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Football with the Millionaires
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Football with the Millionaires

By Firmani, Eddie

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1960. The popular South-African born footballer recalls his life and much-travelled career as a free-scoring striker. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear/foxing - 119 pages. Prompt dispatch.. Book Club. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.45

Nuvolari
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Nuvolari

By Lurani, Count Giovanni

London: Cassell & Co, 1959. Traces Nuvolari's story from his boyhood days when his uncle allowed him to take the wheel of a primitive Bianchi, through to being acclaimed as the greatest of them all. Odd, light foxing mainly confined to margins. Written in collaboration with Luigi Marinatto and translated by John Eason Gibson. Good, square hardback in a price-clipped d/w showing light shelfwear & tear and sunning to spine - 223 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$80.92

A Typhoon Called Tyson
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A Typhoon Called Tyson

By Tyson, Frank

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1962. The Northamptonshire quick bowler, generally recognised as one of the fastest of all time, recalls some of the times and highlights of his career including Ashes winning performances down under. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing lightest shelfwear - 218 pages. Prompt dispatch. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.45

Football Ambassador
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Football Ambassador

By Hapgood, E. A. (Eddie)

London: Sporting Handbooks LTD, 1945. Generally considered Arsenal's greatest ever left-back recounts memories from a lengthy career. With a foreword by Stanley Rous. Good, clean hardback in a tatty (see photo) unclipped d/w showing shelfwear & tear and some losses - 154 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Good/Poor. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.45

Double International
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Double International

By Watson, Willie

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1964. The member of that rare sporting circle recounts his career as a footballer for Sunderland & England at football, and Yorkshire and England at cricket. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in a d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 176 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$9.96

Fifteen Paces
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Fifteen Paces

By Davidson, Alan

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1965. With a foreword by Sir Don Bradman. The great left-arm swing bowler recounts his life and career. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing light shelfwear - 190 pages. Prompt dispatch. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo.

$12.45

My World of Soccer
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My World of Soccer

By Greaves, Jimmy

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1967. England's greatest striker recounts a career that started with the South Wood Lane School team in Dagenham. Clean, square hardback in a d/w showing light shelfwear - 126 pages. Prompt dispatch. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$10.58

Cricket : The Great All-rounders
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Cricket : The Great All-rounders

By Arlott, John ( Edited By )

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1971. With contributions from some of the best writers in the sport including a virtuoso analysis of Frank Woolley by Neville Cardus. Clean, bright copy in a d/w - 184 pages including index. Prompt dispatch. . Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$12.45

All For The Wolves
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All For The Wolves

By Cullis, Stanley

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1961. The inspirational centre half recalls his career starting with the Golden Days at Molineux. Includes a generous foreword by Billy Wright. Some light toning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in a d/w - 226 pages. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$12.45

End of an Innings
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End of an Innings

By Compton, Denis

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1959. The legendary batsman recalls what he really thought and felt throughout his career. Light toning to page edges else a clean, square hardback in a d/w - 207 pages. . Hard Cover. Good/Good. 8vo.

$12.45

Patsy Hendren : The Cricketer and His Times
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Patsy Hendren : The Cricketer and His Times

By Peebles, Ian

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1971. Beautifully written profile of the opening batsman who embodied and displayed the true character of cricket. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 183 pages including index.. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo.

$12.45

There's an Awful Lot of Bubbly in Brazil
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There's an Awful Lot of Bubbly in Brazil

By Brazil, Alan; Parry, Mike

Newbury, Berkshire: Highdown, 2006. The life and times of the former Ipswich Town footballer turned broadcaster and race-goer. Faint sunning to page edges else a clean, bright copy in an unclipped d/w showing slight wear & tear - 269 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.07

Jump for Joy (SIGNED COPY)
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Jump for Joy (SIGNED COPY)

By Smythe, Pat

London: Cassell & Co, 1954. Charts the phenomenal rise to fame in becoming the greatest British horsewoman of all time despite having no advantage of money and influence. Her epic televised duel on Finality against Col. Harry Llewellyn on Foxhunter jumped her into the hearts of millions who have never even sat on a horse. Good, clean copy in a somewhat tatty d/w showing shelfwear & tear and some losses - 211 pages. Autographed Copy of Jump for Joy adhered to the half-title page and SIGNED by the author. Prompt dispatch.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Good/Fair. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$21.79

Opening Up : My Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)
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Opening Up : My Autobiography (SIGNED COPY)

By Atherton, Mike

London: Hodder & Stoughton, 2002. England's most capped captain gives a very personal account of the team's fortunes, and his own. Includes battles against some of the great quick bowlers: Donald, Ambrose, Walsh, and his nemesis Glenn McGrath - sledging and all. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 330 pages including index. SIGNED by the author to the title page ''To Roger Happy Birthday Mike Atherton''. Prompt dispatch.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Near Fine/Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$15.56

Jack Russell : Unleashed (SIGNED COPY)
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Jack Russell : Unleashed (SIGNED COPY)

By Russell, Jack

London: CollinsWillow, 1997. Looks at the life and times of one of the most colourful and eccentric characters in international cricket. Flat SIGNED by the author to the dedication page. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing light shelfwear - 256 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$17.43

Alan Mullery : The Autobiography
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Alan Mullery : The Autobiography

By Mullery, Alan

London: Headline Publishing, 2006. The life and times of one of football's great characters including his careers at Fulham and Tottenham Hotspur. SIGNED by Alan on the title page with the inscription ''Best Wishes - Alan Mullery'' A couple of pages dog-eared else a clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 312 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. Signed by Author. First Edition. Hard Cover. As New/As New. 8vo.

$22.41

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: Little, Brown, 2002. Recalls the astonishing events that were about to engulf the soft-spoken Irishman and his young Leeds side at the start of the 2000-01 season. Some light sunning to page edges else a clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 177 pages including epilogue. Prompt dispatch.. Reprint. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$13.07

Merckx : mens en mythe
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Merckx : mens en mythe

By Brunel, Philippe & Vanwalleghem, Rik

Uitgeverij Lannoo, 2003. Large format hardback with text in DUTCH. Looks at the life and times of the man widely considered the greatest professional road cyclist in the history of the sport, winner of the Tour de France five times. Unread copy still in publisher's shrink wrap - 281 pp. Prompt dispatch from the UK.. Hard Cover. As New/As New. Folio.

$52.91

Lester Piggott : The Pictorial Biography
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Lester Piggott : The Pictorial Biography

By Wilson, Julian

London: Queen Anne Press, 1985. Pictorial biography which analyses the life and times of the legendary, if somewhat controversial, champion jockey. Includes an insight into the famous 'jocking off' of Bill Williamson involving Piggott, Vincent O'Brien, and owner John Galbreath. Some light sunning to page edges else a good, clean copy in a price-clipped d/w - 175 pages including index.. First Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

$11.83

Don Davies : 'An Old International'
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Don Davies : 'An Old International'

By Cox, Jack

London: The Sportsmans Book Club, 1963. Fascinating biography of a multi-talented sportsman, bomber pilot in WW1, POW, and later a journalist who was among those who perished in the Munich Air Disaster. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 224 pages including index. Prompt dispatch.. Book Club. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.

$9.96

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