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B.E.G. Story 1954, The

B.E.G. Story 1954, The

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1954 British Empire & Commonwealth Games 1954. The Commonwealth Games: starting with a short summary of its history, followed by a short introduction to each of its nations, an overview of the dilfferent sports competing with some records and the featuring of the diverse sports venues in Vancouver, BC, Canada. Card cover with staple binding, twelve signatures to dedication page mostly of athletes competing in swimming and diving events such as: Bill Patrick, Canada - gold medal winner diving, 10 m highboard; Ann Long, England - double medal winner, diving; Alan Hine, England - bronze medal winner, 220 yd. back stroke; Eunice Miller, England - silver medal, 10 m highboard illustrated throughout with drawings, 64 pages. Some shelf and edge wear, cover is detached and worn, shows a 3/4 split to spine, a few creases and dark spots, a few smudges to dedication page. Shipping charges are calculated for a standard parcel under 1 kg. Additional charges will apply for heavier shipments, but not until the customer agrees. Canadian customers, please note that applicable sales taxes will be added. Please contact us with any questions you might have. Card Cover. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" Tall-Oblong.
  • Bookseller: Black Sheep Books CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 013486
  • Title: B.E.G. Story 1954, The
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Date published: 1954
  • Keywords: British Empire, Commonwealth, Sports Events, Commonwealth Games, Signed Copy,
  • Bookseller catalogs: Canada; Sports;
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾\" - 9¾\" Tall-Oblong


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