Home Independent Dealers
For those who care about books!  
 Other Areas
Advanced Search
Browse Book Categories
Antiques Collectibles
Browse by Dealer
Author Autographs
Author Awards
Author Biographies
Author Pseudonyms
Collecting Information
Glossary of Terms
Helpful Sites
Publisher Information
Customer Account
Account Log-out
Contact Us
About TomFolio
For Bookdealers
Code of Ethics
Secure Shopping
Privacy Statement
Legal Information
Become a Member
Members Only

 Search Items
By Author:

By Title:

By Keywords:


Advanced Search
Books, Periodicals, Ephemera Categories
Category: All Categories: Sports: Misc Sports
15 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
Arlott, John edited by David Rayvern Allen  
Arlott on Cricket: His Writings on the Game

Publisher: London: Collins Willow Books, 1984 1st ed..
308pp. hardback sm 4to: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [some age darkening on top & bottom edges; else a nice crisp copy] A fat collection of the iconic English writer and broadcaster Arlott's (1914-91) commentary on the game.

Appr.: | AUD 19.23 CAD 18.75 EUR 13.64 GBP 10.07 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 176.47 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 19907.
Order From Dealer
Birbalsingh, Frank  
The Rise of West Indian Cricket: From Colony to Nation

Publisher: St. John's (Antigua): Hansib,1996,.
Paper bound, 1st edition, illustrated with plates, 274pp inc. bibliography. Previous owner name blanked out inside front cover and 'withdrawn' stamp to title page else as new in card covers.

Appr.: | AUD 40.38 CAD 39.38 EUR 28.64 GBP 21.14 JPY 3,150.00 MXN 393.75 ZAR 370.59 

Purchase direct from: Item number: 9800.
Order From Dealer
Bolster, John, et al., Editors  
Sports Illustrated Greatest Pictures, Memorable Images from Sports History
Publisher: Time, Inc., New York, 1st Printing.
Near Fine paper over board hardback, NF DJ. Cover and DJ with minimal shelf wear, one corner bumped. Binding tight. End papers and pp are Fine, look unused. 4to, 176 pp with color and b/w photos. Because of the size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for mailing or for shipping outside the continental USA. ISBN# 1883013569

Appr.: | AUD 15.00 CAD 14.63 EUR 10.64 GBP 7.85 JPY 1,170.00 MXN 146.25 ZAR 137.65 

Purchase direct from: CRBooksellers. Item number: 6998.
Order From Dealer
Brayshaw, Ian  
The ABC of Cricket

Publisher: Sydney: Australian Broadcasting Corp., 1998 1st ed. thus of reissue..
110pp. illus. paperback: Fine [slight crease @ top front cover corner; else F] A reference handbook that includes a brief history of cricket, its laws and a description of Australia's major cricket grounds.

Appr.: | AUD 19.23 CAD 18.75 EUR 13.64 GBP 10.07 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 176.47 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 14246.
Order From Dealer
Cassidy, John and B.C. Rimbeaux with Diane Waller  
Juggling for the Complete Klutz (3rd ed.)

Publisher: Palo Alto: Klutz Press, 1988,.
ISBN: 0932592007 soft bound, 3rd edition, illustrated, 82pp. Very good.

Appr.: | AUD 4.56 CAD 4.45 EUR 3.24 GBP 2.39 JPY 356.00 MXN 44.50 ZAR 41.88 

Purchase direct from: Item number: 15093.
Order From Dealer
Fujino, Alison and Benjamin Ruhe  
The Stunt Kite Book

Publisher: Philadelphia: Running Press, 1989,.
ISBN: 0894716972 paper bound, 1st edition, oblong 8vo, illustrated, 110pp inc. glossary and index. Near fine.

Appr.: | AUD 8.65 CAD 8.44 EUR 6.14 GBP 4.53 JPY 675.00 MXN 84.38 ZAR 79.41 

Purchase direct from: Item number: 12938.
Order From Dealer
Great Quotations  
The All-Time Greatest Sports Quotes Volume One

Publisher: Lombard, IL: Great Quotations, Inc., 1984.
83pp. spiral ring-bound 24mo in stiff covers: near Fine [ink notes on last p.; else nrF] Pithy one-liners from various sporting types; e.g. Joe Adcock's famous line: "Trying to sneak a pitch past Hank Aaron is like trying to sneak the sun past a rooster."

Appr.: | AUD 3.83 CAD 3.74 EUR 2.72 GBP 2.01 JPY 299.00 MXN 37.38 ZAR 35.18 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 4161.
Order From Dealer
Hoffman, Bob  
Weight Lifting
Publisher: Strength & Health Publishing Co., 1968 York, PA.
Book. Book condition: Good. Trade paperback 8vo - over 7 - 9" tall "I am a weight lifter. I like weight lifting and weight lifters. Training with and the lifting of weights, which to me was at first a pleasurable form of exercise, an outlet for the competitive instinct all real men possess, a means of keeping fit in the shortest possible time, has become my life's work..Weight lifting is something that the busy man can find time to do. It is an exercise for the strongest, and for the frailest man or woman. It can be practiced at any hour of the day, and in any place where there is room enough to stretch out your arms. It builds the most magnificently formed men in the world. It builds great strength, super-health. It produces supermen, men who can star in every well-known sport. Advanced weight lifters enjoy life to its fullest. No aches or pains, no ills. Since I have been a weight lifter, I am a leading candidate for the title, 'the world's healthiest man.' Nop headaches, even minor aches and pains, indigestion or any physical inconvenience for many years. Before I learned of weight lifting I experienced a few physical irregularities..." Hoffman discusses weight lifting as both an exercise and as a sport, long recognized by the Olympics and in other national and international competitions. Well illustrated. 225 pages. Book is in GOOD condition. Paper wrappers.

Appr.: | AUD 25.64 CAD 25.00 EUR 18.18 GBP 13.42 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 235.29 

Purchase direct from: Lenny's Rare Books. Item number: 003468.
Order From Dealer
Lawrence, Eddie:  
Somerset County Cricket Club, Fifty of the Finest Matches.

Publisher: Stroud, Tempus Publishing, 2002. (1st Edition).
128pp with b/w photo illus and scorecards. "This book covers fifty of the most memorable first-class matches over the 110 years of Somerset CCC's history. Some matches have been chosen because they were great Somerset victories, others because they were closely-fought encounters which ended in either a well-earned draw or in narrow defeat. The touring sides are not forgotten, with the Indians' visit in 1946 and the Australians' in 1971 receiving deserved inclusion for rare victories against overseas opposition. From the matches at the end of the nineteenth century through to 2001, each of the fifty matches chosen can rightly be deemed a 'classic'. Some of the greatest moments in Somerset CCC's long history are recalled, as are many great cricketer who have played for the club, such as Sammy Woods, Jack White, Arthur Wellard, Harold Gimblett, Bill Alley and of course, the three legends, Viv Richards, Ian Botham, and Joel Garner. Carefully researched and selected by Eddie Lawrence, an Honourable Life Member of the club, each match is covered by a comprehensive match report and a scorcard. Over 100 pictures are included featuring the individuals and events on the pitch which make up this history of the club" Fine (new) cond trade paperback. 9 1/4 x 6 1/2 inches

Appr.: | AUD 11.92 CAD 11.63 EUR 8.45 GBP 6.00 JPY 930.00 MXN 116.25 ZAR 109.41 

Purchase direct from: Keeble Antiques. Item number: 4170.
Order From Dealer
Lovinger, Jay, Editor  
The Gospel According to ESPN: Saints, Saviors & Sinners
Publisher: Hyperion Books, New York, 2002.
VG- cloth hardback, gilt lettering, no DJ. Cover with a little edge wear, frayed where old sticker removed from front, some scuffs. Binding tight. One small spot on title page, otherwise end papers and pp are Near Fine. 4to, 245 pp with b/w and color illustrations. An interesting catalog of saints, sinner, saviors, not to mention demi-gods. Because of size and weight of the book(s), please contact us to arrange for mailing or for shipping outside the continental USA.

Appr.: | AUD 10.38 CAD 10.13 EUR 7.36 GBP 5.44 JPY 810.00 MXN 101.25 ZAR 95.29 

Purchase direct from: CRBooksellers. Item number: 8474.
Order From Dealer
Peskett, Roy, ed.  
The Best of Cricket: An anthology of stories, reports and quotes

Publisher: Feltham, UK: Newnes Books, 1985 3rd ptg..
239pp. hardback 8vo: near Fine in a near Fine dj [slight darkening of top & fore edges; else a nice crisp copy; dj = spine sunned; else nrF] A book for the cricket lover to dip into featuring the writing of contributors ranging from John Arlott to Ian Woodbridge.

Appr.: | AUD 12.76 CAD 12.44 EUR 9.05 GBP 6.68 JPY 995.00 MXN 124.38 ZAR 117.06 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 19920.
Order From Dealer
Raleigh, Duane  
Ice: Tools and Technique

Publisher: Carbondale: Elk Mountain Press, 1985,.
ISBN: 1887216006 paper bound, illustrated throughout, 120pp inc. index. Gift inscription to title page else Fine.

Appr.: | AUD 11.49 CAD 11.20 EUR 8.15 GBP 6.01 JPY 896.00 MXN 112.00 ZAR 105.41 

Purchase direct from: Item number: 12896.
Order From Dealer
Ryder, Florence; Helen Russell; Marjorie Harris; Marion Broer; Evelyn Jennings; Gertrude Goss (Dorothy Ainsworth, editor  
Publisher: Philadelphia/London: WB Saunders (1955), 3rd printing 1960..
Third edition. The eight chapters cover Archery, Badminton, Bowling, Fencing, Golf, Riding, Swimming and Tennis. 375p: illustrations; 22cm. Index. 572g. Book: Very Good (clean and sound, light shelfwear). No dustjacket. Brown hardcover. Book condition: Very Good. Jacket condition: no dj.

Appr.: | AUD 12.82 CAD 12.50 EUR 9.09 GBP 6.71 JPY 1,000.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 117.65 

Purchase direct from: Canterbury Books. Item number: 1246.
Order From Dealer
The United States Field Hockey Association  
The Official Programme Eighth Conference and Tournament: International Federation of Women's Hockey Associations 1963
Publisher: The United States Field Hockey Association, 1963 Towson, MD.
Book. Book condition: Very Good. Soft cover 4to - over 9 - 12" tall This meeting and tournament was hosted by Goucher College in Towson, Maryland in June, 1963. The international membership includes teams from North America, Europe, Asia and Africa. Period advertising. Well illustrated with black-and-white photographs. 124 pages. Oversized softcover. Book is in VERY GOOD condition. Paper wrappers; stapled binding.

Appr.: | AUD 19.23 CAD 18.75 EUR 13.64 GBP 10.07 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 187.50 ZAR 176.47 

Purchase direct from: Lenny's Rare Books. Item number: 003741.
Order From Dealer
Woodburn, Bob with Karen Liota (illust.)  
The Instant Juggling Book

Publisher: N.p: Woodburn Life Balance Assoc., 1990,.
ISBN: 0969432402 soft bound, edition not stated, illustrated, 77pp. Corners fanned and a bit creased else very good.

Appr.: | AUD 2.60 CAD 2.54 EUR 1.85 GBP 1.36 JPY 203.00 MXN 25.38 ZAR 23.88 

Purchase direct from: Item number: 15094.
Order From Dealer

15 items found

Home   Contact Us   Bookdealers   Browse Books   Detailed Search   Antiques Collectibles   Privacy Statement   Shopping Cart

Copyright © 2000 - 2015 TomFolio is a registered
trademark of ABookCoOp, Inc. All rights reserved. Legal Information.