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Category: All Categories: Sports: Signed Sports
19 items found.   List items by:   Author     Title     Publisher
1.
Bisher, Furman  
Face to Face (signed)

Publisher: Champaign, IL: Sports Publishing, 2005 1st ed..
SIGNED on title p. by author. 229pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover. A collection of some 28 of the long-time Atlanta sportswriter Bisher's (1918-2012) interviews with sports personalities ranging from Shoeless Joe Jackson to Joe Torre, from Bobby Jones to Jack Nicklaus.

Appr.: | AUD 40.00 CAD 39.47 EUR 27.27 GBP 22.90 JPY 3,000.00 MXN 500.00 ZAR 428.57 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 19021.
    
US$30.00
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2.
Blount, Roy Jr.  
About Three Bricks Shy of a Load: A Highly Irregular Lowdown on the Year the Pittsburgh Steelers Were Super but Missed the Bowl (signed)

Publisher: Boston: Little, Brown/Sports Illustrated Books, 1974 1st ed..
SIGNED on ffep by author. 310pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Fine/no dj. A collectible signed copy of prolific humorous Blount's first book, published when he wore the hat of a sportswriter. Lacks the dust jacket.

Appr.: | AUD 60.00 CAD 59.21 EUR 40.91 GBP 34.35 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 642.86 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 17668.
    
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3.
Castiglione, Joe with Douglas B. Lyons (to Skip Caray)  
Broadcast Rites and Sites: I Saw It on the Radio with the Boston Red Sox (inscribed association copy)

Publisher: Lanham, MD: Taylor Trade Publishing, 2004 1st ed..
INSCRIBED warmly on half-title p. to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Skip Caray. 346pp. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover. A baseball announcer’s autobiography describing his career covering the Cleveland Indians and Boston Red Sox, inscribed to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Caray (1939-2008). Castiglione (b. 1947) joined the Red Sox broadcast team in 1983.

Appr.: | AUD 33.33 CAD 32.89 EUR 22.73 GBP 19.08 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 416.67 ZAR 357.14 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 14551.
    
US$25.00
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4.
Clifford, Craig & Randolph M. Feezell (to Joe Simpson)  
Coaching for Character: Reclaiming the Principles of Sportsmanship (inscribed association copy)

Publisher: Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics Publishers, 1997 1st ed..
INSCRIBED on title p. to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Joe Simpson by Ralph Feezell 111pp. illus. paperback 8vo: Fine.

Appr.: | AUD 20.00 CAD 19.74 EUR 13.64 GBP 11.45 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 214.29 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 14564.
    
US$15.00
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5.
Cottrell, Stan w/intro. by Ruth Bell Graham  
No Mountain Too High (inscribed)

Publisher: Old Tappan, NJ: Revell, 1984 1st ed..
INSCRIBED by author on half-title p. along w/stick figure drawing of a runner. 221pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj.

Appr.: | AUD 13.27 CAD 13.09 EUR 9.05 GBP 7.60 JPY 995.00 MXN 165.83 ZAR 142.14 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 17979.
    
US$9.95
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6.
Cromartie, Bill  
Clean Old-Fashioned Hate 7th Edition (inscribed to Kim King)

Publisher: Atlanta: Gridiron Publishers, 2000 7th ptg..
INSCRIBED on title p. by author. 611pp. illus. white cloth tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [dj = nicked @ a top corner; else F] A crisp exceptional association copy of this popular history of the Georgia-Georgia Tech football rivalry that dates back to 1893. Author’s inscription reads, “To Kim King, a great player in this great rivalry. Best wishes, Bill Cromartie.” Atlantan Kim King (1945-2004), the “Young Lefthander,” as dubbed by his broadcast partner Al Ciraldo (1921-97), was a legendary figure in the annals of Georgia Tech football, both on the field and in the radio booth.

Appr.: | AUD 133.33 CAD 131.58 EUR 90.91 GBP 76.34 JPY 10,000.00 MXN 1,666.67 ZAR 1,428.57 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 16986.
    
US$100.00
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7.
Curry, Bill  
Ten Men You Meet in the Huddle: Lessons From a Football Life (inscribed)

Publisher: New York: ESPN Books, 2008 1st ed..
INSCRIBED on title p. by author. 343pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover. A football memoir recalling the author's remembrance of such characters as Bobby Dodd, Vince Lombardi, Bart Starr, Don Shula, Johnny Unitas, George Plimpton, et al.

Appr.: | AUD 100.00 CAD 98.68 EUR 68.18 GBP 57.25 JPY 7,500.00 MXN 1,250.00 ZAR 1,071.43 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 21201.
    
US$75.00
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8.
Dooley, Vincent J. with Tony Barnhart (Vince)  
Dooley: My 40 Years at Georgia (inscribed)

Publisher: Chicago: Triumph Books, 2005..
INSCRIBED boldly by Dooley on ffep. 252pp. illus. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [a light top corner bump; else F]

Appr.: | AUD 60.00 CAD 59.21 EUR 40.91 GBP 34.35 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 642.86 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 20545.
    
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9.
Hawkins, Alex (to Skip Caray)  
Then Came Brain Damage: Life (?) after Pro Football (inscribed association copy)

Publisher: Atlanta: Longstreet Press, 1991 1st ed..
INSCRIBED on title p. to Atlanta Braves broadnear caster Skip Caray. 275pp. hardback tall 8vo: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [small patch top edge near spine where publisher’s glue has left a gummed spot; else F] A humorous post-NFL memoir by former Colts and Falcons player Alex Hawkins (b. 1937, inscribed to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Caray (1939-2008).

Appr.: | AUD 60.00 CAD 59.21 EUR 40.91 GBP 34.35 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 642.86 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 14557.
    
US$45.00
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10.
Major, John  
More Than a Game: The Story of Cricket's Early Years
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Publisher: HarperCollins UK, Hammersmith, London, 2007.
ISBN: 9780007183647 Signed Hardcover. Condition: near fine/near fine SIGNED by author on title page. Dark blue cloth boards with gilt titling on spine. Binding square and tight. Interior otherwise unmarked. Unpriceclipped DJ is bright with sharp edges. 8vo. "BOOK INFO: The former Prime Minister examines the game of cricket from its origins up to the beginning of the 20th century. It is a story rich in anecdote and colourful characters, revealing that many of the most cherished and widely held beliefs about cricket?s origins are based on little more than myth; he also examines the social changes that affected both the game and the wider society. Color illustrations in three glossy 8-pg. sections.". Language: English. Pages: 448

Appr.: | AUD 86.67 CAD 85.53 EUR 59.09 GBP 49.62 JPY 6,500.00 MXN 1,083.33 ZAR 928.57 

Purchase direct from: Quadrant Book Mart. Item number: 12290.
    
US$65.00
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11.
McCarver, Tim with Danny Peary  
Tim McCarver's Baseball for Brain Surgeons and Other Fans: Understanding and Interpreting the Game So You Can Watch It Like a Pro (inscribed)

Publisher: New York: Villard, 1998 reprint..
INSCRIBED on half-title p. by McCarver. 344pp. hardback sm 4to: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart cover [hint of age browning to fore edge; else F]

Appr.: | AUD 26.67 CAD 26.32 EUR 18.18 GBP 15.27 JPY 2,000.00 MXN 333.33 ZAR 285.71 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 15306.
    
US$20.00
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12.
Murphy, Dale with Chris Patton & intro. by Furman Bisher  
Ask Dale Murphy: Advice to Young Baseball Players by the All-Star Centerfielder of the Atlanta Braves (inscribed)

Publisher: Chapel Hill/Dallas: Algonquin/Taylor, 1987 1st ed..
INSCRIBED boldly on half-title p. "Best wishes [to ///]! Dale Murphy." 102pp. illustrated. paperback sm 4to: near Fine [bit of age browning top edge; else a nice crisp copy] Includes over four dozen photos of Murph from youth to the Bigs. A very nice inscribed copy by one of Major League baseball's class acts.

Appr.: | AUD 133.33 CAD 131.58 EUR 90.91 GBP 76.34 JPY 10,000.00 MXN 1,666.67 ZAR 1,428.57 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 5656.
    
US$100.00
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13.
Niekro, Phil and Joe with Ken Picking  
The Niekro Files: The Uncensored Letters of Baseball's Most Notorious Brothers (signed)

Publisher: Chicago: Contemporary Books, 1988..
INSCRIBED on ffep by Joe Niekro & signed beneath by his brother Phil Niekro under “and me too.” 227pp. hardback 8vo: Very Good in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [text is completely age browned owing to acidic publisher’s paper; else VG] Hall of Fame pitcher Phil Niekro (b. 1939) was THE face of the Atlanta Braves between the Hank Aaron and the Dale Murphy eras. Joe Niekro (1944-2006) pitched for the 1987 World Series champion Minnesota Twins. The publisher, Contemporary Books, did not indicate edition numbers on any of its titles during this era.

Appr.: | AUD 166.67 CAD 164.47 EUR 113.64 GBP 95.42 JPY 12,500.00 MXN 2,083.33 ZAR 1,785.71 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 4935.
    
US$125.00
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14.
Plimpton, George (on Hank Aaron)  
One for the Record: The inside story of Hank Aaron's chase for the home-run record (inscribed)

Publisher: New York: Harper & Row..
INSCRIBED ffep by author. 153pp. illus. hardback 8vo: Very Good in a Very Good+ dj in Brodart poly cover [small scuffed patch on back cover where cover paper has torn; some age browning; else VG; dj = nicked @ spine head; torn @ spine tail; else VG] A thinking sportsman’s view of the Hammer’s record setting run in 1973-74. George Plimpton (1927-2003) founded The Paris Review.

Appr.: | AUD 126.67 CAD 125.00 EUR 86.36 GBP 72.52 JPY 9,500.00 MXN 1,583.33 ZAR 1,357.14 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 6897.
    
US$95.00
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15.
Proctor, J. Channing  
Seasoned Rookie (inscribed association copy)

Publisher: privately issued, 2002 1st ed..
INSCRIBED warmly on front pastedown to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Skip Caray. 297pp. red cloth 8vo: Fine/no dj as issued. A baseball novel presented to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Caray (1939-2008). Typed letter from the author’s father to Cary is laid in.

Appr.: | AUD 33.33 CAD 32.89 EUR 22.73 GBP 19.08 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 416.67 ZAR 357.14 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 14546.
    
US$25.00
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16.
Rigsby, Scott with Jenna Glatzer  
UnThinkable: The True Story about the First Double Amputee to Complete the World-Famous Hawaiian Ironman Triathlon (inscribed)

Publisher: Carol Stream, IL: Tyndale House, 2009 1st ed..
INSCRIBED by author on ffep in a long inscription. 273pp. illus. hardback 8vo in pictorial boards: Fine/no dj [hint of age browning; a turned page corner; else F]

Appr.: | AUD 10.00 CAD 9.87 EUR 6.82 GBP 5.73 JPY 750.00 MXN 125.00 ZAR 107.14 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 18038.
    
US$7.50
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17.
Rodgers, Bill with Scott Douglas, Frank Shorter & Joan Benoit Samuelson  
Bill Rodgers’ Lifetime Running Plan: Definitive Programs for Runners of All Ages and Levels (inscribed w/bonus inscribed photograph)

Publisher: New York: HarperCollins, 1996 2nd ptg..
INSCRIBED ffep by author. 254pp. illus. hardback sm 4to: near Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover [few of tiny tiny foxed spots top & fore edges; else nrF] Foreword by Frank Shorter plus special advice for women runners from Joan Benoit Samuelson. 6x9-in. color photo of “Boston Billy” in running gear and inscribed by him is also laid in.

Appr.: | AUD 60.00 CAD 59.21 EUR 40.91 GBP 34.35 JPY 4,500.00 MXN 750.00 ZAR 642.86 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 4993.
    
US$45.00
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18.
St. John, Warren  
Outcasts United: A Refugee Soccer Team, an American Town

Publisher: New York: Spiegel & Grau, 2009 1st ed..
SIGNED by 26 Fugee team members. 307pp. hardback sm 4to: Fine in a Fine dj in Brodart poly cover. The remarkable story of a youth soccer team in Clarkston, Georgia, made up of refugee children. This is an unusual copy in that 26 members of the Fugees team of the book's storyhave signed in various colors of ink. It is NOT signed by the author, however.

Appr.: | AUD 33.33 CAD 32.89 EUR 22.73 GBP 19.08 JPY 2,500.00 MXN 416.67 ZAR 357.14 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 20684.
    
US$25.00
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19.
Thrift, Syd & Barry Shapiro  
The Game According to Syd: The Theories and Teachings of Baseball's Leading Innovator (inscribed association copy)

Publisher: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1990 1st ed..
INSCRIBED on ffep to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Skip Caray by Syd Thrift. 304pp. hardback 8vo: near Fine/no dj. A baseball memoir inscribed to Atlanta Braves broadcaster Caray (1939-2008).

Appr.: | AUD 20.00 CAD 19.74 EUR 13.64 GBP 11.45 JPY 1,500.00 MXN 250.00 ZAR 214.29 

Purchase direct from: Auldfarran Books, IOBA. Item number: 14580.
    
US$15.00
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