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My Health is Better in November. Thirty-Five Stories of Hunting and Fishing in the South.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Columbia. University of South Carolina Press. 1947., 8vo. 23cm, first edition, 284p., text drawings by Augusta Rembert Wittkowsky, maroon gilt decorated cloth, fine in edge worn good to very good jacket. Author's Signed Presentation Copy (gar). ~ A selection of hunting and fishing stories that originally appeared in outdoors magazines such as Field and Stream, Outdoor Life, Sports Afield, Hunting and Fishing, Outdoors. Havilah Babcock (1898-1964) was Professor of English at the University of South Carolina, an avid outdoorsman, and prolific contributor to outdoor magazines. Most of the stories take place in South Carolina.
|$150.00||Book Number: 38057||Order / Enquire|
Baily's Magazine of Sports and Pastimes.Vol.XLI.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. A.H.Baily & Co., 1883. 8vo. 21.5cm, iv,430p., engravedfrontis portrait & engraved title page, 6 engraved plates, incontemporary half black calf, raised bands, gilt titles, top spine panelwanting, worn at the edges, front board loose, internally fine (ds1) Volume 41 of a Victorian sporting series featuring fishing, hunting,cricket, yachting and horse racing.
|$40.00||Book Number: 5669||Order / Enquire|
BAULER, Henri et al.
75 ans de Football au Grand-Duche de Luxembourg 1908-1983.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Luxembourg. Federation Luxembourgeoise de Football. 1983., 29cm, 309p., plates and illustrations, linen with brown titles, a near fine copy (scs)
$75.00 Book Number: 25327 Order / Enquire
BEVIS, J.R. & J.A. Donovan
The Modern Rifle. Volume One. Practical Exterior Ballistics for Hunters and Marksmen.
Tenafly, New Jersey, U.S.A.: Spokane & Butte, Montana. The Authors. 1917., 12mo. 17cm, Volume One (all published). ,193,p., ads., 3 frontispiece plates, index, brick red cloth,some slight wear at the edges else very good to fine, (tgc). A comprehensive but simple practical application of every formula, with necessary tables, for the average rifleman to make his own calculations with accuracy in order to maintain efficiency with his own rifle.
$70.00 Book Number: 8817 Order / Enquire
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. The Derrydale Press.1939., 8vo. 23cm,xvii,246p., No.124 of a limited edition of 950 copies,frontis, title-page vignette, 31 illustrations, original pebbled grainred fabrikoid, gilt edging & illustration on front, very good to finecondition (gar). ~ Hunting sketches by American sportsman, "Rashe"Bigelow. Waterfowling in Virginia, South Carolina and Chesapeake Bay.With Foreword by Col. Harold P. Sheldon. Printed by Eugene V. Connett,founder of The Derrydale Press.
$100.00 Book Number: 35723 Order / Enquire
BRADY, Maurice (Compiled by)
Lawn Tennis Encyclopaedia.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Newton Abbot. David & Charles. 1969., 22cm, 221p., 26 illustrations (from photographs), index, grey cloth with gilt spine titles, a fine copy in a very good jacket (S3.7) Contains biographies of lawn tennis players, lists of tournmanet winners, etc.
$40.00 Book Number: 20823 Order / Enquire
Chesterville Lawn Bowling Club King's Birthday Tournament. Tuesday, June 23, 1936. [Portraits Illustration captioned]: A Happy Group at Chesterville].Two Competitions-Valuable Prizes.The Elimination System will beFollowed. Entrance Fee - $4.00 per Rink. G.W. Reaburn, President.A.O. Robertson, Secretary."
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Chesterville, Ontario. Record Print.1936., folio, 29 x 24cm, 1 page., orange card in publisher'sframe border, very good to fine condition. (On) A scarce OttawaValley broadside for an event in Chesterville, north Dundas County,Ontario. The "Happy Group" in the photograph would no doubt be themembers of the Chesterville Lawn Bowling Club.
|$100.00||Book Number: 36841||Order / Enquire|
Bob Broeg's Redbirds: A Century of Cardinals' Baseball. Introductions by Stan Musial and Jack Buck.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Saint Louis, Missouri. River City Publishers. 1981., 25.5cm, 219p., illustrations from photographs, illustrated boards (hardcover), inscribed by the author, a very good to fine copy (b22)
$40.00 Book Number: 28888 Order / Enquire
BRONSEN, Dr. Hugo H.
Sports Medicine: International Survey with Research Subject Index and Bibliography.
Washington, D.C. Abbe Publishers Association. 1983., 4to. 28cm, premier edition, 158p., bibliography, index of authors, blue fabrikoid, gilt titles, fine (ds11). An important medical reference bibliography with a very useful section on subject and research categories.
$35.00 Book Number: 13399 Order / Enquire
The Old Forest Ranger; or. Wild Sports of India on the Neilgherry Hills, inthe Jungles, and on the Plains.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: New York. Stringer & Townsend.1853., 8vo. 20cm, first American edition, engraved frontis plate& engraved vignette half-title and 4 engraved plates with tissueguards, elaborately blind and gilt decorated and illustration darkblue cloth, t.e.g., very good to fine copy A Scottish officer(pseud. "The Old Forest Ranger") in the service of the East IndiaCompany, writes of hunting tigers, boars, sambur, bison and bearsin central India. First published in London in 1842. With anIntroduction for this edition, by English sportswriter, HenryHerbert (pseud. Frank Forester).
|$200.00||Book Number: 36791||Order / Enquire|
CANADIAN Expeditionary Force
Canadian Corps Championships.France. Dominion Day. 1918.
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. [Privately Published]. Printed byJordan-Gaskell, Ltd. ., folio. 36.5 x 25cm, 31p., with 73 photographs, program of events, illustrated wraps, some chipping aong thebottom wrap fore-edge else a very good copy, rare. (cmt) Cooke p169. Avery scarce souvenir booklet of a field day held "somewhere" in Franceshortly after the end of World War One attended by an estimated 30,000including Sir Robert Borden and Lieut. Gen. Sir Arthur Currie. Twelve aerial photographs of the field are included, taken by Major RaymondCollishaw, Canadian fighter ace, who also gave a flying exhibition.Included is a list of event judges and officials along with lists of thewinners and their units and home-towns.
$249.99 Book Number: 31609 Order / Enquire
CHAUTAUQUA INSTITUTION]. PERIODICAL.
The Chautauqua Quarterly. Physical Education Edition. April, 1914. [Vol. XIV. No. 2].
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: Chautauqua, New York. Chautauqua Institution. 1914., 12mo, 19cm, 35p., with 9 photos, printed stapled wraps, some edge-wear, light soiling, very good (ds1). ~ An outline of courses for the Chautauqua School of Physical Education in 1914 : gymnastics, playground management, aquatics, outdoor games, anatomy, athletics. kinesiology, teaching methods, fencing and folk-dancing. Also included is a list of faculty and instructors with a table of tuition fees. Published on the fortieth anniversary of the Chautauqua Institution, 1874 -1914.
$25.00 Book Number: 32962 Order / Enquire
Fishing. With Contributions FromOther Authors. Salmon & Trout. (The Badminton Library of Sports andPastimes; series).
Ithaca, New York, U.S.A.: London. Longmans Green, and Co. 1901., thick12mo,19cm, 8th impression, xiii,[iv],481p., with 9 full page b/w illustrationsof paintings by C H Whymper and Conway Lloyd-Jones, numerous textillustrations (mainly flies, tackle, gear), index, in the originalpictorial decorated brown cloth, very good copy.
|$100.00||Book Number: 34342||Order / Enquire|
Trout-Fishing for the Beginner.
New York. Frederick A. Stokes Company. Nd., 19.5cm, xii,100p., diagrams, original green cloth with black titles, a very good copy (S3.9)
$30.00 Book Number: 20024 Order / Enquire
All in the Game. Memoirs of the Ring and other Sporting Experiences.
London. Methuen & Co. 1935., 22cm, xii,322p., 8p.ads, frontis portrait (A.F. Bettinson 'Father of Modern Boxing'), 30 illustrations, green cloth, gilt spine titles, slightly musty and binding slight dust worn but a good sound working copy (s3.90. - The autobiography of an English sporting life particularly in the boxing. The author was a judge and referee for the National Sporting Club as well as boxing professionally. He describes many of the British boxing greats: Fitzsimmons, Driscoll, Jackson, Collins, May, Bowker - as well as writing of his Royal Air Force service in World War One in the Handley Page bomber.
$31.50 Book Number: 18879 Order / Enquire