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Sport
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Blood & Guts: Violence in Sport, Atyeo, Don
1 Atyeo, Don Blood & Guts: Violence in Sport
Stanmore, NSW Cassell Australia 1979 0709200005 / 9780709200000 First Hard Cover Very Good Good Octavo 
384 pp. Edgewear, including discolouration and short tears, to unclipped dustjacket. Front flap of dj is considerably creased. Faint yellowing and a few stains to edges of text block. Internally unmarked, solidly bound. Illustrated with b/w photos. Bibliography, index. "Sport has it all: pain and injury, death and destruction, blood and guts, in ever-increasing doses." 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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The Game: One Man, Nine Innings A Love Affair With Baseball, Benson, Robert
2 Benson, Robert The Game: One Man, Nine Innings A Love Affair With Baseball
New York J P Tarcher 2001 1585421014 / 9781585421015 First Hard Cover Fine Near Fine Octavo 
183pp. Dustjacket with very light edgwear and a little fading to spine panel. All else as new. "... brings baseball -- and baseball writing -- back to their proper scale and scope. This is a great book, especially for those of us more at ease in the bleachers than a sky box." -- Paul Dickson, author of The Joy of Keeping Score. 
Price: 10.00 AUD
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3 Bockris, Victor Muhammad Ali in Fighter's Heaven
London Arrow Books 2000 0099410842 / 9780099410843 Later Edition Paperback Very Good + 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
127 pp. Slightest edgewear, otherwise as new. Copiously illustrated with b/w photos, stills. 
Price: 16.00 AUD
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4 Boon, David Under the Southern Cross: The Autobiography of David Boon
Sydney HarperCollins 1996 073225728X / 9780732257286 First Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
272 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, is unclipped but very slightly edgeworn. Boards are slightly worn at corners and ends of spine. Interior is as new. Plenty of colour and black-and-white photos. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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5 Cutler, Norman Behind the Australian Tests 1956
London Putnam 1956 First Hard Cover Good+ Good+ Small Octavo 
237 pp. Dustwrapper, now protected, has edgewear including small tears, tape reinforcement to base of spine. Price-clipped. Book has edgwear but interior is unwrinkled and tightly bound. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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6 Hughes, Robert A Jerk on One End - Reflections of a Mediocre Fisherman
London The Harville Press 1999 1860467032 / 9781860467035 First British Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
117pp. "Hughes now brings his wit, insight and critical eye to bear on the pastime that he loves best." Book and dustjacket in excellent condition. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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7 Jones, James P., and Kevin M. McCarthy The Gators and the Seminoles: Honor, Guts and Glory
Gainesville, Florida Maupin House 1993 0929895118 / 9780929895116 First Hard Cover Near Fine No Jacket 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
211 pp. History of the Florida Gators and Florida State Seminoles football teams. Illus. with b/w photos. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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Sportstech Revolutionary Fabrics, Fashion and Design, O'Mahoney, Marie, and Sarah E. Braddock
8 O'Mahoney, Marie, and Sarah E. Braddock Sportstech Revolutionary Fabrics, Fashion and Design
London Thames & Hudson 2002 0500510865 / 9780500510865 First Hard Cover Fine Fine Small 
192 pp. As new; in publisher's shrinkwrap. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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9 P.C. McIntosh Sport in Society
London C.A. Watts and Co. Ltd 1968 Reprint Hard Cover Very Good Fair 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
208pp. B&W plates section. Excellent condition internally, boards with only very light general wear. Dustjacket with moderate to heavy general and edgewear, with numerous small tears and creases, and some small missing portions along the edges. Dustjacket is price-clipped. 
Price: 25.00 AUD
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10 Pickering, David (ed.) Cassell's Sports Quotations
London Cassell 2002 0304362131 / 9780304362134 Later Edition Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
399 pp. Very slight edgewear. Upper and lower edges of text block a little scruffy. Internally as new. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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11 Smith, Curt Voices of the Game: The Acclaimed Chronicle of Baseball Radio and Television broadcasting- from 1921 to the Present
New York Fireside / Simon & Schuster 1992 0671738488 / 9780671738488 First Paperback Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
623 pp. Covers have edgewear, curling corners, a few dents. Faint blotches to fore-edge. Slight warping to first five or six pages. A few bent corners. Internally unmarked and solidly bound. Black-and-white photos. 
Price: 18.00 AUD
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12 Steen, Rob This Sporting Life: Cricket
United Kingdom David & Charles 2001 0715308513 / 9780715308516 First Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
184 pp. Dustwrapper is unclipped and now protected. Pictorial boards. Interior unmarked and tightly bound. Black-and-white and colour photos. Profiles of Alf Gover, David Sheppard, Brian Close, Don Bennett, Peter West, David Foot, Ali Bacher, John Harris, Byron Denning, and Geoffrey Gowland. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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13 Wertheim, L Jon Venus Envy: A Sensational Season Inside the Women's Tennis Tour
New York Harper Collins 2001 0060197749 / 9780060197742 First Hard Cover Very Good Good+ 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
225pp. Colour plates section. Remainder mark to bottom page edge. Boards with very light edgewear. Dustwrapper, unclipped, with some light general and edgewear. 
Price: 15.00 AUD
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14 Whimpress, Bernard Passport to Nowhere: Aborigines in Australian Cricket 1850-1939
Sydney Walla Walla Press 1999 0876718064 First Paperback Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
298 pp. Small crease to front cover, very slightly shopworn (spine sunned)., internally as new. Appendices, bibliography, index. Exhaustive history of Aboriginal cricket. Features case studies of Johnny Mullagh, Twopenny, Bullocky, Jack Marsh, Albert Henry and Eddie Gilbert. Charts, photographs. 
Price: 50.00 AUD
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