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Image for Deer, Hare & Otter Hunting The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games & Pastimes Vol XXII (21)

Deer, Hare & Otter Hunting The Lonsdale Library of Sports, Games & Pastimes Vol XXII (21)

By: Adams, Ena; Brooke, Major-General Goffrey, Cameron, L.C.R.; The Earl of Coventry; Shackle, Major E.W.; Shepherd, C.B.; The Earl of Stradbroke; Thursby, Sir George, Bart; Wiggin, Colonel W.W.

Price: $27.00

Publisher: London, Seely, Service & Co. Ltd: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45444

Condition: Good


Mustard cloth boards with gilt Lonsdale crown insignia are grubby. Matching mustard buckram cloth spine with gilt titles bumped, board tips rubbed with a bit of cardboard showing. 255 pp heavy stock text clean and tight with 45 b/w photographs. Tidy name on fep of Joseph B. Wiley Jr. dated Dec. 1966. Mr. Wiley: Former Joint Master of Tewksbury Foot Bassets, Oldwick, NU, and involved with the Basset Club as well as The National Beagle Club for 50+ years. Section 1 on Be... View more info

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Tennis Guide

By: Amdur, Neil

Price: $15.00

Publisher: FL, Snibbe Publications: 1975

Edition: 6th Edition

Seller Id: 43631

Condition: Fine


Rare Publisher's Sample Copy 96 pp crisp, unread 6th edition glossy paperback. Text yellowed but not brittle. Rare salesman's sample with text on cover that describes how one can add their company name and details onto the book to give as promotional items. (see photo) View more info

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The Funniest Baseball Stories of the Century

By: Anderson, Scott

Price: $5.00

Publisher: CA, Price/Stern/Sloan: 1986

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 8092

ISBN: 0843105399

Condition: Near Fine


Very good first edition soft cover with light color loss at tips from storage, one micro spot of color loss on glossy cover, filled in with matching colored pencil, 48 pp text is crisp and bright w/faint occasional finger smudge in white margins. No names or tears. Funny baseball stories, jokes, anecdotes. View more info

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Southpaw Speed

By: Archibald, Joe

Price: $10.00

Publisher: PA, Macrae Smith Co.: 1965

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 22834

Condition: Very Good


Light shelf wear on lower board edges, text tight, tape marks on endpps. Original dj displays well in new mylar and has rear flap corner clipped. 173 pp. Youth baseball fiction. View more info

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Dear Dr. Jock The People's Guide to Sports and Fitness

By: Bachman, David C. M.D.; Preston, Marilynn

Price: $8.00

Publisher: NY, E. P. Dutton: 1980

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 13133

ISBN: 0525930663

Condition: Near Fine


Near fine first edition paperback with negligible wear at tips. Not ex-lib. 273 pp crisp and unmarked. Illust with photos and drawings. 4 chapters with a myriad of subtitles. 1. Get Hooked/ 2. Keep Going/ 3. Enjoy Your Sport, Play it Better/ 4. Know Your Body, Prevent Your Injuries. View more info

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Penn State 1980 Football Media Guide

By: Baker, Dave Editor

Price: $20.00

Publisher: PA, Pennsylvania State University: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 22696

Condition: Very Good


1st edition paperback showing light surface wear, innards tight, bright and unmarked. 192 p with player bios, game schedules and much more. View more info

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Outdoor World of Woods & Waters Virginia/Maryland. Vol 4 Issue 11 July 1992

By: Balita, Tony: Editor

Price: $18.00

Publisher: VA, F.T.B. Publishers Ltd.: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 44354

Condition: Good


Cocked 1st edition magazine with a few turned tips from improper storage. 63 pp includes adverts from local venues. Full of fishing stories, Area Reports, Tide Charts etc. Rare publication in good solid condition. No former owner's names, tears or soil. View more info

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Quarter-Back Bates

By: Barbour, Ralph Henry

Price: $6.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 18722

Condition: Fair


Orange cloth with black lettering and illustration of two footballs and old fashioned megaphone on frt board. Tips bumped and rubbed with spine ends frayed. Boards soiled with few indentaions along outer edges, front hinge cracked, text shaken but all pages holding fine. No date found, circa 1940. 294 pp with additional sports titles offered on several pages in rear. Vintage juvenile - teenage football fiction and despite it's flaws, is a charming item for decorating or ... View more info

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Merritt Leads The Nine

By: Barbour, Ralph Henry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: NY, D. Appleton-Century Co.: 1936

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 45373

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in orange cloth boards with black titles and image of batter at the plate on frt cov. Corners bumped and lightly rubbed. Name on fep, 256 pp crisp and clean with 4 b/w illustrations in the text. Early baseball story. View more info

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Gunnerman

By: Bigelow, Horatio; Foreword By Col. Harold P. Sheldon

Price: $65.00

Publisher: NY, The Derrydale Press: 1939

Edition: First Limited Edition

Seller Id: 20187

Condition: Very Good +


1st Limited edition hardcover. Corners bumped and lightly rubbed, spine ends a bit more so. Gilt vignette of hunter and dog on cover, somewhat dulled gilt on backstrip. 2" split in leather only (barely noticable) in front gutter. Tiny watermark on foot of page block. Innards fine. 246 pp. Un-numbered limited edition, sporting stories, game bird and deer hunting in the sporting south, includes a chapter on Archibald Rutledge and various recipes for game meats & sauces... View more info

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Pigeon Racing Gazette No 10 Vol 47 Oct 1991

By: Bishop, Roy Director

Price: $18.00

Publisher: England, Pigeon Racing Gazette: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 18729

Condition: Fine


1st edition magazine without address labels on covers. Lovely, crisp, unmarked condition. 35 pp. Color photo of Coronation King on cover. Negligible color loss at tips. Errata slip laid in along with a FL dealer business card. Articles include: "Old Hand' peruses a documentary on the principal parasitical maladies of the skin and feathers of the racing pigeon. Master Jonathan's Diary A young man's view of the sport by Jonathan Pratt. Mike Henley of Kingsteignton 1st... View more info

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Jimmy Makes the Varsity

By: Brooks, Jonathan

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Grosset & Dunlap: 1928

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 43560

Condition: Very Good


1st edition hardcover in red cloth boards which are bumped and discolored. Color illust endpps. 283 pp. Solid working copy. View more info

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From The Kill To The Package (Deer Hunting)

By: Bryant, Ken

Price: $28.00

Publisher: TX, HAD II Industries: 1982

Edition: Second Printing

Seller Id: 19449

Condition: As New


Rare 2nd printing paperback in wonderful condition. A very practical, water proof, tear proof, simple and easy to use 46 pp book completely illustrated, with instructions, drawings and actual colored photos for processing your deer in the field. Includes everything from hanging it up to wrapping up the steaks and a few recipes as well. View more info

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Hare Hunting and Harriers With Notices of Beagles and Basset Hounds The Hunting Library Vol. 1

By: Bryden, H. A.; Edited By F.G. Aflalo, F.R.G.S., F.Z.S.

Price: $30.00

Publisher: London, Grant Richards Ltd: 1903

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 15118

Condition: Very Good


Red cloth with bright gilt cross crops and hunt whips on slightly watermarked front board. 360 pp text tight and bright, tissue guarded frontis and many photographs within. Rear hinge tender but intact. Lovely first edition. View more info

Image for The Best of Buckmasters Vol 5 Series 1993 VHS Tape in Orig Box Deer Hunting

The Best of Buckmasters Vol 5 Series 1993 VHS Tape in Orig Box Deer Hunting

By: Buckmasters

Price: $15.00

Publisher: AL, Buckmasters LTD: 1994

Seller Id: 40678

Condition: Near Fine


NOT a former rental. Light color loss to original cardboard sleeve. Consists of ten shows. View more info

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The Mink and How To Trap Them

By: Butcher, O.L.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: NY, Privately Published:

Edition: Possible First

Seller Id: 39544

Condition: Very Good


32 pg b/w photo illustrated booklet by a lifelong mink trapper who shares his tips and secrets. Creased vertically, center fold of paper separated and laid in, all complete. No date listed, circa 1960. Good guide to trap any small fur animal. View more info

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Balance and Rhythm in Excercise

By: Carlquist, Maja; Amylong, Tora; Translated from the Swedish By Madeline Hamilton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: NY, The Viking Press: 1951

Edition: First American Edition

Seller Id: 23057

Condition: Very Good +


Tight bright 1st American edition hardcover with very light musty smell in chipped (now protected) illustrated dj. 144 pp. Profusely illustrated with line drawings and grids, this book offers instruction on leading children through exercises and activities designed to emphasize balance and rhythm. Translated from the Swedish by Madeleine Hamilton. View more info

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A Fisherman's Angles

By: Chalmers, Patrick R.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Country Life Ltd.: 1931

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39073

Condition: Very Good +


Lovely 1st edition hardcover in green cloth with an almost moire pattern is ruled in dark green with green titles. Extremities bumped, lower tips just rubbed through. Tasteful b/w woodblock style fish and frog bookplate on multicolored green/pink endpapers of Arthur F. Mead. Endpapers and pages lightly age toned at periphery but no unsightly foxing. 91 pps of text plus 22 glorious full page dry point plates, on matte ecru stock same as the heavy gage text, all were pre-s... View more info

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The Frequent Gun and A Little Fishing

By: Chalmers, Patrick R.

Price: $28.00

Publisher: London, Philip Allan & Co. Ltd: 1928

Edition: First Edition

Seller Id: 39076

Condition: Good +


First edition in green cloth covered boards with dull but legible gilt spine title. Cloth on backstrip and near gutters wrinkled but no evidence of moisture within. Tips bumped showing color loss but are not rubbed through. Tidy gift ded and add'l name on fep, second fep spine cracked at head. All pages tight and holding fine. Some foxing on endpps and in margin of second plate. Contains 3 tissue guarded full page b/w plates plus numerous line sketches within. 224 pp of ... View more info

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The Dog that Stole Football Plays

By: Christopher, Matt

Price: $5.00

Publisher: NY, Trumpet Club: 1993

Edition: 1st Edition

Seller Id: 19214

ISBN: 0440832241

Condition: Near Fine


Very light cover creases, 42 pp text fine. Story of a psychic Airedale named Harry who could read minds are along with his young owner are able to steal plays from the opposing football team. View more info