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Facing Ali: The Opposition Weighs in, Brunt, Stephen
1 Brunt, Stephen Facing Ali: The Opposition Weighs in
London Sidgwick & Jackson Ltd 2002 0283073527 / 9780283073526 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
301pp. The story of fifteen famous fighters who faced Ali in the ring. A lovely clean, bright copy in unclipped jacket. Next post UK dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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Prince of the Ring: Naseem Hamed Story, Evans, Gavin
2 Evans, Gavin Prince of the Ring: Naseem Hamed Story
London Robson Books Ltd 1996 1861050216 / 9781861050212 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Clean, bright copy in an un-clipped d/w which shows slight curling. Unread copy - 279 pages including index. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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Shaw's Champions : G. B. S. and Prize Fighting from Cashel Byron to Gene Tunney, Green, Benny
3 Green, Benny Shaw's Champions : G. B. S. and Prize Fighting from Cashel Byron to Gene Tunney
London Elm Tree Books 1978 0241897351 / 9780241897355 First Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Looks at one of the most extraordinary aspects of even Shaw's bewilderingly variegated life. Clean square hardback in an unclipped d/w showing some shelfwear & tear - 210 pages including index. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 10.50 GBP
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The Big Punchers (SIGNED COPY ), Gutteridge, Reg
4 Gutteridge, Reg The Big Punchers (SIGNED COPY )
London Stanley Paul 1983 0091536405 / 9780091536404 First Edition - Second Impression Hard Back Very Good Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author & Subject
The journalist and TV commentator's lively collection of pieces profiling the most exciting and courageous of the poleaxe punchers. SIGNED by the author to the ffep with the inscription ''To Tommy Allen, Regards Reg Gutteridge'' This page also contains the SIGNATURES of Dick Turpin, Jackie Turpin, and Maurice Mancini. To the half-title page are SIGNED inscriptions - ''To Tommy Allen Best Wishes Mick O'Sullivan ?'' and ''To Tommy Allan Good luck Best Wishes Jimmy Grey?''. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 223 pages including career records. Slightly askew. 'Seconded' by Henry Cooper. 
Price: 150.00 GBP
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A Hurting Business, Healy, Thomas
5 Healy, Thomas A Hurting Business
London Picador 1996 0330334778 / 9780330334778 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Shows a side of sporting obsession we seldom see in print. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 214 pages including postscript. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 9.50 GBP
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The Last Great Fight : The Extraordinary Tale of Two Men and How One Fight Changed Their Lives Forever, Layden, Joe
6 Layden, Joe The Last Great Fight : The Extraordinary Tale of Two Men and How One Fight Changed Their Lives Forever
London JR Books 2008 1906217130 / 9781906217136 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall 
Compelling and classic account of shattered dreams and, ultimately, redemption. Clean, square hardback in an unclipped d/w - 308 pages including bibliography. Next post dispatch. 
Price: 12.50 GBP
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The Sweet Science, Liebling, A. J.
7 Liebling, A. J. The Sweet Science
London The Sportsmans Book Club 1958 Book Club Hard Back Good Good 12mo - over 6" - 7" tall 
Boxing-talk of fights and fighters down the ages. Scarce edition published over half-a-century ago and some pages slightly darkened with age else a clean square hardback in a d/w showing light shelfwear & tear - 256 pages. 
Price: 35.00 GBP
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The Boxing Companion: An Illustrated Guide to the Sweet Science, Obrien, Richard
8 Obrien, Richard The Boxing Companion: An Illustrated Guide to the Sweet Science
New York, NY, USA Friedman Group 1991 0792452976 / 9780792452973 Hard Cover Very Good Fair 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Looks at the world of boxing - its history, its heroes and the famous and formdable fights fought in the ring that have made world history. A very good clean hardback in dustwrapper which has internally repaired tears. 128 pages. Illustrated with b/w and colour photographs. 
Price: 17.50 GBP
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The Professionals ( SIGNED COPY ), Olver, Ron
9 Olver, Ron The Professionals ( SIGNED COPY )
Portsmouth, Hampshire Glenport Press 1983 First Edition Soft Cover Very Good 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall Signed by Author
Dedicated to all boxers, past and present, from the leading lights to the six-rounders. SIGNED by the author to the title page with the inscription 'To Tommy Allen with all good wishes to a great fight fan - Ron Olver.' Other SIGNED best wishes from George Daly, Al Marson, Joe Crickmar...- Appears privately printed - 183 pages. 
Price: 40.00 GBP
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The Prizefighters: An Intimate Look at Champions and Contenders, Schulman, Arlene
10 Schulman, Arlene The Prizefighters: An Intimate Look at Champions and Contenders
London Virgin Books 1995 1852275758 / 9781852275754 First British Edition Hard Cover Very Good Very Good 4to - over 9" - 12" tall 
Remarkable collection of simple, direct, and eloquent photographs which chronicles the life of the prizefighter - in and out of the ring, from boys in amateur contests and training, to contenders, to men who have won world championships and many millions of dollars. Foreword by Budd Schulberg. Light crease marks to last few pages. Clean, bright hardback in an unclipped d/w - 176 pages including index. 
Price: 10.00 GBP
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