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  • Baseball Has Done It

    By Jackie Robinson

    Our Price: $1,350.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: J. B. Lippincott Company
    8vo. 1st edition. SIGNED by Robinson. Toning to leaves. Dampstaining to edges of text block, effecting a couple inches at top margin of front endpapers, about an inch at lower hinge of rear endpapers, and length of fore-edge of rear blanks where is a little darker. Toning to cloth; dampstaining to about an inch at tail of spine, a few inches along upper margin of boards, an inch at lower fore-corner of front board, and length of fore-margin of rear board lightly extending to turn-ins. Some wear to spine ends and edges of boards, bumping and wear to fore-corners. Dampstaining effecting most of d.j., though not particularly dark. D.j. is toned, heavily edgeworn with chips, front flap detached, holes, tears to fore-edge of rear flap. Good in Fair d.j.
  • Frederick II : de Arte Venandi Cum Avibus, Ms. Pal. Lat. 1071, Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana

    By Frederick II

    Our Price: $800.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112009965
    • Publisher: Akademische Druck
    • Published: 1969
    2 volumes. Folio. Facsimile edition of Frederick ll's 13th century treatise on hunting with birds. Facsimile volume in Latin; text of Commentary volume in German. Slight fading to spines. Minor soiling to boards of commentary volume. Light toning and soiling to somewhat scuffed slipcase, with minor chipping and wear to corners. VG in VG slipcase. THE SET:
  • Golf: The Impossible Collection: The 100 Most Legendary Courses in the World

    By George Peper

    Our Price: $600.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Assouline
    • Published: N.D.
    (New York). Folio. Bowing to front board with gentle rubbing to boards. Miniscule cracking to lower forecorners of slipcase. Wear and abrasions to spine of cardboard box with bumping to edges and rubbing to boards. NF/NF in VG cardboard box.
  • The Chronicles Of Golf: 1457 To 1857

    By Alastair J. Johnston

    Our Price: $450.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111405379
    • Publisher: Alastair J. Johnston
    • Published: 1993
    (Alastair J. Johnston). (Cleveland). (1993). Thick 4to. LIMITED SIGNED EDITION, 900 copies printed. Some edgewear to d.j; fading to spine and chips, creases at head. Faint shelfwear to extremities of slipcase. VG/VG in VG slipcase.
  • The Compleat Angler, or the Contemplative Man's Recreation

    By Izaak Walton

    Our Price: $450.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111786782
    • Publisher: Freemantle & Company
    • Published: 1902
    2 volumes. Large 8vo. 'Winchester edition'. Top edge gilt. Full green cloth, lightly faded at foxed at margins and spine. Minor bumping to extremities. Paper along hinges on v.1 just starting to crack.Light toning to leaves, with slight foxing to first and last few pages of each volume. VG. THE SET:
  • By Mountain, Lake, and Plain: Being Sketches of Sport in Eastern Persia

    By R.L. Kennion

    Our Price: $300.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789110734036
    • Publisher: William Blackwood and Sons
    • Published: 1911
    8vo. 1st edition. Original cloth. Large bookplate affixed to f.p.d. Off-setting and discoloration to e.p.s and p.d.s. Foxed leaves with some bumping to fore-edge. Wear to cloth at spine ends, corners and along edges. Rear board bumped and scuffed with a few faded spots. Tanned spine. VG/--.
  • The Pointer And His Predecessors: An Illustrated History of the Pointing Dog from the Earliest Times

    By William Arkwright

    Our Price: $300.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111523424
    • Publisher: Arthur L. Humphreys
    • Published: 1902
    4to. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION. 750 copies printed. Top edge gilt. Slight lean to spine; some darkening, soiling, mostly from decades of dust and handling. Covers lightly bumped at edges with some wear to fore corners; rear cover a little bowed. P.o. inscription inked to f.f.e.p. Foxing to leaves, remaining primarily at end papers, blanks, and edges of text block; text leaves quite clean. VG.
  • A Pageant Of Youth

    Our Price: $250.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112545241
    • Publisher: State Art Publishers
    • Published: 1939
    8vo. Toning to leaves. Some darkening from glue burning to cloth, a little wear to spine ends and fore-corners of boards. VG
  • 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 450 copies. Lacking d.j. and slipcase. Touch of fading to spine. VG/--.
  • Maserati: The Postwar Spots Racing Cars

    By Joel E. Finn

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111786744
    • Publisher: John W. Barnes, Jr. Publishing, Inc.
    Oblong 8vo. 1st edition. INSCRIBED. Light bumping to lower fore corner of front board. Slight toning to leaves. Toning, some rubbing, edgewear,chips and tears to d.j. VG/VG.
  • The Mick

    By Micky Mantle

    Our Price: $200.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • Publisher: Doubleday & Company, Inc.
    • Published: 1985
    8vo. Later printing. SIGNED by Mantle. An intermittent and unidentified light brown spotting to leaves. Very slight fading to tail of spine and lower margins of boards; shallow bumping to bottom edge of boards. Toing to d.j., negligible rubbing to edges. VG/VG.
  • Montpelier: The Recollections of Marion duPont Scott: As Told to Gerald Strine

    By Marion duPont Scott

    Our Price: $175.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111796729
    • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
    • Published: 1976
    Oblong folio. LIMITED NUMBERED DELUXE EDITION, One of 500 copies, this one inscribed by Marion Dupont Scott. A fine copy, still in the original shipping box. Fine.
  • Montpelier: The Recollections of Marion duPont Scott: As Told to Gerald Strine

    By Marion duPont Scott

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789111796736
    • Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
    • Published: 1976
    Oblong folio. LIMITED NUMBERED DELUXE EDITION, One of 500 copies, finely bound in full grained calf, and housed in quarter-bound clamshell box. Still in publisher's original shipping box. Fine in Fine box.
  • Red Coats in Chester County

    By J. Stanley Reeve

    Our Price: $150.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112163346
    • Publisher: The Derrydale Press
    (1940). 8vo. LIMITED NUMBERED EDITION, one of 570 copies. Slight rubbing to red cloth of spine ends and corners. Faint toning to extremities of leaves. Otherwise, bright copy. VG.
  • California Surfriders 1946: A Scrapbook of Surfriding and Beach Stuff

    By Doc Ball

    Our Price: $135.00
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9789112067811
    • Publisher: Mountain and Sea Books
    Small thin 4to. 2nd edition. A little rubbing to edges of covers, some staining to front boards. Previous owner's name inked to f.f.e.p. Toning to edges of text block. VG.

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