Category: Sport


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Never a Gentleman's Game

By: KNOX Malcolm:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: Hardie Grant Books. 2012:

Seller ID: 19967

Hardback ISBN 9781742701936 A tight and clean book. Dustwrapper has creasing at the bottomof the front panel. Frontispiece illustration. 442 pages - most people think of the early days of Test cricket as a time of gentlemanly competition and camaraderie, with any disputes settled by Queensberry Rules over a glass of port. Not so. Cricket between the 1870s and 1914 was fraught with exactly the same bitter, vicious and greedy bad behaviour as the current game. It was cricket in the raw, explored in depth for the first time by the insightful eye of Malcolm Knox, with a genuine affection for th... View more info

How's That? Every cricketer's guide to umpiring.

By: LEE H W:

Price: £7.00

Publisher: London. Lantern Publishing. ND (c. 1947):

Seller ID: 20701

Soft cover. Slightly worn light card covers with some wear to spine-ends. Twin-stapled booklet. 7.3" x 4.8". 40 pp. Some B/W drawings. Wt: 0.2 Kg. Good View more info

The Memorial Biography of Dr. W.G. Grace.

By: LORD HAWKE et alia (Ed):

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London. Constable. 1919.:

Seller ID: 21497

Hardback. 1st Ed. EX LIBRARY., sole evidence of which is ink stamp accession number to prelim. page. Rubbed blue cloth with coloured front cover & spine titles. Some wear to spine-ends & edges. Foxing on end papers. 8.6" x 5.8". xvi pp. + 388 pp. inc. index. Illus: Tissue-guarded col. plate of minature of W.G. ( tear to guard & stain to plate- minature unaffected) + 13 B/W plates inc. facsimile letter. Wt: 0.9 Kg. Good View more info

Mountains of Memory

By: LUNN Arnold:

Price: £4.90

Publisher: Hollis and Carter 1948:

Seller ID: 16620

Hardback First edition. Grey cloth covers with gilt titles. Owners details crossed out on front end paper. Illustrated with colour and B & W plates. Text is clean and unmarked. Dustwrapper is tattered with large sections missing. A famous Skier Gives his impressions of revisiting old haunts after the Second World War. 248 pages Wt 0.6 Kg Good (Poor) View more info

The Elevens of Three Great Schools 1805-1929.

By: LYON W R (Ed):

Price: £15.00

Publisher: Eton. Spottiswoode, Ballantyne. 1930.:

Seller ID: 20690

Hardback. 1st Ed. "Being all recorded scores of cricket matches played between Winchester, Eton & Harrow, with memoirs & biographies of the players". Red cloth with gilt spine titles. Sunned spine. Slight bumping. 8.7" x 5.8". vi pp. + 524 pp. inc. index. Wt: 1.0 Kg. Good+ View more info

Look Behind the Ranges: Mountaineer's Selection of Adventures and Expeditions

By: MacINNES Hamish:

Price: £5.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton 1979:

Seller ID: 16588

Hardback ISBN 0340189495 First edition. Blue covers with minor bump at two corners. Dustwrapper with minor wear and tiny nicks at spine ends, now in removeable clearview cover. A clean, unmarked copy. Illustrated with B & W plates. 271 pages Wt 0.9 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

West Highland Walks: One. Ben Lui to the Falls of Glomach.

By: MacINNES Hamish:

Price: £3.00

Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton 1979:

Seller ID: 14284

Hardback ISBN 0340239158 First edition. Green cloth covers with gilt titles. Dustwrapper with minor damage at top of spine, now in removeable, clearview cover. Small amount of surface damage on front end paper where a label has been removed. Illus. with many photos and maps 245 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Very Good (Good+) View more info

Fishlore: British Freshwater fishes.

By: MACMAHON A. F. Magri:

Price: £2.90

Publisher: Pelican First edition A161 1946:

Seller ID: 4179

Paperback. Covers foxed with damage to surface of spine. End papers foxed. Black and white plates. 208pp Wt 0.2Kg Good+ View more info

Shooting - a complete guide for beginners.


Price: £3.00

Publisher: London. Faber & Faber. 1977.:

Seller ID: 21265

Hardback. ISBN 0571098681 Revised reprint originally published 1972. Brown cloth with gilt spine titles in price-clipped dustwrapper with minor wear to edges. 8.7" x 5.7". 158 pp. inc. index. Illus: 24 pp. B/W plates. Wt: 0.6 Kg. VG (Good+) View more info

Scottish Football: Pictorial History from 1867 to the Present Day

By: McCARRA Kevin:

Price: £6.00

Publisher: Third Eye Centre and Polygon Books 1984:

Seller ID: 12864

Hardback ISBN 0904919889 EX-LIBRARY BOOK Blue covers with gilt titles. Minor damage to surface inside front cover and rear cover where sellotape has been removed. Labels inside front cover and remains of label on front end paper. Ink stamp on title page. Dustwrapper has slight wear and minor indentations on front panel, now in protective clearview cover. Clean and tight text. Football is the currency of conversation in Scotland for well over 100 years...this book captures the excitement, controversy, farce, joy and despair. It includes the finest collection of visual material on the sc... View more info

The Tartan Turf: Scottish Racing - Its Horses and Heroes


Price: £12.00

Publisher: Mainstream Publishing/ The Edinburgh Woolen Mill Ltd., 1988:

Seller ID: 14161

Hardback ISBN 1851581820 Green cloth covers with gilt tiles. Price clipped dustwrapper in removable, clearview cover. A clean used copy Surveys all aspects of racing from breeders to bookmakers. Illus. 240 pages Wt 0.8 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

Coast To Coast On An In-Growing Toenail

By: McKEVER Mike:

Price: £10.00

Publisher: Lulu, 2007.:

Seller ID: 17177

Paperback Covers very slightly rubbed at corners. Internally a clean unmarked copy. The story of a walk on the long distance footpath from St Bees to Robin Hoods Bay 218 pages WT 0.45 Kg Very Good View more info

Talking of Rugby: An Autobiography

By: McLAREN Bill:

Price: £3.90

Publisher: Stanley Paul 1991:

Seller ID: 21152

Hardback ISBN 009173875X Reprint. Clean and unmarked book. Price clipped dustwrapper is a little faded on spine with a reoveable clearview cover. Illustrated. 226 pages The story of the rugby union radio and television commentator. This covers the time tuberculosis ended his rugby playing, his early work on hospital radio and in the local newspapers, and his career following rugby around the world. He also discusses the game itself, and some of the great matches. Wt 0.65 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

Organised Camping : Ministry of Education Pamphlet No. 11


Price: £5.00

Publisher: HMSO 1948:

Seller ID: 21048

Paperback Card covered stapled pamphlet. which is very slightly bent. Illustrated. Clean and unmarked. 60 pages Wt 0.2 Kg Good View more info

Great Langdale [Climbing Guides to the English Lake District, Edited by D. Miller]


Price: £6.00

Publisher: The Fell & Rock Climbing Club of the English Lake District, Manchester, 1980:

Seller ID: 17922

Paperback ISBN 0850280222 Plasticised flexible covers. Small half inch tear at edge of front end paper. Top corner of front end paper and title page slightly creased. Illustrated. 171 pages Wt 0.3 Kg Good View more info

Boycott (Geoff)

By: MOSEY Don:

Price: £5.90

Publisher: Methuen. 1985:

Seller ID: 4017

Hardback. ISBN 0 413 57230 7 First edition Black cloth covers slightly bumped at spine ends. Price clipped dustwrapper with slight wear at spine ends. Wt 0.6Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

The Curling Companion.


Price: £4.90

Publisher: Richard Drew Publishing 1981:

Seller ID: 16616

Paperback ISBN 086267039X A clean and tight copy which looks little used. Illustrated. 192 pages Wt 0.6 Kg Very Good View more info

The Curling Companion.


Price: £4.90

Publisher: Richard Drew Publishing 1981:

Seller ID: 21216

Hardback ISBN 0904002802 A clean and tight copy which looks little used. Illustrated. Dustwrapper in removeable clearview cover. 192 pages Wt 0.6 Kg Very Good (Very Good) View more info

Winter climbs in North Wales.


Price: £3.40

Publisher: Cicerone Press 1974:

Seller ID: 18507

Paperback A tight and clean copy which looks little used. Pages are a little browned from age. 77 pages Wt 0.2 Kg Very Good View more info

Bedside Tennis.


Price: £2.80

Publisher: Elm Tree Books. 1983:

Seller ID: 722

Hardback. ISBN 0241109582 First edition. 10" x 7.7". 88pp. Illus. laminated boards. Very Good View more info