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The Annals of Sporting and Fancy Gazette Vol. I, No. 1 (Jan. 1, 1822) to Vol. 13, No. 78 (June 1, 1828)

The Annals of Sporting and Fancy Gazette Vol. I, No. 1 (Jan. 1, 1822) to Vol. 13, No. 78 (June 1, 1828) by The Annals of Sporting and Fancy Gazette

London: Sherwood Jones and Co, 1822. Hardcover (Half Leather). Very Good. Half leather over marbled boards with gilt sporting ...

$4,500.00
HUNGERS PREVENTION Or, the Whole Art of Fowling by Water and Land. Containing all the Secrets belonging to that art, and brought into true forme or method, by which the most ignorant may know how to take any kind of Fowle either by Land or Water.

HUNGERS PREVENTION Or, the Whole Art of Fowling by Water and Land. Containing all the Secrets belonging to that art, and brought into true forme or method, by which the most ignorant may know how to take any kind of Fowle either by Land or Water. by MARKHAM, Gervase,:

London, printed for Francis Grove and are to be sold by Martha Harrison at the signe of the Lambe at the East end of St. Paules ...

£2,800.00
A Scientific and Practical Treatise on American Football for Schools and Colleges

A Scientific and Practical Treatise on American Football for Schools and Colleges by Stagg, Amos Alonzo and Henry L. Williams

Hartford, Conn.: Press of the Lock, Case and Brainerd Company, 1893. First edition. Blue cloth, 12mo. Near Fine. Very slightly...

$3,250.00
THE LIFE OF A SPORTSMAN ... WITH THIRTY-SIX COLOURED ILLUSTRATIONS BY HENRY ALKEN

THE LIFE OF A SPORTSMAN ... WITH THIRTY-SIX COLOURED ILLUSTRATIONS BY HENRY ALKEN by [Apperley, Charles James]: Nimrod [pseud]

London: Rudolph Ackermann, 1842. vi,[2],402pp. plus five leaves of adverts. Large octavo. Fine grain blue cloth, decorated in b...

$3,000.00
A Sportsman's Cabinet; or, a Correct Delineation of the Various Dogs used in Sports of the Field: including the Canine Race in General...

A Sportsman's Cabinet; or, a Correct Delineation of the Various Dogs used in Sports of the Field: including the Canine Race in General... by Taplin, William - A Veteran Sportsman

London: J. Cundee, 1803-04. 1st. Hardcover. Two volumes spectacularily bound in one. Frontis, engraved title, i-viii, 1-276, in...

$2,880.00
Green Bay Packers: Vince Lombardi Yearbook [Run to Daylight]

Green Bay Packers: Vince Lombardi Yearbook [Run to Daylight] by Lombardi, Vince

Englewood, New Jersey: St. Cecilia High School, 1940 Vince Lombardi Signed 1940 High School Yearbook. The iconic Hall of Fame fo...

$2,850.00
Fabulous Redmen: The Carlisle Indians and Their Famous Football Teams

Fabulous Redmen: The Carlisle Indians and Their Famous Football Teams by Steckbeck, John S; and Jim Thorpe

Harrisburg, Pennsylvania: J. Horace McFarland Company, 1951 First Printing of the First Edition. Signed upon the opening page by...

$2,850.00
The Golfer's Alphabet

The Golfer's Alphabet by Sutphen, W.G. Van T

Harper & Brothers. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1898. First. Hardcover. Personal copy of illustrator A. B. Frost. Signed o...

$2,500.00
PORTRAITS OF CELEBRATED RACEHORSES OF THE PAST AND PRESENT CENTURIES...BEGINNING IN 1702 AND ENDING IN 1870...

PORTRAITS OF CELEBRATED RACEHORSES OF THE PAST AND PRESENT CENTURIES...BEGINNING IN 1702 AND ENDING IN 1870... by Taunton, Thomas Henry

London: Sampson Low, et al., 1887. Four volumes. Small thick quarto. Full contemporary pebbled red morocco, a.e.g. Frontispiece...

$2,500.00
Run To Daylight: The Red Smith Sports Series

Run To Daylight: The Red Smith Sports Series by Lombardi, VInce; with W. C. Heinz

New York : Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1963 First Printing of the First Edition, in brown cloth boards, with black-lettered spine, and ...

$2,500.00
British Hunts and Huntsmen

British Hunts and Huntsmen by Anonymous

NF. In Four Volumes Ñ the complete set: The Biographical Press, London, 1908,1909, 1910, 1911 Ñ all Fi...

$2,400.00
The Play Ground; or, Out-Door Games for Boys. A Book of Healthy Recreations for Youth.  Containing Upwards of A Hundred Amusements ... and Full instructions in Archery, Cricket, Croquet and Base Ball

The Play Ground; or, Out-Door Games for Boys. A Book of Healthy Recreations for Youth. Containing Upwards of A Hundred Amusements ... and Full instructions in Archery, Cricket, Croquet and Base Ball by (Baseball)

New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1866. Splendidly Illustrated with 124 Wood-cuts. 120, [18, ads] pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Cloth-backed...

$2,000.00
FORES'S SPORTING NOTES & SKETCHES, A QUARTERLY MAGAZINE DESCRIPTIVE OF  BRITISH, INDIAN, COLONIAL, AND FOREIGN SPORT

FORES'S SPORTING NOTES & SKETCHES, A QUARTERLY MAGAZINE DESCRIPTIVE OF BRITISH, INDIAN, COLONIAL, AND FOREIGN SPORT by FINCH, MASON, R. M. ALEXANDER, CUTHBERT BRADLEY, ROCKWOOD ET AL

Piccadilly W. London: Messrs, Fores. Very Good+. 1884-1911. First Edition. Hardcover. This magazine was published from 1884-1912...

$1,800.00
A History of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club St. Andrews From 1754-1900

A History of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club St. Andrews From 1754-1900 by Everard, H.S. C

William Blackwood & Sons. Very Good with no dust jacket. 1907. First. Hard Cover. 2" copper-colored stain to bottom rig...

$1,750.00



From thoroughbred racing to billiards, the rare and collectible sports books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room has more than plenty of variety. Many of the books in the rare and collectible sports books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room are signed or are first editions, and many of them would be sure to increase the value of your personal rare and antique book collection. Some of the featured books below are signed biographies, and others are larger books about the history of a rare or unusual sport.

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