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(Anon).
Metropolitan Toronto Police Amateur Athletic Association. Centennial Book.
(N.p: N.p, N.d). First edition.
Quarto, blue cloth, pp. (79); illustrated. Fine (no dust jacket).
$16.50                          Book Number: 5618                         Order / Enquire



ARLOTT, John.
Fred. Portrait of a Fast Bowler.
London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, (1972). Fourth printing.
Very good in a spine-sunned dust jacket, with a large chip to the front panel.
$16.50                          Book Number: 6750                         Order / Enquire



AUSTIN, H.W.[Bunny] & Phyllis Konstam.
A Mixed Double.
London: Chatto & Windus, (1969). First edition.
Octavo, teal blue boards, pp. 264; illustrated. Review copy, with the Canadian distributor's slip laid in. Austin was a tennis player, a Davis Cup winner. Konstam, his wife, was an actress who appeared both on film and on stage. A very good copy, in a slightly worn, price-clipped, very good dust jacket.
$16.50                          Book Number: 5622                         Order / Enquire



BERMINGHAM, E.H. Editor.
Staunton's Chess-Player's Handbook.
London: George Bell & Sons, Ltd., 1929. Reprint of the revised edition of 1915.
Octavo, blue cloth, pp. xxiii, 543; illustrated with diagrams. This edition also has the chief variations from Staunton's Chess Praxis, and many [then] recent analyses and examples from modern master-play. Previous owner's gift inscription to front paste-down endpaper, very slight fraying to spine ends and corner tips else a very good copy. No dust jacket.
$16.50                          Book Number: 10937                         Order / Enquire



BLOSS, F. Donald.
Rate Yor Own Chess.
New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, (1972). First edition.
Oblong octavo, pictorial boards, pp. 205; illustrated. Slight wear to edges of covers, otherwise very good. No dust jacket.
$16.50                          Book Number: 11463                         Order / Enquire



BORDEN, Courtney. (Mrs. John Borden). Foreword by Mary Zeiss Stange.
Adventures In A Man's World: The Initiation of a Sportsman's Wife.
(Mechanicsburg): Stackpole Books, (2005). First of this edition.
Trade paperback format, pp. (xxi), 246; frontispiece illustration. A volume fromm the publisher's Sisters Of The Hunt series, reprinting classic hunting titles written by women. Fine.
$16.50                          Book Number: 14593                         Order / Enquire



BORDEN, Mrs. John. (Courtney). Foreword by Mary Zeiss Stange.
The Cruise of the Northern Light.
(Mechanicsburg): Stackpole Books, (2004). First of this edition.
Trade paperback format, pp. xxiii, 317; illustrated. A volume fromm the publisher's Sisters of The Hunt series, reprinting classic hunting titles written by women. Fine.
$16.50                          Book Number: 14598                         Order / Enquire



Bradley, Mary Hastings. Foreword by Mary Zeiss Stange.
On The Gorilla Trail.
(Mechanicsburg): Stackpole Books, (2005). First of this edition.
Trade paperback format, pp. xx, (270). illustrated. A volume fromm the publisher's Sisters of The Hunt series, reprinting classic hunting titles written by women. Fine.
$16.50                          Book Number: 14594                         Order / Enquire



Brandreth, Paul. Foreword by Robert Wegner. Afterword by Mary Zeiss Stange.
Trails of Enchantment.
(Mechanicsburg): Stackpole Books, (2003). First of this edition.
Trade paperback format, pp. xxxi, 322. illustrated. A volume fromm the publisher's Sisters of The Hunt series, reprinting classic hunting titles written by women. Fine.
$16.50                          Book Number: 14595                         Order / Enquire



(BRIDGE). N.a.
The Official System of Contract Bridge.
Philadelphia: John C. Winston, (N.d).
Octavo, gilt-stamped brown faux velvet, pp.vi, 236; illustrated with diagrams. Attractive period book. Some wear to gilt and covers, else very good.
$16.50                          Book Number: 10942                         Order / Enquire



DALTON, Prof. Frank Eugen.
Swimming Scientifically Taught. A Practical Manual for Young and Old.
New York: Funk & Wagnalls Company, 1912. First edition.
7 1/2 x 5 1/8", light brown cloth attractively blocked in gold, black, white and blue-green. Merchant's rubber-stamped address on endpapers, covers lightly rubbed, else very good. No dust jacket.
$110.00                          Book Number: 13769                         Order / Enquire



DIAZ-CANABATE, Antonio.
The World of Bullfighting.
Leon: Editorial Everest, (1971). English language edition.
Approximately 7" x 5", glossy pictorial boards, pp. 195, [2]; numerous illustrations in colour and b&w. The spine of the book has a slight lean and is a bit sun faded. The is rubbling along the edges of the covers and some loss of the publisher's lamination at the corner tips and spine ends, else a very good copy. No dust jacket.
$16.50                          Book Number: 12855                         Order / Enquire



DOCHERTY, Tommy.
The ABC of Soccer Sense. Strategy and Tactics Today.
New York: Arco, (1978). First American edition.
Near fine in dust jacket with slight edge wear.
$16.50                          Book Number: 5623                         Order / Enquire



DRISCOLL, David.
Jays Jazz. An Analysis of the 1986 Blue Jays.
London: (Self Published, 1986). First edition.
Approximately 8" x 7", card covers, pp. 136. Uncommon book on the Toronto Blue Jay baseball club. Some surface wear to the covers, else a very good, attractive copy.
$16.50                          Book Number: 11203                         Order / Enquire



EMERY, Alfred.
Chess of To-day. [Today].
London: Frank Hollings, 1924.
Small octavo, flexible cloth covers, pp. iv, (109), + [4] ads. Short tear in margin of contents page, covers rubbed, base of spine bumped and a little frayed, else about a very good copy.
$16.50                          Book Number: 11182                         Order / Enquire



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