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Bird:  The Making of a Sports Legend by  Lee Daniel Levine - Signed First Edition - 1988 - from Charity Bookstall (SKU: 006251)

Bird: The Making of a Sports Legend

Bird:  The Making of a Sports Legend by  Lee Daniel Levine - Signed First Edition - 1988 - from Charity Bookstall (SKU: 006251)
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Bird: The Making of a Sports Legend

by Levine, Lee Daniel

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  • Hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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New York: McGraw Hill, 1988. Signed (first name only) and inscribed by author on fep. First Edition with full numberline. 343 pages plus three sections of black and white photographs on glossy stock. Color photo illustrates front of dust jacket while back of dust jacket is a collection of black and white photographs. From jacket: "Larry Bird, the basketball superstar, is considered by may to be the best player in the history of the game... (This book) chronicles the remarkable rags-to-riches story of one Larry Joe Bird, the basketball phenomenon from a small community in southern Indiana. Rising to statewide prominence in high school...enrolling at Indiana State University, Bird led a Cinderella team to the Final Four...but it has been in his years with the Boston Celtics...that the basketball genius of Larry Bird has come into his own." There is a waterstain to top inside center of the dust jacket, with some green ink bleed (from the green boards) to the top inside corner of inside covers and endpapers. This does not appear on the pages. Bumped head and heel of spine. Chipped top of jacket spine. An errata tucket into inside back cover is lightly tanned and there has been some ink transfer to rear endpage.. Signed by Author. First. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


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Bird: The Making of a Sports Legend
Levine, Lee Daniel
Book condition
Used - Good
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McGraw Hill
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
signed; First Edition; 1st Edition; biography; sports; Basket ball; Larry Bird; Basketball; NBA; National Basketball Association;
Bookseller catalogs
Biography; Signed; First Editions; Sports;
8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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Errata: aka Errata Slip A piece of paper either laid in to the book correcting errors found in the printed text after being... [More]
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The lower most portion of the spine when the book is standing vertically.
First Edition
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