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Cricket Heritage
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Cricket Heritage

By Edrich, W. J.

London: Stanley Paul & Company. Very Good- with no dust jacket. 1948. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Missing DJ, corners lightly bumped and rubbed, tiny cigarette burn to front board, lightly sunned spine, fly shadows and some foxing to endpapers. ; Green cloth boards with black lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. ; B&W Photographs; 224 pages; Bill Edrich's first book detailing his cricketing heritage, his family had been cricketers for generations, and his test career with England. .

$8.63

Kicking with Both Feet  The Inside Story of How the Game Really Works
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Kicking with Both Feet The Inside Story of How the Game Really Works

By Clark, Frank; Kehoe, Nick

London: Headline Book Publishing. Good+. 2000. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Some reading and cover creases, some edge and shelf wear, some grime to edges of reading block. ; Good reading copy, no names inside. ; B&W Photographs; 352 pages; The inside story of English football, by the man who took over from Brian Clough at Nottingham Forest. .

$4.17

From The Boundary
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From The Boundary

By Robinson, Ray

London: Collins. Good+ with no dust jacket. 1951. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Missing DJ, corners lightly bumped, sunned spine, small sticker ghost to front endpaper, light foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block, slight grime. ; Green cloth boards with silver gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside. ; B&W Photographs; 256 pages; Ray Robinson was the first of the great Australian cricket writers. This his second book is full of wonderful cricket stories and features a section on all the ducks made by Don Bradman, showing that even he was human. .

$8.63

Racing to Win
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Racing to Win

By Statistician

London: W Foulsham & Co Ltd. Very Good+. 1987. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Light shelf wear, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo uncredited. ; 80 pages; A guide to betting sensibly on horse racing based on statistical analysis. .

$2.98

Betting for Profit  Flat Racing and National Hunt Systems to Help You Win
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Betting for Profit Flat Racing and National Hunt Systems to Help You Win

By Duncan, David

London: W Foulsham & Co Ltd. Very Good+. 1989. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Some shelf and edge wear, some cover creases, some foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Cover photo uncredited. ; 128 pages; A guide to betting sensibly on horse racing based on statistical analysis. .

$3.56

Football Daft
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Football Daft

By Parkinson, Michael

London: Arrow Books. Very Good. 1973. Reprint; First Printing. Paperback. Mass Market PB . Light edge and shelf wear, sunned spine. ; Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread. Cover photo uncredited. ; Cartoons; 128 pages; A series of articles on the game of football some having previously appeared in the pages of Punch magazine. .

$3.56

Graham Gooch  The Biography
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Graham Gooch The Biography

By Tennant, Ivo

London: H. F. & G. Witherby Ltd.. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1992. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Light shelf wear to unclipped DJ. ; Blue cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. DJ photo by Graham Morris. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; B&W Photographs; 224 pages; Biography of the Essex and England cricketer, Graham Gooch, tracing his career from its erratic beginnings to his standing as an established and highly successful Test Match batsman and captain. .

$14.28

The Wrong Stuff
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The Wrong Stuff

By Lee, Bill; Lally, Dick

New York: The Viking Press. Near Fine in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1984. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear to unlipped DJ. ; Cerise boards quarter bound black cloth with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread and near as new. DJ cover photo by Heinz Kluetmeier / Sports Illustrated. ; 252 pages; Bill Lee, former Pitcher for the Boston Red Sox and Montreal Expos, describes his life and career and his outlook on the game of baseball. .

$17.85

The Final Score An Autobiography
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The Final Score An Autobiography

By Moore, Brian; Giller, Norman

London: Hodder & Stoughton Ltd. Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1999. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, some foxing to edges of reading block. ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. Heavy book and priced accordingly. ; Photographs; 256 pages; The autobiography of ITV's voice of football .

$17.85

'Tiger' Smith of Warwickshire and England  The autobiography of E J Smith
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'Tiger' Smith of Warwickshire and England The autobiography of E J Smith

By Smith E J; Murphy, Patrick

London: The Readers Union. Very Good in Very Good+ dust jacket. 1981. Reprint; First Printing. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, slight foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names inside, appears unread. ; B&W Photographs; 144 pages; Not many careers in a single sport span more than sixty years but such was the case with E J Smith. He started as a player with Warwickshire in 1903 and finished as coach with the same club in 1968. Wicket-keeper, batsman, umpire and coach he knew all the greats of the game. .

$10.12

Murphy's Law  A Biography of Alex Murphy
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Murphy's Law A Biography of Alex Murphy

By Clarke, Brian

London: Kingswood Press. Very Good. 1988. First Edition; First Printing. Paperback. Some cover creases and foxing to endpapers and edges of reading block. ; Nice tight flat copy, no names inside. Cover photo by Andrew Varley. ; B&W Photographs; 176 pages; Detailed biography of Rugby League legend, Alex Murphy. One of the most talented players of his generation, Murphy was often controversial both on and off the field, first as a player and later as a manager. .

$7.13

Linseed and Fishpaste  Confessions of a Cricket Nut
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Linseed and Fishpaste Confessions of a Cricket Nut

By Bussell, Mark

London: Headline Book Publishing. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket. 1997. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Minor shelf wear to unclipped DJ, some toning to top edge of reading block. ; Brown cloth boards with silver gilt lettering to spine. Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside. DJ photo by Peter Dazely. ; 224 pages; The story of one man's obsession with the greatest game in the world. .

$11.61

Leeds United On Trial  The Inside Story of an Astonishing Year
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Leeds United On Trial The Inside Story of an Astonishing Year

By O'Leary, David

London: Time Warner. Very Good; Some reading and cover creases, light foxing. ; First paperback . edition. Nice tight copy, no names inside.. 2002. Reprint. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; Colour Photographs; 272 pages; Since the departure of Don Revie from Elland Road to become England manager, Leeds United have found it hard to relive former glories. One of the high spots was under manager David O'Leary when the team was once again competitive and pushing for honours. This is his own account of the 2000/2001 season where successes on the pitch were always under the cloud of an ongoing court case against two of the members of the team. ; 0751534013 .

$3.87

Fast Bowling with Bob Willis
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Fast Bowling with Bob Willis

By Willis, Bob

London: Willow Books. Very Good with no dust jacket; Missing DJ if issued, corners lightly . bumped, some foxing. ; Gloss pictorial boards. Nice tight copy, no names . inside.. 1984. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; B&W Photographs and illustrations; 112 pages; The art of fast bowling as described by one who knows what it's all about. The fundamentals are covered with losts of photographs and line illustrations to amplify the text, also details of the problems the fast bowler faces through his or her career and recommended exercises to build strenght and stamina. ; 0002180227 .

$11.61

Do I Not Like That!
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Do I Not Like That!

By Tibballs, Geoff

London: Virgin Books. Very Good; Some cover creases and shelf wear, some foxing. ; Nice tight . copy, no names inside. Promotional copy.. 1999. First Edition. Paperback. Mass Market PB . First Printing; 96 pages; One-Liners, Wise Words, Gaffes and Blunders from the World's Greatest Football Managers. .

$2.98

Summer Days  Writers on Cricket
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Summer Days Writers on Cricket

By Meyer, Michael; (editor)

Oxford: Oxford University Press. Very Good-; Light cover creases and shelf wear, birthday gift message to . front endpaper, some foxing. ; Cover artwork detail from The Cricket Match . by Liz Wright.. 1987. Reprint. Paperback. Third Printing; 256 pages; Anthology of thirty-three pieces of writing refarding England's Summer game. Not all the writers play cricket, but each essay reveals their love of the game, producing a collection of rich memories, incidents, annecdotes and experiences. ; 0192813781 .

$6.55

Cricket Country
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Cricket Country

By Blunden, Edmund

London: The Imprint Society. Fair with no dust jacket; Missing DJ, some rubbing to leather spine panel, . some cover grime, marker pen initials to inside front cover, missing front . endpaper. ; Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to black leather spine . panel. Good reading copy.. 1945. Reprint. Hardcover. Book Club Edition . First Printing; 224 pages; A collection of English cricket essays. .

$5.36

The Penguin Book of Squash
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The Penguin Book of Squash

By Nadim, Samir

Harmondsworth, Middlesex, England: Penguin Books Ltd. Very Good; Light shelf wear, some foxing to front cover. ; Nice tight flat . copy, no names or marks inside, appears unread.. 1979. First Edition. Paperback. Penguin Handbooks; B&W Illustrations and Photographs; 176 pages; Excellent guide to the game for the absolute beginner as well as the experienced player wanting to improve their game. ; 0140463542 .

$5.70

Armchair Golf
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Armchair Golf

By Corbett, Ronnie; Clark, Clive

London: Fontana. Very Good-; Some reading creases and shelf wear, a few stains to edges of . reading block. ; Nice tight copy, no names inside. Wrap around cover . artwork by Graham Thompson.. 1987. Reprint. Paperback. First Printing; Cartoons; 128 pages; A collection of humourous golfing stories told by the popular British comedian in his famous armchair style. ; 0006372384 .

$7.86

The Ferguson Effect
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The Ferguson Effect

By Harris, Harry

London: Orion. Very Good+ in Very Good dust jacket; Light shelf and edge wear to . unclipped DJ, one slight dint to base of boards. ; Gloss pictorial boards. . Nice tight copy, no names or marks inside.. 1999. First Edition. Hardcover. First Printing; Colour photographs; 192 pages; Compiled by the Chief Football writer of The Mirror newspaper, fifty of the biggest names in football give their own unique insights into the astounding character and career of Alex Ferguson. .

$10.72

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