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Los Deportes Nauticos en Cataluna. Mas de un siglo de Remo, Vela y Motor

by Jose Maria Martinez Hidalgo (José Maria Martínez Hidalgo)

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1978
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
Limited Edition
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$150.00

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Signed by Author. Gilt title to front cover and spine. Signed limited edition of 1000 copies, of which this is no. 520. Signed on colophon and inscribed on title page. 213 pages.
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Reese on Play, An Introduction to Good Bridge

by Terence Reese

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1947
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$180.00

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Red paper covered boards with gilt particulars to spine. Organized into 4 parts: Mainly Attack, Mainly Defense, Tactical Strokes in the Middle Game, and The End Game. Includes many diagrams of play throughout. Loss to head of spine; general wear to corners (see image). 232 pp. 5 1/4 x 7 1/2 inches.
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Lawn Tennis as a Game of Skill

by Lieut S.C.F Peile

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1885
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$800.00

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Pp. 90, [6, ads]. Red pictorial cloth cover. Edited by Richard D. Sears. Tight gutters and hinges. Previous owner's name with compliments of H. L. Taylor. Otherwise a nearly as-new copy.
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$800.00
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Fifty (50) Years of Stock Car Racing: (SIGNED)

by Ken Breslauer

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1998
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Signed Collector's Edition
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$150.00

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Limited edition numbered 1953 of 4,343 copies signed by Richard Petty, Ken Breslauer, and David Bull. "This volume includes 'A Tribute to Daytona,' the official collection of Daytona 500 and Firecracker 400 programs presented together for the first time and arranged in a timeline with race summaries." Forward by Richard Petty. Content include: Collecting Basics; Programs; Tickets and Credentials; Books,… Read more
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The Complete Curler

by John Gordon Grant, M.A.

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Published
1914
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$130.00

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Blue cloth (lightly faded to green on spine) binding with debossed image of a curler, black bands, and curling stones to front cover. Gilt particulars to spine and black detailing. Some rubbing to head and tail of spine. Contains 16 full-page illustrations and 48 diagrams. [xii] 220 pp. 5 1/2 x 8 inches
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Lawn Tennis at Home and Abroad

by A. Wallis Myers

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$145.00

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Brown cloth with illustration of a tennis court to front cover and spine. Edited by A. Wallis Myers with contributions by H. S. Mahony, H. S. Scrivener, G. W. Hillyard, Mrs. Sterry and other authorities on the game. Contents include: The old school and the new; memories of men and meetings; courts and conditions; lawn tennis for ladies; players of… Read more
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Croquet, Its Principles and Rules

by Prof. A. Rover

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Published
1871
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Eight Edition
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$85.00

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Blue wraps with losses to corners and edges (see image). Occasional stains. No markings or previous owners' names. 4.15 x 6.4 in. 70pp.
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Lawn Tennis as a Game of Skill

by Lieut. S. C. F. Peile, ed. Richard D. Sears

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Published
1887
Condition
Very Good
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$350.00

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Full brown cloth with pictorial cover. Dark grey endpapers. Wear all around (see image). Stain to top and to fore-edge. Occasional dog eared pages. Overall nice and scarce copy without previous owners' names or markings. 4.75 x 6.9 in. 101pp
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Deep blue wraps. Fold marks. Losses to top front corner right edge, head and tail of spine. Rear wrap taped to spine. Otherwise, inside in very good condition, without previous owners' names or markings. 335pp.
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$85.00
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Vintage USSR Olympics Poster

by M. Getman

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1977
Condition
Very Good
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$380.00

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Tears to periphery and visible folds (see image). 26 x 41.4 in.
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Lawn Tennis

by R.F. & H.L Doherty

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1903
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Full blue cloth; white particulars to front and spine. Photograph frontispiece of two tennis players. Book dedication to and including photograph of Imperial Highness the Grand Duchess Anastasie of Meckelenburg-Schwerin. 25 numbered plates. Wear all around (see image). Occasional foxing. Overall nice copy without previous owners' names or markings. 6.75 x 8.6 in. 146pp.
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Practical Lawn Tennis

by James Dwight

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Published
1893
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Mildly ex-library with Dewey call number to spine & bookplate of Worthington Library to front pastedown. Clean copy without previous owner's names or other markings. Pp. 168
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52, [8] ad pp. Two full-page diagrams, included in pagination. 17x11 cm (6¾x4¼") Remnants only of original printed canvas wraps. First Edition. First American book on Croquet. The Newport Croquet Club was founded in 1865.
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Delivering Rugby to the World - Rugby World Cup 2011 New Zealand

by Tana Umaga, Paul Morgan and Sean Fitzpatrick

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2011
Condition
Fine
Edition
Collector's Edition
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$330.00

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#195 of only 300 copies. Photographers: Jo Caird and Georgie. As new in slipcase. 124 pp.
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Jeffreys Bay

by Marcus Sanders, Kimball Taylor

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2007
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$200.00

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#524 of only 2000 copies. World Wide Waves Vol 1. Includes CD "The Pure Line: Jeffrey's Bay" presented by Billabong and narrated by Shaun Tomson. Full brown calf boards and slipcase. Wear to edges of spine. Nice copy without previous owners' names or markings.
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Rene Herse

by Jan Heine

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
2012
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$200.00

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Blue cloth. Dust jacket in fine condition. Very nice, clean copies without previous owners' names or other markings.
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Helps and Hints How to Protect Life and Property with Instructions in Rifle & Pistol Shooting, Etc.

by Lt. Col. Baron de Berenger

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Published
1835
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
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$300.00

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London: T. Hurst. Very Good. 1835. First Edition. Nicely bound in supple half black morocco over pebbled boards. Ten plates, two of which are folding. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; All shipments through USPS insured Priority Mail. .
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MERRY XMAS. Mr. Williams 20 Pine St. N.Y.

by Harold G. Pickering

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Published
1940
Condition
Very Good
Edition
Limited Edition
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$400.00

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New York: The Derrydale Press. Very Good. 1940. Limited Edition. Number 34 of only 267 copies. Green cloth boards with pictorial title stamped in silver to front cover. Title in silver to spine. Bookseller's sticker residue to top right corner of front free fly. Front free fly inscribed "To my friends Helen and Jack Keane with my… Read more
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Slammin' Sam

by Sam Snead with George Mandoza and foreword by Bob Hope

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Published
1986
Condition
Very Good in Very Good dust jacket
Edition
First Edition
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$100.00

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Mint green cloth boards with gilt particulars to spine. Light wear to head of spine of dust jacket, which is otherwise in very good condition. Inscription to previous owner reads "All the best pal/ Regards" from author to front fly. A nice clean copy without further markings. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 238… Read more
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Hunting-Fishing and Camping

by L. L. Bean

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William Chrisant & Sons' Old Florida Book Shop, ABAA, ILAB, FABA
Published
1942
Condition
Very Good
Edition
First Edition
Item Price
$180.00

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Red cloth boards with title, author and pictorial of Maine stamped to front cover. Spine slightly faded. Map of Baxter State Park to front endpapers. Map of Maine showing regional deer kills from 1941 to rear endpapers. A nice clean copy without previous owners' names or other markings. ; 96 pages; All shipments… Read more
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$180.00