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Olympic Winter Sports in Norway
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Olympic Winter Sports in Norway

By Johannesen, Hjalmar, ed

Oslo, Norway: Norwegian Ski Association, 1952. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine. Published in First Edition state by the Norwegian Ski Association, Oslo, 1952. Profusely illustrated with guidebook-style vistas and stories about and depictions of previous Olympians. Text in Norwegian, English, French and Spanish. Detailed results for all previous Winter Olympics from 1924. Sterling condition hardcover copy, bound in full-leather and with personalized embossed name to bottom of front board and with gorgeous gilt illustrated Olympic symbol and with wreath, with unbruised tips, tight binding, and clean internals, showing only very slight shelf- and edge-wear; not ex-library, with neither underlining nor highlighting anywhere. Heavy, substantial book. 224 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$24.00

Squash Beyond the Basics
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Squash Beyond the Basics

By Robinson, Ian

West Yorkshire, England: Springfield Books Ltd, 1986. First Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/Very Good. Sturdy, attractive hardcover copy, with unbruised tips, tight spine and binding, neat and tidy paste-downs, and neither underlining nor highlighting. Dust jacket fully intact, still bright and shiny, showing only very minor shelf- and edge-wear, and protected by a Kapco sleeve. 159 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$7.00

Indiana Basketball 2005-06

Bloomington, IN, 2005. Softcover. Near Fine. Quarto-size paperback, shiny pictorial paper binding. Binding edges are lightly rubbed, mostly at spine ends and cover corners; bottom outside corner of back cover is very lightly bumped, not affecting the adjoining page. Binding is square, tight, and unfaded; pages are clean and unmarked. We will ask you to pay the actual cost of shipping this large book if you request that it be shipped via Priority Mail or to places outside the U. S. Book is stored in a protective clear plastic bag. An exhaustive introduction to the 2005-06 Indiana University basketball team, with many black-and-white photos and many tables of statistics. 208 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$7.00

Cawood's Comments: 39 Years of Notes, Quotes and Anecdotes
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Cawood's Comments: 39 Years of Notes, Quotes and Anecdotes

By Ledford, Cawood

Lexington, KY: Host Creative Communications, 1991. Softcover. Very Good+. Author. Paper covers, a little rubbed at spine ends and corners. Otherwise square, tightly bound, unfaded, and clean inside and out. Signed on title page, "David, Good Luck! Cawood Ledford." In protective clear plastic bag. 223 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$6.00

1991 Thrasher Calendar
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1991 Thrasher Calendar

San Francisco, CA: High Speed Productions, 1990. Stapled calendar. Near Fine/No Dust Jacket. Paper covers very faintly rubbed at edges. Otherwise near fine. Frankie Hill front cover, full-page color action photos of fourteen other top skateboarders including Tony Hawk, Andy Howell, Christian Hosoi, Mike Estes. In protective clear plastic bag. "Don't throw this calendar away! It is also good for the years 2002, 2013, 2019, 2030, 2047, 2058, 2069, 2075, 2086 & 2097." Be warned. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$7.00

Catching Sight: the world of the British Sporting Print
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Catching Sight: the world of the British Sporting Print

By Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Richmond, Virginia: Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 2013. Softcover. As New. A sterling condition trade paperback with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated softpaper wraps, gatefold-style. Virtually pristine interior, gift-quality condition. Tons of black-and-white and color illustrations. Oversize. 112 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$17.00

Silver Knight: 25 Remarkable Years of Championship Indiana Basketball
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Silver Knight: 25 Remarkable Years of Championship Indiana Basketball

By Hammel, Bob and Rich Clarkson

Bloomington, IN: The Herald-Times, Inc, 1997. Softcover. Very Good. signed. Inscribed and signed by both Bob Hammel and Bob Knight on the flyleaf. Glossy pictorial softcover with french flaps, lightly shelfworn, a few faint scratches to covers. Interior clean and crisp, binding secure. Inscription reads: "Best wishes, Janet and Abby, Bob Hammel & Bob Knight." 148 pp. Oversize. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$50.00

The Thrill of Victory!: a price guide to books on sports
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The Thrill of Victory!: a price guide to books on sports

By Howlett-West, Stephanie

Modesto, California: S. Howlett-West, 1998. Plastic comb-binding. Near Fine. A sterling condition, oversized format, black comb-bound, with laminated card stock covers, with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated covers. Virtually pristine interior, gift-quality condition. Invaluable price guide to sports books, suitable for collectors and booksellers. 251 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$15.00

Track Athletics Up to Date
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Track Athletics Up to Date

By Clark, Ellery H

New York: Duffield and Company, 1920. First Edition. Hardcover. Good/No Dust Jacket. Pictorial gold cloth binding, with black lettering, a little rubbed at extremities, binding very slightly cocked; boards a little soiled; a few small dents to back board; owner's name inked on front free endpaper. Leaf edges, paste-downs, endpapers foxed and smudged slightly, else a tight, clean copy of this classic volume. Tons of sharp and distinct black-and-white photographs. Author was a Gold Medal Winner in the first modern Olympics in Athens in 1896. 146 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$31.00

Basketball Basics
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Basketball Basics

By Odle, Don J

Berne, Indiana: Economy Printing Concern. Hardcover. Very Good/No Dust Jacket. Author. Red cloth binding, slightly rubbed at spine ends, slight forward cock to spine, slight foxing along top edge, else a tightly bound, clean copy of this handy how-to book. Signed by the author at first free endpaper. Lots of good black-and-white photos and diagrams. Special comments by Marion Crawley, co-director of Taylor University's Jr. Basketball Camp, that are relevant to Taylor's coach Odle's teaching approach. 182 pp. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$12.00

The Hero Within Us: a history of Track & Field in the Twentieth Century from a Michigan perspective

By McClellan, Keith

Oak Park, ILlinois: Eastern Michigan Press, 2001. Soft Cover. Near Fine. A sterling condition trade paperback with tight binding, no markings, and little if any wear to the cover. Illustrated softpaper wraps. Virtually pristine interior, gift-quality condition. Perfect gift for the Michigan-born and -bred. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$8.80

Eighty Golfing Years 1905-1985

By Bell, Clarrie

North Adelaide, Australia: North Adelaide Golf Club, 1985. First Edition. Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 204 pages, bound in maroon cloth. Clean, tight, and unmarked. In a clean dust jacket with minimal wear, protected by a mylar cover. Published in commemoration of the official opening of the golf club on July 8, 1905. Illustrated with photographs. Additional postage may be required for oversize or especially heavy volumes, and for sets.

$6.00