nick to top of spine. Contents fine.
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THE BOOK OF CANOEING
Written by Alec R. Ellis.
Stock no. 1707062
Published by Brown, Son & Ferguson Ltd.. 1946. Almost very good condition in a good dustwrapper.

Blue cloth, gilt titles. B/w photos. How to buy or make your canoe and where to take it. Fold-out maps to rear. Wrapper torn with some loss.
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FENWAY PARK - A STADIUM POP-UP BOOK
Written by John Boswell; David Fisher. Illustrated by Bill Purdom.
Stock no. 1308053
Published by Little, Brown and Company. 1st 1992. Very good condition.

Legendary Home of the Boston Red Sox, baseball fans can now "own" the most revered stadium in baseball history! Large format. Glazed pictorial boards. Stadium Design by Rick Morrison. ISBN: 0316103373. Corners bumped. A few light marks to pop-up background otherwise contents fine.
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THE DIARY OF THE REAL SOUL CREW
Written by Annis Abraham.
Stock no. 1805839
Published by Headhunter Books. 1st 2008. Slightly better than very good condition.

The Cardiff City Soul Crew have been one of the most active football firms in this country for the last four decades. This brutally, honest and open account is told by the people who were there on the frontline. Pictorial cardwraps. B/w photos. ISBN: 9781906085131. SIGNED by the author with dedication to title page. Light crease to lower corner of front cover.
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THE SKIPPER
Written by Andrew Hignell.
Stock no. 1601867
Published by Limlow Books. 1st 1995. Fine condition in a fine dustwrapper.

A biography of Wilf Wooller. ISBN: 1874524122.
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THE GREYHOUND AND GREYHOUND RACING
Written by Roy Genders.
Stock no. 1205174
Published by Sporting Handbooks Ltd.. 1st 1975. Nearly fine condition in a very good dustwrapper.

A History of the Greyhound in Britain from the Earliest Times to the Present Day. Red cloth, gilt title to spine. B/w illustrations. ISBN: 0850200474. Corners bumped. Wrapper has a faded spine and rubbed corners.
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THE RACE COURSES ATLAS OF GREAT BRITAIN AND IRELAND
Written by F.H. Bayles.
Stock no. 1804392
Published by Henry Faux. 1903. Very good condition.

Illustrated with sixty coloured descriptive diagrams showing the Gradients and Geological Character of every Race-course in Great Britain, and the principal Courses in Ireland. Together with a Complete Description of the Country on which every recognised Hunt Meeting is held in England. Very large oblong format. Rebound with three quarters calf but retaining original red cloth boards with gilt title. Advertisements to rear. Boards marked and stained. Leather binding faded at lower edges and across top and bottom of cloth boards. Front endpaper has a few minor chips to edges and lower corner cut. Joints strengthened with tape. Closed tear to Brighton course map (no loss) and closed tears to folds of some of the fold-out maps (again, no loss). Contents clean.
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SYMPTOMS OF BEING AMUSED VOLUME 1
Written by Henry Alken. Illustrated by Henry Alken.
Stock no. 1804390
Published by Thos. McLean. 1st 1822. Almost very good condition.

Volume 1 (all published). Large oblong format. Three quarters burgundy leather with cloth sides. 42 handcoloured plates including title page by Alken, many in his sporting/equine style. Marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Includes Symptoms of a Preface page. Boards worn, faded and marked. Joints cracked but binding still tight. Inscription in ink to verso of first blank page. 41 of 42 hand coloured plates present. Frontis has been expertly repaired/relined. Probably a rebound copy as the tissue guards have watermark dating 1865. Plates wonderfully bright but grubby marks to margins and slightly affecting plates. Overall a nice copy of a weird and wonderful item!
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THE OBSERVER'S BOOK OF CRICKET (CYANAMID WRAPPER)
Written by Peter Smith.
Stock no. 1203494
Published by Frederick Warne & Co Ltd.. 1979. Very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper.

Observers book no. 49. In the rare advertising wrapper. With 8 colour and 8 b/w plates. ISBN: 0723215979. Rear cover has small damp stain to corner. Bottom edge of wrapper is damp stained; with some grubby marks.
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