Sport & Leisure

Welcome to the Sport & Leisure list. Please go to the relevant pages for Boxing, Cricket , Golf & Football lists.  If you are looking for particular books not listed please e-mail me at as I have others in stock and do receive new ones in.

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1441. Beamont, Bill: Thanks to Rugby

Stanley Paul, 1982: Excellent condition first edition, price unclipped autobiography on the great England Rugby Union star 6.00

1264. --: Boys' Book of All Sports:

London: news Chronicle, c1952: Lovely contents for age, dust jacket is complete with some wear & tear. Articles on 15 year old Lester Piggott, many greats from a variety of sports, 160 pages. 12.00

1130. Edited by David Coleman: BBCtv Grandstand Sport:

Vernon Holding Ltd, 1965: Lovely contents, tatty, but complete dust jacket, price unclipped, inscription, scarce book with features on Manchester United, Virginia Wade, Lester Piggott etc 9.00

1370. Frankland-Payne-Gallwey, Sir Ralph: Letters to Young Shooters:

Longmans, 1914: Lovely book on the choice and use of a gun. Excellent contents for age, no inscriptions 15.00

776. Hodgson, Barrie N: Freshwater Fishes of the British Isles.

John Crowther, 1947. Worn cloth cover and endpapers. First colour edition. 5.00

1369. Kennard, C. H.: What Sport !:

London: Muller Ltd, 1947: First edition with tatty dust jacket and browning on endpapers. Very good contents, fascinating book of interest to " poachers, dog-lovers, fishermen and all really nice people" 9.00

1439. Hare, Dusty & Norrie, David: Dusty

Queen Anne Press, 1985: Lovely first edition SIGNED by Dusty Hare, the England Rugby great.. Dust jacket, price unclipped and Dusty Hare has signed 'To George Best Wishes' 15.00

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Frederick Muller Ltd, 1942. Green cloth cover with browning dust jacket, contents very good, charming first edition. 18.00

1440. Hastings, Scott & Douglas, Derek: Great Scott !

Mainstream, 1996 Lovely condition first edition autobiography on Scotland's Rugby star 6.00

1430. Mandell, Richard D.: The Nazi Olympics

Souvenir Press, 1972: First British edition, excellent condition contents and very good colourful dust jacket. Marvellous account of the 1936 Berlin Olympics. 12.00

1438. Mansell, Nigel & Allen, James: Nigel Mansell - My Autobiography:

CollinsWillow, 1995: First edition in excellent condition throughout with dust jacket. Price unclipped & no inscriptions with 351 pages. 7.00

1337. Parkinson, Michael: Sporting Fever:

Readers Union, 1975: Lovely condition throughout with dust jacket, price unclipped & no inscriptions. Articles on football, cricket, boxing etc 5.00

385. Richards, Sir Gordon: My Story.

Hodder & Stoughton, 1955. First Edition in blue cloth. Name inside, Boots Library sticker on front cover. 5.00

775. Turing, H.D: Where To Fish.

The Field, 1935. Green cloth cover, 438 pages plus several adverts and complete map. Usual wear, lovely Angling book. 20.00

386. Wilson, Julian: Lester Piggott, The Pictorial Biography.

Macdonald Press.1985. First Edition in dust jacket. Excellent condition throughout, price unclipped and no inscriptions. 7.00


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